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Matt Mullenweg: The Wix Mobile App, a WordPress Joint

ma.tt | Oct. 28, 2016 | 4 min read

That moment when one of your biggest proprietary competitors uses your Open Source code...

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Vladimir Prelovac

Exactly the same moment many of us using GPL have experienced. Competitors using your code without attribution is nothing new. Just be better than them in everything you do.

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Matt Cromwell

Except that Wix implemented it into a non-open, non-GPL product. That's a direct violation. And it's Matt's job to defend that in this case.

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Vladimir Prelovac

Non-attribution is direct violation too. Everything that violates GPL license is direct violation. Just saying many people have been in Matt's shoes, it is nothing new.

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