RE: [PATCH] power_supply: Add support for Richtek rt9455 battery charger
From: Nicolae, Anda-maria
Date: Mon Apr 27 2015 - 09:00:28 EST
Thanks for feedback :).
I understand. I will change the license to GPL.
From: Paul Bolle [pebolle@xxxxxxxxxx]
Sent: Saturday, April 25, 2015 12:00 PM
To: Nicolae, Anda-maria
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Subject: Re: [PATCH] power_supply: Add support for Richtek rt9455 battery charger
Just a single nit: a license mismatch.
On Fri, 2015-04-24 at 10:57 +0300, Anda-Maria Nicolae wrote:
> --- /dev/null
> +++ b/drivers/power/rt9455_charger.c
> + * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
> + * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
> + * the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or
> + * (at your option) any later version.
> + *
> + * This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
> + * but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
> + * MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the
> + * GNU General Public License for more details.
This states the license is GPL v2 or later.
> +MODULE_LICENSE("GPL v2");
And, according to include/linux/module.h, this states the license is
(only) GPL v2. So I think either the license comment or the ident used
in the MODULE_LICENSE() macro should be changed.
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