[OE-core] patchtest licensing

Richard Purdie richard.purdie at linuxfoundation.org
Thu Jan 16 22:00:13 UTC 2020

On Thu, 2020-01-16 at 20:07 +0000, Paul Barker wrote:
> Hey folks,
> I've started looking through patchtest & patchtest-oe in detail and
> spotted that all the scripts, support code and test cases are
> licensed
> under GPLv2. Is that ok given that we plan to copy this into
> openembedded-core (probably under meta/lib/oeqa)? Is there any
> practical effect of this not being MIT licensed?

We have a mix of MIT and GPL licensing already. As long as the scripts
have a clear SPDX license identifier, I think we're fine. If not, we
should add that in the existing repo before the move.



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