F21 System Wide Change: BerkeleyDB 6

Jan Staněk jstanek at redhat.com
Tue Apr 15 13:21:23 UTC 2014


Dne 11.4.2014 15:55, Florian Weimer napsal(a):
> On 04/11/2014 01:18 PM, Jaroslav Reznik wrote:
>> = Proposed System Wide Change: BerkeleyDB 6 =
>> https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Changes/BerkeleyDB_6
>>
>> Change owner(s): Jan Staněk <jstanek at redhat.com>
>>
>> Add BerkeleyDB v. 6, which changed license from previous releases
>> (GPLv2+ to
>> AGPLv3+), to Fedora while keeping the older version for packages which
>> cannot
>> use BerkeleyDB with the new license.
> 
> Please correct the wiki page.  The old license was Sleepycat (a short
> license with a relatively strong copyleft component), and not GPLv2+.
> 
> We had a packaging bug in some Fedora versions which labeled the libdb
> license incorrectly, but this was fixed in Fedora 20.
> 

Wiki page corrected, thanks for pointing that out.

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Jan Stanek - Red Hat Associate Developer Engineer - Databases Team


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