[coreboot] [libpayload] patch: add cbtables code to libpayload
stepan at coresystems.de
Tue Aug 12 15:16:13 CEST 2008
Uwe Hermann wrote:
> On Mon, Aug 11, 2008 at 11:51:13PM -0700, Sean Nelson wrote:
>> Patrick Georgi wrote:
>>> Sean Nelson schrieb:
>>>> patch to move coreboot table code into libpayload. Allows payloads
>>>> using libpayload to access coreboot tables.
>>>> Signed-Off-By: Sean Nelson <snelson at nmt.edu>
>>> What about licensing? libpayload is BSD-licensed, the cbtable code
>>> seems to be GPL.
>>> Patrick Georgi
>> Laziness got the best of me, this patch fixes the licensing.
>> Index: drivers/cbtables.c
>> --- drivers/cbtables.c (revision 0)
>> +++ drivers/cbtables.c (revision 0)
>> @@ -0,0 +1,161 @@
>> + * This file is part of the libpayload project.
>> + *
>> + * Copyright (C) 2008 Sean Nelson <snelson at nmt.edu>
>> + *
>> + * Redistribution and use in source and binary forms, with or without
>> + * modification, are permitted provided that the following conditions
>> + * are met:
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>> + * 3. The name of the author may not be used to endorse or promote products
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>> + *
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> Eh, sorry, this won't work. The code was written by Jordan and is (C) AMD,
> you cannot just change the copyright owner or license at will.
> Jordan can do if he wants, though.
Does that also apply for cosmetic changes, btw?
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