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SubjectRe: [PATCH] compat: makes all compat symbols EXPORT_SYMBOL_GPL()
> Some of the modules in this patch are dual-licensed. I was under the 
> impression that EXPORT_SYMBOL_GPL was specifically for GPL-only code
> although I could not find any specifics in the Documentation folder. Do
> you (or someone else) have a reference on this topic?

If your code is licensed GPL or greater rights then you shouldn't have a
problem. The module loader recognizes

"GPL v2"
"GPL and additional rights"
"Dual BSD/GPL"
"Dual MIT/GPL"

as legitimate users of _GPL. Any work which is derivative of the kernel
(which in practise I suspect means almost any module) will need a GPL
compatible licence anyway.

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