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Re: [libvirt] [PATCH] Update to COPYING.LIB to latest LGPLv2.1 copy

On 03/11/2013 05:43 AM, Christophe Fergeau wrote:
> The text version
> of LGPLv2.1 available at
> http://www.gnu.org/licenses/old-licenses/lgpl-2.1.txt is slightly
> different from COPYING.LIB:
> - several paragraphs were rewrapped
> - the FSF address has changed, so the license has been changed to
>   indicate the newer address
> I've checked that there are no changes in the license text apart from
> the updated address, which is what I want to fix with this commit.
> ---
>  COPYING.LIB | 82 ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++---------------------------------
>  1 file changed, 38 insertions(+), 44 deletions(-)

Hmm.  I just noticed that our COPYING file is the older copy of
COPYING.LIB (LGPL); but LGPL requires that we distribute a copy of the
GPL (since the LGPL refers by reference to terms from the GPL).  Looks
like we still have some more work to do in this area.

Eric Blake   eblake redhat com    +1-919-301-3266
Libvirt virtualization library http://libvirt.org

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