Package: hurd
Version: 1:0.8.git20160826-1
Severity: serious
File: /hurd/ext2fs.static

The ext2fs translator contains GPLv2-only code copied from Linux,
but it is linked (through libstore) with libparted, which is
GPLv3-or-later since 2007.  This combination violates at least
one of the licenses.  The problem is clearest in ext2fs.static
but FSF doctrine is it applies to dynamic linking as well.

One of the Hurd developers acknowledged in August 2007 that
ext2fs in the Hurd contains GPLv2-only code:

The "BSD-licensed liblabel" was suggested as a replacement of
libparted, on the #hurd IRC channel on 2016-09-15.
Until that is implemented, the partition-table support in
libstore could be disabled altogether, because GNU Mach currently
provides a named device for each partition.

-- System Information:
Debian Release: stretch/sid
  APT prefers unstable
  APT policy: (500, 'unstable')
Architecture: hurd-i386 (i686-AT386)

Kernel: GNU-Mach 1.7+git20160809-486-dbg/Hurd-0.8
Locale: LANG=fi_FI.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=fi_FI.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash
Init: sysvinit (via /sbin/init)

Versions of packages hurd depends on:
ii  hurd-libs0.3  1:0.8.git20160826-1
ii  libblkid1     2.28.1-1
ii  libbz2-1.0    1.0.6-8
ii  libc0.3       2.23-5
ii  libdaemon0    0.14-6
ii  libncursesw5  6.0+20160625-1+b1
ii  libtinfo5     6.0+20160625-1+b1
ii  libx11-6      2:1.6.3-1+b1
ii  netdde        0.0.20150828-3
ii  sysv-rc       2.88dsf-59.8
ii  xkb-data      2.17-1
ii  zlib1g        1:1.2.8.dfsg-2

Versions of packages hurd recommends:
pn  bf-utf-source  <none>

Versions of packages hurd suggests:
pn  hurd-doc  <none>

-- Configuration Files:
/etc/default/hurd-console changed:
DISPLAY='-d vga'
KBD='-d pc_kbd'
if [ -f /etc/default/keyboard ]
  . /etc/default/keyboard
[ -z "$XKBLAYOUT" ] || KBD="$KBD --keymap $XKBLAYOUT"
MOUSE='-d pc_mouse --protocol=ps/2'

-- no debconf information

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