[coreboot] xmmstack

Carl-Daniel Hailfinger c-d.hailfinger.devel.2006 at gmx.net
Fri Apr 3 13:26:56 CEST 2009

On 03.04.2009 13:22, Uwe Hermann wrote:
> On Fri, Apr 03, 2009 at 12:27:07PM +0200, Carl-Daniel Hailfinger wrote:
>> /*
>>     XMM-STACK: convert the stack to a XMM registers for gcc x86 assembler codes
>>     Copyright (C) 2008  Urbez Santana i Roma
>>     This program is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify
>>     it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
>>     the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or
>>     (at your option) any later version.
> Ouch, GPLv3-or-later. Can you please ask him if he likes to relicense it to
> GPLv2-or-later as we can't use it otherwise (at most for inspiration,
> but not the code itself). Yes, GPLv2 and GPLv3 are incompatible, which
> sucks.

AFAICS xmmstack is an external tool like gcc. We don't care about the
license of gcc because gcc is not incorporated into the final binary.
Why would xmmstack be different?



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