testhelp/maketree.py is GPLv2

Wayne Davison wayned at samba.org
Fri Jan 15 08:46:16 MST 2010

On Sat, Dec 26, 2009 at 6:09 PM, Julius Davies <juliusdavies at gmail.com>wrote:

> I'm curious if the fact maketree.py is GPLv2 causes any trouble for
> the rest of rsync (which is GPLv3 or later).

Fortunately that's just a test script, and not even one that is currently
used.  So the bundling of a GPLv2 file with a GPLv3 distribution should be
fine.  Thanks for pointing that out, though -- I may see about getting it
changed, just to be consistent.

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