[PATCH 9/9] Add a license-change-2020.txt file
Mon Jul 13 15:37:34 GMT 2020
On Fri, 10 Jul 2020 at 15:12, Dodji Seketeli <email@example.com> wrote:
> Add a license-change-2020.txt file which contains text explaining that
> we went through a licence change in 2020 from LGPLv3+ to Apache-v2
> with LLVM exception.
> * license-change-2020.txt: New file.
> Signed-off-by: Dodji Seketeli <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> license-change-2020.txt | 37 +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
> 1 file changed, 37 insertions(+)
> create mode 100644 license-change-2020.txt
> diff --git a/license-change-2020.txt b/license-change-2020.txt
> new file mode 100644
> index 0000000..1636220
> --- /dev/null
> +++ b/license-change-2020.txt
> @@ -0,0 +1,37 @@
> +As of its 2.0 version, as agreed by the committers listed below, the
> +Libabigail project license was changed from LGPL version 3 or later to
> +Apache License 2.0 with LLVM exception.
> +The LGPLv3+ continues to apply to prior versions of the software.
> +Here is the list of the committers who have agreed to the change:
> +Benjamin Kosnik <email@example.com>
> +Ben Woodard <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> +Chenxiong Qi <email@example.com>
> +Dodji Seketeli <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> +Giuliano Procida <email@example.com>
> +Jan Engelhardt <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> +Jessica Yu <email@example.com>
> +Jonathan Wakely <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> +Mark Wielaard <email@example.com>
> +Matthias Klose <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> +Matthias Maennich <email@example.com>
> +Ondrej Oprala <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> +Roland McGrath <email@example.com>
> +Sinny Kumari <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> +Slava Barinov <email@example.com>
> +Please note that concerning the contributions of people working at
> +Google, I (Dodji Seketeli) was forwarded the following from Matthias
> + That is in response to all contributors from Google from the department
> + that is able to clarify open source licensing issues:
> + "Please let the maintainer know that Google LLC formally consents to
> + relicensing Googlers' contributions to libabigail to the LGPLv3 / Apache
> + 2 with LLVM Exception license.
> + If the maintainer would like to direct one of the relicensing requests
> + to us directly, we'll be happy to respond in the affirmative."
Signed-off-by: Giuliano Procida <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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