[PATCH v2 4/4] ARM: dts: imx6q-cm-fx6: Relicense under GPLv2/X11
grinberg at compulab.co.il
Mon Jun 6 00:53:26 PDT 2016
On 06/05/2016 09:26 PM, christopher.spinrath at rwth-aachen.de wrote:
> From: Christopher Spinrath <christopher.spinrath at rwth-aachen.de>
> GPLv2-only devicetrees make reuse difficult for software components
> licensed under a different license. In particular, the Utilite Pro
> devicetree file (which includes on imx6q-cm-fx5.dts) is already dual
That's a downgrade ;-)
With the above fixed, please add my ack below.
> licensed under GPLv2/X11.
> Hence, relicense imx6q-cm-fx6.dts under GPLv2/X11 dual license.
Off topic of this patch, I think SPDX works much better than having
this huge license "hat" in each file.
> Signed-off-by: Christopher Spinrath <christopher.spinrath at rwth-aachen.de>
> Cc: Igor Grinberg <grinberg at compulab.co.il>
Acked-by: Igor Grinberg <grinberg at compulab.co.il>
> Changes since v1:
> - new patch in v2; without it the dual licensed of the imx6q-utilite-pro.dts
> is not really useful because it includes imx6q-cm-fx6.dts.
> arch/arm/boot/dts/imx6q-cm-fx6.dts | 40 +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++-----
> 1 file changed, 35 insertions(+), 5 deletions(-)
> diff --git a/arch/arm/boot/dts/imx6q-cm-fx6.dts b/arch/arm/boot/dts/imx6q-cm-fx6.dts
> index c6f0e58..fe2c868 100644
> --- a/arch/arm/boot/dts/imx6q-cm-fx6.dts
> +++ b/arch/arm/boot/dts/imx6q-cm-fx6.dts
> @@ -3,12 +3,42 @@
> * Author: Valentin Raevsky <valentin at compulab.co.il>
> - * The code contained herein is licensed under the GNU General Public
> - * License. You may obtain a copy of the GNU General Public License
> - * Version 2 or later at the following locations:
> + * 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.
> - * http://www.opensource.org/licenses/gpl-license.html
> - * http://www.gnu.org/copyleft/gpl.html
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> + *
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