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Re: RFH: GPLv3


> Any patches backported to a release branch from mainline after
> mainline is relicensed to GPLv3 will cause the branch to be subject to
> GPLv3, unless the original author explicitly contributes the patch to the
> branch under GPLv2.

That doesn't seem an unreasonable requirement and if that's all that's
needed to keep the release branches under GPLv2, it seems worth the effort
to me.


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