[En-Nut-Discussion] Removed LICENSE_LUMINARY_ANTI_VIRAL requirement for cortex3
bon at elektron.ikp.physik.tu-darmstadt.de
Thu Aug 30 12:07:09 CEST 2012
>>>>> "Harald" == Harald Kipp <harald.kipp at egnite.de> writes:
>> Unique names help in the debugger, with backtraces etc. But as there
>> is no other interrupt.c in our source yet, the name is good.
Harald> I'm not often using a debugger, but is that really true?
I am not really sure
Harald> wondering because the debug info includes path information.
>> What about following way: Check in the recent
>> stellarislib/interrupt.c Extract the needed changes from
>> cortex_interrupt.c Replace references to cortex_interrupt.c with
>> interrupt.c Remove the license requirements.
>> However as I don't have the original luminary/interrupt.c, we are not
>> sure if the extracted changes are our changes or code from the
>> original file :-(
Harald> Indeed, that's a real problem. Except Ole's re-integration,
Harald> subversion hadn't been properly used to maintain the
Harald> repository's history.
The history in devnut_m3n starts with
Date: Wed Aug 4 16:43:22 2010 +0000
Merging Nikolays code ...
Harald> But even then it is a difficult
Harald> problem. Not really sure about parts that had been contributed
Harald> to a file under a wrong license. May be we should ask someone,
Harald> who is more familiar with this lawyer stuff.
Harald> Have you ever checked, how much needs to be changed? May be it
Harald> is not that much and could be done in a few hours. Several
Harald> people can help to test it, as soon as it compiles.
It's no big work. There are about 20 changesets in devnut_m3n and 7 in
trunk. I don't think reproducing these steps in SVN for the new file makes
much sense. But I will try do it in logical steps.
Uwe Bonnes bon at elektron.ikp.physik.tu-darmstadt.de
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