Need to relicence xattr wrappers (FreeBSD xattr support for Samba4)
abartlet at samba.org
Fri Jun 1 17:54:06 MDT 2012
On Fri, 2012-06-01 at 15:58 -0700, Herb Lewis wrote:
> On 06/01/2012 03:23 PM, Andrew Bartlett wrote:
> > On Fri, 2012-06-01 at 14:41 +1000, Andrew Bartlett wrote:
> >> I've worked on a series of patches to move our source3/lib/system.c
> >> xattr wrappers to libreplace:
> >> https://git.samba.org/?p=abartlet/samba.git/.git;a=shortlog;h=refs/heads/xattr
> >> I've checked them on my FreeBSD 8.2 VM (naturally, further comments most
> >> welcome).
> >> What I do need however is your (as listed copyright holders) permission
> >> to relicence your code from lib/system.c to the LGPLv3 or later, to
> >> match the rest of libreplace.
> >> If you could let me know, I can then proceed to ensure this support is
> >> available for Samba 4.0 beta1.
> > Thanks to all who replied. I checked the git history, and it seems the
> > other person who did a lot of work here is Herb.
> > Herb,
> > Is it OK if I re-licence your IRIX xattr handling code in lib/system.c
> > to the LGPL?
> > Thanks,
> > Andrew Bartlett
> Fine with me to go to LGPLv3 or later
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