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Re: [libvirt] [PATCH] tests: adjust copyrights on scripts: s/FSF/Red Hat/



Eric Blake wrote:
> On 05/11/2010 08:44 AM, Jim Meyering wrote:
>> FYI, just pushed.
>>
>> I ran this command:
>>
>> cd tests && grep -l 'Copy.*Free.Sof' * |xargs perl -pi -e \
>>   's/Copyright \(C\) (.*) Free Software Foundation,/Copyright (C) $1 Red Hat,/'
>
> While we're at it, should our tests be GPLv3 while the rest of libvirt
> is LGPLv2?  One could argue that it is okay, since the tests are not
> installed, but it is still something we should be sure is intentional,
> and not another accident of copy-and-paste from other FSF files.

>From what I recall, libvirt was made LGPLv2+ rather than LGPLv3 because
some LGPLv2+ projects were expected to require it.  Plus there was a
general desire not to limit its adoption.

However, the tests are independent of all that,
so I think it's ok that they be LGPLv3.


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