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FreeRTOS+TCP license

Posted by sgjesse on June 2, 2016

On the FreeRTOS+TCP license page it says:

FreeRTOS+TCP can be used under the terms of the FreeRTOS Open Source License when it is used on the following microcontroller or processor families.

Atmel SAM family Xilinx Zynq ST STM32 family More soon!

What is the reason for limiting the microcontroller families for which FreeRTOS+TCP can be used under the FreeRTOS Open Source License, and not GPL? What is the process for getting more microcontroller families on the list (the More soon! part)?

Regards, Søren


FreeRTOS+TCP license

Posted by rtel on June 2, 2016

It's a matter of time - things are very busy at the moment.


FreeRTOS+TCP license

Posted by jordiblasi on July 6, 2016

Just for my understanding, Intel Galileo Gen2 cannot be connected to the network with FreeRTOS+TCP? Or it is just a Licensing and support matter?

Thanks,

Jordi


FreeRTOS+TCP license

Posted by rtel on July 6, 2016

FreeRTOS+TCP can be used on any hardware - if you write a driver for the Galileo then you can use FreeRTOS+TCP under its default GPL license rather than the FreeRTOS open source license.


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