Licenses Used in Qt

Qt contains some code that is not provided under the GNU Lesser General Public License (LGPL) or the Qt Commercial License, but rather under specific licenses from the original authors.

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Third-party Licenses

The following table lists parts (modules) of Qt that incorporate code licensed under third-party open-source licenses:

Qt Core

Data Compression Library (zlib), version 1.2.11

Zlib License

Easing Equations by Robert Penner

BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License

Efficient Binary-Decimal and Decimal-Binary Conversion Routines for IEEE Doubles, version 3.1.5

BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License

FreeBSD strtoll and strtoull, version 18b29f3fb8abee5d57ed8f4a44f806bec7e0eeff

BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License

KWin, version 5.13.4

BSD-3-Clause

MD4

Public Domain

MD5

Public Domain

PCRE2 - Stack-less Just-In-Time Compiler, version 10.34

BSD 2-clause "Simplified" License

PCRE2, version 10.34

BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License

QEventDispatcher on macOS

BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License

Secure Hash Algorithm SHA-1

Public Domain

Secure Hash Algorithm SHA-3 - Keccak, version 3.2

Creative Commons Zero v1.0 Universal

Secure Hash Algorithm SHA-3 - brg_endian, version https://github.com/BrianGladman/sha/ commit 4b9e13ead2c5b5e41ca27c65de4dd69ae0bac228

BSD 2-clause "Simplified" License

Secure Hash Algorithms SHA-384 and SHA-512

BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License

Text Codec: EUC-JP

BSD 2-clause "Simplified" License

Text Codec: EUC-KR

BSD 2-clause "Simplified" License

Text Codec: GBK

BSD 2-clause "Simplified" License

Text Codec: ISO 2022-JP (JIS)

BSD 2-clause "Simplified" License

Text Codec: Shift-JIS

BSD 2-clause "Simplified" License

Text Codec: TSCII

BSD 2-clause "Simplified" License

Text Codecs: Big5, Big5-HKSCS

BSD 2-clause "Simplified" License

The Public Suffix List, version b880425f09bca902da412bdece4f68e942f3a23b, fetched on 2020-03-13

Mozilla Public License 2.0

TinyCBOR, version 0.6+patches

MIT License

Unicode Character Database (UCD), version 26

Unicode License Agreement - Data Files and Software (2016)

Unicode Common Locale Data Repository (CLDR), version v36

Unicode License Agreement - Data Files and Software (2016)

extra-cmake-modules, version 5.50.0

BSD-3-Clause

forkfd

MIT License

Qt D-Bus

libdus-1 headers, version dbus-1.13.12

Academic Free License v2.1, or GNU General Public License v2.0 or later

Qt GUI

ANGLE Library, version chromium/3280

BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License

ANGLE: Array Bounds Clamper for WebKit

BSD 2-clause "Simplified" License

ANGLE: Murmurhash

Public Domain

ANGLE: Systeminfo

BSD 2-clause "Simplified" License

ANGLE: trace_event

BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License

Adobe Glyph List For New Fonts, version 1.7

BSD 3-Clause "New" or "Revised" License

Anti-aliasing rasterizer from FreeType 2

Freetype Project License or GNU General Public License v2.0 only

Bitstream Vera Font, version 1.10

Bitstream Vera Font License

Cocoa Platform Plugin

BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License

DejaVu Fonts, version 2.37

Bitstream Vera Font License

Freetype 2 - Bitmap Distribution Format (BDF) support

MIT License

Freetype 2 - Portable Compiled Format (PCF) support

MIT License

Freetype 2 - zlib

Zlib License

Freetype 2, version 2.10.1

Freetype Project License or GNU General Public License v2.0 only

HarfBuzz-NG, version 2.6.4

MIT License

IAccessible2 IDL Specification, version 1.3.0

BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License

LibJPEG-turbo, version 2.0.3

Independent JPEG Group License

LibPNG, version 1.6.37

Libpng License and libpng License 2

MD4C, version 0.4.3

MIT License

Native Style for Android

Apache License 2.0

OpenGL ES 2 Headers, version Revision 27673

MIT License

OpenGL Headers, version Revision 27684

MIT License

Pixman, version 0.17.12

MIT License

Smooth Scaling Algorithm

BSD 2-clause "Simplified" License and Imlib2 License

Vulkan API Registry, version 1.0.39

MIT License

Vulkan Memory Allocator, version 2.2.0

MIT License

WebGradients

MIT License

Wintab API

Custom License

X Server helper

X11 License and Historical Permission Notice and Disclaimer

XCB-XInput

MIT License

sRGB color profile icc file

International Color Consortium License

Qt Image Formats

TIFF Software Distribution (libtiff), version 4.1.0

Libtiff License

WebP (libwebp), version 1.0.3

BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License

Qt QML

JavaScriptCore Macro Assembler

BSD 2-clause "Simplified" License

Qt Quick 3D

Open Asset Import Library, version 5.0.1

BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" Licensee

Qt Quick Controls

Qt SQL

SQLite, version 3.31.1

Public Domain

Qt SVG

XSVG

MIT "Old Style" License

Qt Test

Cycle

MIT License

Linux Performance Events, version 3.7

GNU General Public License v2.0 only with Linux Syscall Note

Valgrind, version 3.14.0

BSD 4-clause "Original" or "Old" License

Qt Virtual Keyboard

Lipi Toolkit, version 4.0.0

MIT License

OpenWnn

Apache License 2.0

PinyinIME

Apache License 2.0

Traditional Chinese IME (tcime)

Apache License 2.0 and BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License

Shader Tools

Additional Information

The following table lists related documents, such as information about Trademarks and other licenses used in parts of Qt.

Android GNU C++ Run-time Licensing

Provides additional information about the licensing of run-time dependencies of Qt for Android

LLVM Attribution

University of Illinois/NCSA Open Source License, BSD licenses

License Changes

Information about changes of licenses in Qt and Third Party Modules

Macros for Building with CMake

BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License

Mesa llvmpipe

MIT License

Notes about PDF Licensing

Details of restrictions on the use of PDF-related trademarks

Open Source Licensing of Qt

Information about open source licensing of Qt.

The Active Qt framework

Commercial and BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License.

The QtOpenGLExtensions Library

Commercial and BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License.

The qtmain Library

Commercial and BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License.

Trademarks

Information about trademarks owned by The Qt Company and other organizations.

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