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docs: use SPDX license names

Let's use standardized names for licenses. The names used by SPDX
makes things more obvious at first glance. For complete list see:
https://spdx.org/licenses/

Note, this commit does not change any license or so...

Signed-off-by: Karel Zak <kzak@redhat.com>
pull/687/merge
Karel Zak 4 years ago
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      Documentation/licenses/COPYING.BSD-3-Clause
  2. 0
      Documentation/licenses/COPYING.BSD-4-Clause-UC
  3. 0
      Documentation/licenses/COPYING.GPL-2.0-or-later
  4. 0
      Documentation/licenses/COPYING.LGPL-2.1-or-later
  5. 14
      README.licensing
  6. 2
      libblkid/COPYING
  7. 2
      libfdisk/COPYING
  8. 2
      libmount/COPYING
  9. 2
      libsmartcols/COPYING
  10. 2
      libuuid/COPYING

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Documentation/licenses/COPYING.BSD-3 → Documentation/licenses/COPYING.BSD-3-Clause

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Documentation/licenses/COPYING.UCB → Documentation/licenses/COPYING.BSD-4-Clause-UC

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Documentation/licenses/COPYING.GPLv2 → Documentation/licenses/COPYING.GPL-2.0-or-later

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Documentation/licenses/COPYING.LGPLv2.1 → Documentation/licenses/COPYING.LGPL-2.1-or-later

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README.licensing

@ -2,19 +2,21 @@
The project util-linux doesn't use the same license for all of the code.
There is code under:
* GPLv2+ (GNU General Public License version 2, or any later version)
* GPL-2.0-or-later - GNU General Public License version 2, or any later version
* GPLv2 (GNU General Public License version 2)
* GPL-2.0 - GNU General Public License version 2
* LGPLv2+ (GNU Lesser General Public License v2 (or 2.1) or any later version)
* LGPL-2.1-or-later - GNU Lesser General Public License 2.1 or any later version
* BSD with advertising
* BSD-3-Clause - BSD 3-Clause "New" or "Revised" License
* BSD-4-Clause-UC - BSD 4-Clause University of California-Specific
* Public Domain
Please, check the source code for more details. A license is usually at the start
of each source file.
The ./COPYING file (GPLv2+) is the default license for code without an explicitly
defined license.
The ./COPYING file (GPL-2.0-or-later) is the default license for code without
an explicitly defined license.

2
libblkid/COPYING

@ -5,4 +5,4 @@ version 2.1 of the License, or (at your option) any later
version.
The complete text of the license is available in the
../Documentation/licenses/COPYING.LGPLv2.1 file.
../Documentation/licenses/COPYING.LGPL-2.1-or-later file.

2
libfdisk/COPYING

@ -5,4 +5,4 @@ version 2.1 of the License, or (at your option) any later
version.
The complete text of the license is available in the
../Documentation/licenses/COPYING.LGPLv2.1 file.
../Documentation/licenses/COPYING.LGPL-2.1-or-later file.

2
libmount/COPYING

@ -5,4 +5,4 @@ version 2.1 of the License, or (at your option) any later
version.
The complete text of the license is available in the
../Documentation/licenses/COPYING.LGPLv2.1 file.
../Documentation/licenses/COPYING.LGPL-2.1-or-later

2
libsmartcols/COPYING

@ -5,4 +5,4 @@ version 2.1 of the License, or (at your option) any later
version.
The complete text of the license is available in the
../Documentation/licenses/COPYING.LGPLv2.1 file.
../Documentation/licenses/COPYING.LGPL-2.1-or-later file.

2
libuuid/COPYING

@ -2,4 +2,4 @@ This library is free software; you can redistribute it and/or
modify it under the terms of the Modified BSD License.
The complete text of the license is available in the
../Documentation/licenses/COPYING.BSD-3 file.
../Documentation/licenses/COPYING.BSD-3-Clause file.

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