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LICENSES: Rename other to deprecated

Make it clear in the directory name that these are not intended for new
code.

Signed-off-by: Christoph Hellwig <hch@lst.de>
Reviewed-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@linuxfoundation.org>
Signed-off-by: Jonathan Corbet <corbet@lwn.net>
tags/v5.2-rc1
Christoph Hellwig 6 months ago
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Documentation/process/license-rules.rst View File

@@ -234,13 +234,13 @@ kernel, can be broken down into:

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2. Not recommended licenses:
2. Deprecated licenses:

These licenses should only be used for existing code or for importing
code from a different project. These licenses are available from the
directory::

LICENSES/other/
LICENSES/deprecated/

in the kernel source tree.

@@ -250,12 +250,12 @@ kernel, can be broken down into:

Examples::

LICENSES/other/ISC
LICENSES/deprecated/ISC

Contains the Internet Systems Consortium license text and the required
metatags::

LICENSES/other/GPL-1.0
LICENSES/deprecated/GPL-1.0

Contains the GPL version 1 license text and the required metatags.


LICENSES/other/GPL-1.0 → LICENSES/deprecated/GPL-1.0 View File


LICENSES/other/ISC → LICENSES/deprecated/ISC View File


LICENSES/other/Linux-OpenIB → LICENSES/deprecated/Linux-OpenIB View File


LICENSES/other/X11 → LICENSES/deprecated/X11 View File


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