> Date: Fri, 30 Apr 2010 11:49:52 +0200 > From: email@example.com > To: firstname.lastname@example.org > CC: email@example.com > Subject: tools: pdf_to_bmp consolidation for !WIN_32 > > Hi Jozo, > I was trying to add pdf_to_bmp into our building system when I noticed > that this is pure WIN_32 implementation. Even though I don't like having > something like that in tools, I don't care much. > > The only important thing is that this at least shouldn't fail if > somebody tries to comile it. What do you think about the attached patch?
i think you do not need to add it into Makefile... but the patch is ACK.
> It makes compiler to warn and compile the binary which just says that > the application is not implemented for non Windows env. > > The other thing is that you cannot mark such a code as GPL because it > uses a code which is GPL non compatible AFAIK. This is a license > violation! Do you have any idea how to deal with that? > I guess we have only 3 options > - remove the tool > - rework the tool to use GPL only code > - distribute the tool separately from the rest
i disagree, it is not a violation. http://www.gnu.org/licenses/gpl-faq.html#WindowsRuntimeAndGPL
> > Thanks > -- > Michal Hocko
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