New Fedora 14 VM Images with RTEMS Development Environment
joel.sherrill at OARcorp.com
Thu Mar 10 15:04:10 UTC 2011
On 03/10/2011 07:25 AM, Sebastien Bourdeauducq wrote:
> Thanks for the quick reply! I though this licensing issue was resolved.
> On Thu, 2011-03-10 at 18:46 +0530, Shakthi Kannan wrote:
>> The reply from Red Hat legal on the licensing is at:
> So, anything using newlib cannot be accepted into Fedora due to
> licensing issues?
That's funny... cygwin-1.7.8-1.fc14.noarch.rpm is available
which has newlib in it.
>> Someone from LatticeMico32 or their support dealers in Bengaluru,
>> India contacted me regarding the toolchain, but, he didn't understand
>> anything about Fedora, free/open source to understand about the
>> licensing problem.
> As far as I can tell, the only Lattice code that goes into the RTEMS
> toolchains is the LM32 GCC patch, which is GPL and part of the official
> GCC releases now. So this should not be a problem. Or are there some
> nontrivial (i.e. copyrightable) newlib modifications made by Lattice
No. The only lm32 specific file in newlib is setjmp.S which has
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