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Re: ITP fsmark - bug 655224: License restriction for lib_timing.c DFSG compliant?

Martin Steigerwald <ms@teamix.de> writes:

> Thankfully, Carl and Larry agreed to relicense the file unter GPL2+
> without additional restrictions.

Great result! Please let upstream know that this is appreciated.

> I now plan to add that information to debian/copyright as well and
> possibly create a patch for the file to change it to GPLv2 that I
> offer Ric Wheeler for upstream inclusion.
> That is unless someone advises me to handle this situation
> differently.

That sounds fine.

Does that mean the entire work is now under a GPLv2+ grant?

Thank you for acting to improve this situation, and congratulations on
such an unproblematic improvement :-)

 \     “Men never do evil so completely and cheerfully as when they do |
  `\        it from religious conviction.” —Blaise Pascal (1623–1662), |
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Ben Finney

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