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Bug 449344 - sys-cluster/mpe2, sys-cluster/mpich2: LICENSE should be "mpich2"
Summary: sys-cluster/mpe2, sys-cluster/mpich2: LICENSE should be "mpich2"
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Linux
Classification: Unclassified
Component: New packages (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: Normal normal (vote)
Assignee: Justin Bronder (RETIRED)
Keywords: QAcanfix
Depends on:
Blocks: as-is-license
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Reported: 2012-12-30 20:43 UTC by Ulrich Müller
Modified: 2013-01-06 19:20 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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licenses/mpich2 (mpich2,1.25 KB, text/plain)
2012-12-30 20:43 UTC, Ulrich Müller

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Description Ulrich Müller gentoo-dev 2012-12-30 20:43:44 UTC
Created attachment 333800 [details]

According to the COPYRIGHT files in both tarballs, these packages are distributed under attached license. I suggest that we follow Fedora nomenclature who call it "mpich2":

@Licenses team: This looks like a Free Software license to me.
Comment 1 Justin Bronder (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2013-01-06 18:48:36 UTC
Fixed, thanks for reporting!

+  06 Jan 2013; Justin Bronder <> mpich2-1.2.1_p1-r1.ebuild,
+  mpich2-1.4.1_p1.ebuild, mpich2-1.5.ebuild:
+  Update license re #449344

+  06 Jan 2013; Justin Bronder <> mpe2-1.0.6_p1.ebuild,
+  mpe2-1.0.6_p1-r1.ebuild:
+  Update license re #449344
Comment 2 Ulrich Müller gentoo-dev 2013-01-06 19:20:40 UTC
mpich2 license added to @MISC-FREE.