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From: Eric Wong <>
Cc: Eric Wong <>
Subject: [PATCH] relax license to allow LGPLv2.1 or later
Date: Mon, 17 Nov 2014 08:29:37 +0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)

In case I'm hit by a bus, the lesser evil is to allow the FSF
to update our license than to be stuck as LGPLv3-only in the
 LICENSE | 4 +---
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 3 deletions(-)

diff --git a/LICENSE b/LICENSE
index 9f5efcf..2de6854 100644
@@ -4,9 +4,7 @@ revision control for names and email addresses of all of them.
 You can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU
 Lesser General Public License (LGPL) as published by the Free Software
 Foundation, version {2.1}[] or
-or {3}[] (see link:COPYING).
-The kgio project leader (Eric Wong) reserves the right to
-relicense kgio under future versions of the LGPL.
+(at your option) any later version.
 kgio is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT
 ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or

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