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Licensing question: BIRT using com.lowagie.text v2.1.7 (aka iText)

Hello everyone,


 


I notice the BIRT runtime v4.6 uses com.lowagie.text_2.1.7_v201601250100.jar.  


 


There's a somewhat confusing re-branding of Lowagie and iText but I believe they're the same product.  On the iText site, there is a post that addresses using iText versions prior to their transition from open source to an AGPL license:


 


https://developers.itextpdf.com/question/versions-older-than-5


 


Is this of any concern? Should I be worried about using BIRT in my project?


 


Thanks in advance for any info


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