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Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH] autoconf: change python configure testing

2012/3/16 Ian Jackson <Ian.Jackson@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>:
> Roger Pau Monnà writes ("Re: [PATCH] autoconf: change python configure 
> testing"):
>> Yes, I could tweak ax_python_devel.m4 a little bit to disable
>> PYTHON_VERSION and continue using PYTHON (but we will depart from
>> stock ax_python_devel.m4, and it should be taken into account when
>> updating the macro file). I don't think allowing the user to set both
>> is a good idea, could lead to misconfiguration problems, and is
>> confusing to allow the user to set both PYTHON and PYTHON_VERSION.
> Wait, did you copy ax_python_devel.m4 out of the autoconf archive ?


> What about the copyright notices, etc. ? ÂDid you strip them out or
> did it not have one ?

They are as-is, the included ax_python_devel.m4 has a GPL 3+ licence,
and I've left the file intact (which has all the license references).

> The autoconf archive is GPLv3+ which is not
> compatible with our GPLv2-only licence.

So we can not use this? This license thing is a mess.

> Ian.

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