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I need to use a group of Java classes licensed under the Mozilla Public License. I want to close the source code of my application. Is it possible without charging a fee for the MPL classes?

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This would appear to be a legal question, not programming. It might be worth asking on Programmers' Stack Exchange, or Start-ups, maybe. –  David Thomas Feb 27 '11 at 14:11
    
Did you write those classes under the MPL? –  user1249 Feb 27 '11 at 14:51
    
@Thor: It seems he's using a library released under the MPL in a closed source application he's building. I don't think he wrote the classes he's using. –  Sergio Feb 27 '11 at 14:57
    
@Sergio, I would guess so too, but it is necessary to be certain. –  user1249 Feb 27 '11 at 15:01

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Yes, you may use the MPL classes in your closed source application, however, any changes you make to the MPL classes must be released.

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