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SubjectRe: Relicensing tracepoints and markers to Dual LGPL v2.1/GPL v2,headers to Dual BSD/GPL
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* From: "Wu Fengguang" <fengguang.wu@intel.com>
Subject: Re: Relicensing tracepoints and markers to Dual LGPL v2.1/GPL v2,headers to Dual BSD/GPL

> On Sun, Oct 25, 2009 at 05:03:52AM +0800, Jesper Juhl wrote:
>> On Fri, 23 Oct 2009, Mathieu Desnoyers wrote:
>>
>> > (updated email for Jesper Juhl)
>> >
>> > * Mathieu Desnoyers (mathieu.desnoyers@polymtl.ca) wrote:
>> > > Hi,
>> > >
>> > > I would like to re-license the tracepoint.c/marker.c files from GPL to:
>> > >
>> > > * Dual LGPL v2.1/GPL v2 license.
>> > >
>> > > And re-license tracepoint.h/marker.h to:
>> > >
>> > > * Dual BSD/GPL v2 license.
>> > >
>> > > The goal is to allow sharing code between the kernel tracer and UST
>> > > (User-Space Tracer) project, which is a LGPL v2.1 library. Tracepoint
>> > > and marker headers might need to be included by proprietary or BSD
>> > > applications, hence the dual BSD/GPL v2 license for these two.
>> > >
>> > > I currently have the OK from Kosaki Motohiro for Fujitsu contributions,
>> > > which includes Zhao Lei and Lai Jiangshan.
>> > >
>> > > The missing approvals for Dual LGPL v2.1/GPL v2 relicensing are:
>> > >
>> > > For tracepoint.c:
>> > >
>> > > Jaswinder Singh Rajput <jaswinderrajput@gmail.com>
>> > >
>> > > For marker.c:
>> > >
>> > > "Robert P. J. Day" <rpjday@mindspring.com>
>> > > Adrian Bunk <bunk@stusta.de>
>> > > Harvey Harrison <harvey.harrison@gmail.com>
>> >
>> > Jesper Juhl <jj@chaosbits.net>
>> >
>>
>> I don't think I have enough significant changes in there to actually
>> require my approval for relicensing, but since you ask; I personally
>> do not have a problem with that file being Dual LGPL v2.1/GPL v2
>> licensed.
>
> Me too.
>
> Thanks,
> Fengguang

Me too.

Thanks,
Zhaolei
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