Re: reminder: IO Visor TSC/Dev Meeting
On Wed, Sep 5, 2018 at 11:51 AM John Fastabend <john.fastabend@...> wrote:
Here is good summary of why using lgpl in apache product is not a great option:
"These are not LEGAL restrictions. They are POLICY restrictions. They
impact the downstream, not the ASF."
My understanding that cilium and bcc legally can use existing libbpf,
but they would have
to provide non standard redistribution policy (apache2 plus lgpl 2.1
wording) which I suspect
is not something cilium or bcc projects would want to do.
So the best way forward is to dual license libbpf as lpgl 2.1 and apache2