[PATCH 27/27] ARM: mvebu: armada-xp-synology-ds414: Relicense the device tree under GPLv2+/X11
arno at natisbad.org
Mon Dec 15 09:59:24 PST 2014
Gregory CLEMENT <gregory.clement at free-electrons.com> writes:
> The current GPL only licensing on the device tree makes it very
> impractical for other software components licensed under another
> In order to make it easier for them to reuse our device trees,
> relicense our device trees under a GPL/X11 dual-license.
> Cc: Arnaud Ebalard <arno at natisbad.org>
> Signed-off-by: Gregory CLEMENT <gregory.clement at free-electrons.com>
Acked-by: Arnaud Ebalard <arno at natisbad.org>
> arch/arm/boot/dts/armada-xp-synology-ds414.dts | 41 +++++++++++++++++++++++---
> 1 file changed, 37 insertions(+), 4 deletions(-)
> diff --git a/arch/arm/boot/dts/armada-xp-synology-ds414.dts b/arch/arm/boot/dts/armada-xp-synology-ds414.dts
> index 749fdba5a642..e9fb225169aa 100644
> --- a/arch/arm/boot/dts/armada-xp-synology-ds414.dts
> +++ b/arch/arm/boot/dts/armada-xp-synology-ds414.dts
> @@ -3,10 +3,43 @@
> * Copyright (C) 2014, Arnaud EBALARD <arno at natisbad.org>
> - * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or
> - * modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License
> - * as published by the Free Software Foundation; either version
> - * 2 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.
> + * This file is dual-licensed: you can use it either under the terms
> + * of the GPL or the X11 license, at your option. Note that this dual
> + * licensing only applies to this file, and not this project as a
> + * whole.
> + *
> + * a) This file is free software; you can redistribute it and/or
> + * modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as
> + * published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the
> + * License, or (at your option) any later version.
> + *
> + * This file is distributed in the hope that it will be useful
> + * but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
> + * MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the
> + * GNU General Public License for more details.
> + *
> + * Or, alternatively
> + *
> + * b) Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person
> + * obtaining a copy of this software and associated documentation
> + * files (the "Software"), to deal in the Software without
> + * restriction, including without limitation the rights to use
> + * copy, modify, merge, publish, distribute, sublicense, and/or
> + * sell copies of the Software, and to permit persons to whom the
> + * Software is furnished to do so, subject to the following
> + * conditions:
> + *
> + * The above copyright notice and this permission notice shall be
> + * included in all copies or substantial portions of the Software.
> + *
> + * THE SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED , WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND
> + * EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE WARRANTIES
> + * OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND
> + * NONINFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE AUTHORS OR COPYRIGHT
> + * HOLDERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY CLAIM, DAMAGES OR OTHER LIABILITY
> + * WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE, ARISING
> + * FROM, OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SOFTWARE OR THE USE OR
> + * OTHER DEALINGS IN THE SOFTWARE.
> * Note: this Device Tree assumes that the bootloader has remapped the
> * internal registers to 0xf1000000 (instead of the old 0xd0000000).
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