[meta-freescale] [meta-fsl-arm] [PATCH] imx-kobs: Update license checksum

Otavio Salvador otavio at ossystems.com.br
Wed Jan 15 15:26:56 PST 2014

On Wed, Jan 15, 2014 at 7:22 PM, Gary Thomas <gary at mlbassoc.com> wrote:

> On 2014-01-15 12:47, Otavio Salvador wrote:
>> On Wed, Jan 15, 2014 at 1:58 PM, Gary Thomas <gary at mlbassoc.com <mailto:
>> gary at mlbassoc.com>> wrote:
>>     Update license checksum to follow changes in OE-core
>>     Signed-off-by: Gary Thomas <gary at mlbassoc.com <mailto:
>> gary at mlbassoc.com>>
>> To avoid using it to happen in future, please rework this as I did in:
>> http://git.yoctoproject.org/cgit/cgit.cgi/meta-fsl-arm/commit/?id=
>> a99e70cbb501f992abb8f80218fc5fb2a4fd6224
> Not my place to make such a change - those are completely different
> license files.  One refers to exactly GPL-2 while the other says that
> the licence may be any of a set.

The license, in the LICENSE field, is not changed and this checksum was
just to allow the recipe to be parsed. It makes more sense to use the
respective license file. The best fix is, in future, Freescale, include a
proper license file on the release tarball of those packages but in
meanwhile is the a good interim solution.

When we have multiple, we can use the checksums for the specific files as

I only proposed the direct change which matches the changed checksum.
> You'll have to make any actual license file changes.

I'd like to ask you to just do as I said above. I can ask Lauren to review
those patches before commiting those so we are all comfortable with the

What do you think?

Otavio Salvador                             O.S. Systems
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