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Subject: Re: [hwloc-devel] libpci: GPL
From: Christopher Samuel (samuel_at_[hidden])
Date: 2013-02-18 23:29:34


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On 06/02/13 10:29, Samuel Thibault wrote:

> Right. If hwloc was strictly requiring a GPL library to be able
> to run, providing it under BSD would be questionable:

I don't think that's true, the BSD license is compatible with the GPL
so it's not an issue. It's when you link in stuff that's not GPL
compatible (CDDL for instance) that things become ugly.

cheers,
Chris
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 Christopher Samuel Senior Systems Administrator
 VLSCI - Victorian Life Sciences Computation Initiative
 Email: samuel_at_[hidden] Phone: +61 (0)3 903 55545
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