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Re: GPL and DMAPI

To: Eric Sandeen <sandeen@xxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: GPL and DMAPI
From: Dean Roehrich <roehrich@xxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 06 Sep 2001 14:52:33 -0500
Cc: Steve Lord <lord@xxxxxxx>, James A Goodwin <jagoodwi@xxxxxxxxxx>, linux-xfs@xxxxxxxxxxx
Sender: owner-linux-xfs@xxxxxxxxxxx
>From:  Eric Sandeen <sandeen@xxxxxxx>
>Steve Lord wrote:
> 
>> As James found out, the dmapi library is actually already LGPL. so there
>> is no constraint on using it.
>
>That's what cmd/dmapi/doc/COPYING says, but the headers in the
>individual files say otherwise - I guess we need to sync that up.

Ah, thank you.  So, I can modify the license comment block in each file under
cmd/dmapi.

Now, what do we do with libhandle?  This is used by libdm.  The
cmd/xfsprogs/doc/COPYING file does not mention the LGPL.

Dean


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