Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 9th Aug 2012 20:31 UTC, submitted by Jarle Anfinsen
Qt Digia has announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire the Qt software technologies and Qt business from Nokia. Digia has sent a letter to the KDE team that it intends to pretty much continue what Trolltech and Nokia built up, so not a whole lot ought to change for KDE - luckily.
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RE[4]: Digia VS Trolltech
by shmerl on Sun 12th Aug 2012 02:47 UTC in reply to "RE[3]: Digia VS Trolltech"
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I'd guess it will be free as now, and Digia isn't going to change the status quo and their mode of balancing commercial and free licenses. Making Qt SDK / Qt Creator non free will momentarily cause a community fork, complicating the whole thing. I doubt Digia wants that.

Edited 2012-08-12 02:47 UTC

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