CDDL+GPL still an issue?

Jon Ciesla limburgher at gmail.com
Mon May 14 14:14:32 UTC 2012


On Mon, May 14, 2012 at 9:06 AM, Simone Caronni <negativo17 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hello,
>
> I would like to know if there are still issues with CDDL packages in Fedora.
>
> It is not my intention to start a flame, I'm simply asking if that's
> still the case or if I can fill a Review Request for the infamous
> cdrtools in Fedora:
>
> https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=507108
> http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Licensing#Good_Licenses

http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Licensing#SoftwareLicenses

It's fine, so long as it's not mixed in the same software with
GPL-compatible code, which is what, for example, keeps ZFS out of the
kernel but lets us ship zfs-fuse.

-J

> Regards,
> --Simone
>
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