Patchwork [0/1] Change bzip2 to a less generic license

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Submitter Elizabeth Flanagan
Date Oct. 2, 2012, 11:01 p.m.
Message ID <cover.1349218820.git.elizabeth.flanagan@intel.com>
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Pull-request

git://git.yoctoproject.org/poky-contrib eflanagan/bzip

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Elizabeth Flanagan - Oct. 2, 2012, 11:01 p.m.
The license for bzip2 is not quite BSD. I have an email out to the
maintainer to see if we can utilize a common BSD license (or something
else) however, for now, we should revert bzip2 back to a special
license.

As busybox also utilizes a lightly modified bzip2, this also
effects busybox.

The following changes since commit 8609051d8d4f9fa565eb48418a87fa0048613374:

  bitbake.conf: Add CCACHE_DISABLE to BS_HASHBASE_WHITELIST (2012-10-02 18:12:48 +0100)

are available in the git repository at:
  git://git.yoctoproject.org/poky-contrib eflanagan/bzip
  http://git.yoctoproject.org/cgit.cgi/poky-contrib/log/?h=eflanagan/bzip

Elizabeth Flanagan (1):
  bzip2 and busybox: Incorrect LICENSE

 meta/recipes-core/busybox/busybox.inc      |    3 +--
 meta/recipes-extended/bzip2/bzip2_1.0.6.bb |    2 +-
 2 files changed, 2 insertions(+), 3 deletions(-)