Re: Tainted Modules Help Notices

From: Henning P. Schmiedehausen (
Date: Thu Oct 11 2001 - 04:35:34 EST

Alan Cox <> writes:

>> What about simply adding "BSD (included in kernel)" as a possible
>> "untainted" MODULE_LICENSE()?

>Sounds sane to me

How about

"BSD (included in kernel source)"

to make clear that this is part of the distributed kernel _sources_.

"included in kernel" could also be a 3rd party binary only driver
added by a Linux distribution vendor.


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