RFH: GPLv3

Benjamin Smedberg benjamin@smedbergs.us
Thu Jul 12 15:37:00 GMT 2007


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David Edelsohn wrote:
>>>>>> Doug Gregor writes:
> 
> Doug> It seems obvious to me that it would be easiest to just move today's
> Doug> mainline over to GPLv3, and have every GCC release >= 4.3 be GPLv3. We
> Doug> could then either cut off the GCC 4.2 branch entirely or leave it
> Doug> GPLv2. Then there are no surprises for anyone.
> 
> 	Leaving released branches as GPLv2 is not an option.  That
> definitely would be the path of least surprise.

Why is it not an option?

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Benjamin Smedberg
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