Patchwork Add K8T800, K8T800Pro*, and K8M800* support

login
register
about
Submitter Alexandru Gagniuc
Date 2011-03-02 09:08:15
Message ID <4D6E08FF.1090305@gmail.com>
Download mbox | patch
Permalink /patch/2725/
State Accepted
Commit r6426
Headers show

Comments

Alexandru Gagniuc - 2011-03-02 09:08:15
On 03/02/2011 02:08 AM, Stefan Reinauer wrote:
> * Carl-Daniel Hailfinger <c-d.hailfinger.devel.2006@gmx.net> [110302 01:05]:
>> Auf 02.03.2011 00:40, Joseph Smith schrieb:
>>> On 03/01/2011 04:14 PM, Stefan Reinauer wrote:
>>>> * Peter Stuge<peter@stuge.se>  [110216 14:43]:
>>>>> Alex G. wrote:
>>>>>> Extended K8T890 driver to include the K8T800 and K8M800 northbridges.
>>>>>> The K8T800 is almost identical to the K8T800Pro, also added to this
>>>>>> patch. The K8T800_OLD is also defined, which is an older  version of
>>>>>> the K8T800, but which has no driver and early HT code yet.
>>>>>> Also extended the K8M890 VGA driver to work for the K8M800 (not
>>>>>> tested).
>>>>>> According to the datasheet, the K8T890 and K8T800 are similar enough
>>>>>> to be able to use the same initialization code. At least for the
>>>>>> K8T800, this is sufficient to have a working HT link with the CPU, and
>>>>>> to initialise the V-Link to the southbridge.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Signed-off-by Alexandru Gagniuc<mr.nuke.me@gmail.com>
>>>>>
>>>>> Acked-by: Peter Stuge<peter@stuge.se>
>>>>>
>>>>> r6367
>>>>
>>>> Sorry, we have to back this out again since the license of some of the
>>>> files are not compatible with the coreboot license.
>>>> Unfortunately at this point we can not allow GPLv3 code in the
>>>> repository, as the resulting image will be GPLv2.
>>>>
>>>> Can you please back this out, Peter? (Or Alexandru, send a license
>>>> update if licensing your files under GPLv2 is ok for you)
>>>>
>>> Wow! That is a big no, no.
>>
>> Only src/southbridge/via/k8t890/k8x8xx.h is affected. Since it is
>> essentially just a wrapper of another header file, can we just kill the
>> indirection and the problem is solved?
> 
> Sure. Patches welcome.
> 
Actually, if I messed it up, I find it fair that I fix it. Sorry I
couldn't get to it earlier.

Alex
Peter Stuge - 2011-03-02 19:56:45
Alex G. wrote:
> > Sure. Patches welcome.
> 
> Actually, if I messed it up, I find it fair that I fix it.

Not only is it the only fair way, it's also the simplest way. I'm
sorry people were so trigger happy with this.


> Sorry I couldn't get to it earlier.

No problem.


> Fixes licensing of src/src/southbridge/via/k8t890/k8x8xx.h to GPLv2+ from GPLv3.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Alexandru Gagniuc <mr.nuke.megmail.com>

Acked-by: Peter Stuge <peter@stuge.se>

r6426

Patch

Fixes licensing of src/src/southbridge/via/k8t890/k8x8xx.h to GPLv2+ from GPLv3.

Signed-off-by: Alexandru Gagniuc <mr.nuke.megmail.com>

Index: src/southbridge/via/k8t890/k8x8xx.h
===================================================================
--- src/southbridge/via/k8t890/k8x8xx.h	(revision 6369)
+++ src/southbridge/via/k8t890/k8x8xx.h	(working copy)
@@ -5,7 +5,7 @@ 
  *
  * 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
+ * the Free Software Foundation, either version 2 of the License, or
  * (at your option) any later version.
  *
  * This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
@@ -14,7 +14,8 @@ 
  * GNU General Public License for more details.
  * 
  * You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
- * along with this program.  If not, see <http://www.gnu.org/licenses/>.
+ * along with this program; if not, write to the Free Software
+ * Foundation, Inc., 51 Franklin St, Fifth Floor, Boston, MA  02110-1301 USA
  */
 
 #ifndef SOUTHBRIDGE_VIA_K8T890_K8X8XX_H