Bug 227516 - RfE: Inclusion of kqemu
Summary: RfE: Inclusion of kqemu
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Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel   
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Version: 6
Hardware: All Linux
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Assignee: David Woodhouse
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
: 227779 (view as bug list)
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TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2007-02-06 16:27 UTC by Jochen Schmitt
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:11 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2007-02-06 16:35:37 UTC
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Description Jochen Schmitt 2007-02-06 16:27:24 UTC
On http://www.heise.de/newsticker/meldung/84847 I have read, the kquem, the
accelerator kernel module of Qemu is available under the terms of the GPL.

So there may be no license issue to include it into fedora extras.

Comment 1 David Woodhouse 2007-02-06 16:35:37 UTC
External kernel modules are totally unacceptable. Reassigning to kernel package.

Realistically, it needs to be merged upstream first. So closing.

Comment 2 David Woodhouse 2007-02-08 07:25:19 UTC
*** Bug 227779 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

Comment 3 k3dzngrp8w2xtc9 2007-02-09 06:38:27 UTC
Ah I didn't find this dup because KQemu was misspelled both times.
And there are already two kernel modules included: sysprof and em8300.

I don't think kqemu will ever be merged upstream unfortunately.

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