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SubjectRe: [PATCH] 2.6.6 add qsort library function (UPDATED PATCH, symbol exported _GPL)
Chris Wedgwood wrote:

> [ This is an updated patch where the symbol is exported GPL only
> recognized the GPL origin in the code used. Thanks for those
> people who pointed this out. ]

> +EXPORT_SYMBOL_GPL(qsort);

I'm sorry, but I don't see the connection. Just because the code
is GPL, why should a caller be constrained to be GPL?
Is there something about the qsort API that makes a caller
intrinsically a derivative work?

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