GPLv3 or later code in the packages!?
matsl at xemacs.org
Fri Apr 8 17:29:11 EDT 2011
I guess this has been discussed before but I haven't been listening
carefully. The thing is that today I though I would bite the bullet
and try to merge in some GPLv3 or later code. To get the motivation
for the switch to GPLv3 or later up.
The code I was trying to use, and triggered this, was the go-mode
provided with the golang distribution. It depends on some stuff that
we don't have in XEmacs. From looking at the missing functions and
packages it doesn't seem to be all that hard to support it but...
...the likely place to put the missing functionality is in the
packages, such as xemacs-base. So it will not go into the core, (and
thus I fail in getting the motivation up, which is sad :-(, but except
What to do here with the packages and GPLv3 or later code? Do we need
two versions of the packages? GPLv2 or later to go with 21.4 and GPLv3
or later to go with 21.5 and later? Or is it only an issue for
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