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SubjectRe: [patch V3 01/11] Documentation: Add license-rules.rst to describe how to properly identify file licenses
On Fri, 17 Nov 2017 10:48:57 +0100 (CET)
Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de> wrote:

> > > +The following describes the license of the Linux kernel source code
> > > +(GPLv2), how to properly mark the license of individual files in the source
> > > +tree, as well as links to the full license text.
> > > +
> > > +.. toctree::
> > > + :maxdepth: 2
> > > +
> > > + process/license-rules.rst
> > > +
> >
> > I'll confess that I'm not convinced that information on license identifiers
> > is the very first thing readers should encounter when entering the kernel's
> > documentation. But I'll not quibble about it for now, we can always move
> > it later :)
>
> Any suggestions for a better place?

I'd put it into Documentation/process/index.rst. That is where we have
put the rest of that kind of information - stuff that people who want to
do kernel development need to know.

Other than that quibble, V4 looks good to me; toss in a

Reviewed-by: Jonathan Corbet <corbet@lwn.net>

if you like.

Thanks,

jon

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