[RFC PATCH 1/1] mtd: rawnand: mtk: Re-license MTK NAND driver as Dual MIT/GPL

Matthias Brugger matthias.bgg at gmail.com
Wed Apr 24 06:15:35 PDT 2019



On 24/04/2019 10:25, xiaolei li wrote:
> Hi Richard,
> 
> On Wed, 2019-04-24 at 09:29 +0200, Richard Weinberger wrote:
>> Am Mittwoch, 24. April 2019, 08:45:22 CEST schrieb Xiaolei Li:
>>> It is allowed to use MTK NAND driver with GPL-2.0 or MIT license.
>>> But now it is only licensed as GPL-2.0.
>>> So re-license it as dual MIT/GPL.
>>
>> I fear this needs ACKs from all authors and major contributors of the driver
>> before we can apply such a change.
> 
> Yes. MTK wants to solicit ACKs for this change from copyrights holders
> here.
> I added another driver author Jorge, and let's wait for the response.
> 

You are missing at least Ryder Lee, Rafał Miłecki and Wen Yang in the CC list.
I think it would be good to understand why you want to distribute the driver
under MIT license.

Regards,
Matthias



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