Xorg Now GPL??

vehemens vehemens at verizon.net
Wed Aug 27 00:17:49 PDT 2008

On Tuesday 26 August 2008 09:53:05 pm Dave Airlie wrote:
> On Wed, Aug 27, 2008 at 2:43 PM, vehemens <vehemens at verizon.net> wrote:
> > After reading what's been happening on dri-devel, I have to ask if the
> > plan is to GPL a major component of the xserver?
> where'd you learn to read?
> Dave.

Using constructs such as idr that are GPL, effectively makes the driver GPL, 
per your email:

List:       dri-devel
Subject:    Re: DRM development process wiki page..
From:       "Dave Airlie" <airlied () gmail ! com>
Date:       2008-08-27 3:35:40
However I am sure that we will see more of a push towards using Linux
constructs in dri drivers, things like
idr, list.h, locking constructs are too much of a pain to reinvent for
every driver..

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