Commit:     6adb31c90c47262c8a25bf5097de9b3426caf3ae
Parent:     620b5e68ee89ba1d3f017056857459dc21be8c7b
Author:     Alan Cox <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
AuthorDate: Thu Aug 9 00:57:54 2007 +0100
Committer:  Linus Torvalds <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
CommitDate: Thu Aug 9 08:40:21 2007 -0700

    remove dubious legal statment from uio-howto
    UIO currently contains a rather dubious statement which wants removing.
    The actual questions around whether user space code that depends tightly
    on kernel GPL code designed to co-work with it are derivative works of
    the kernel is extremely complex, and since we don't have space for either
    a masters length essay on legal issues or need to start flamewars lets
    simply remove the comment and leave law to lawyers
    Signed-off-by: Alan Cox <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
    Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
 Documentation/DocBook/uio-howto.tmpl |    4 ----
 1 files changed, 0 insertions(+), 4 deletions(-)

diff --git a/Documentation/DocBook/uio-howto.tmpl 
index e3bb29a..c119484 100644
--- a/Documentation/DocBook/uio-howto.tmpl
+++ b/Documentation/DocBook/uio-howto.tmpl
@@ -133,10 +133,6 @@ interested in translating it, please email me
        <para>updates of your driver can take place without recompiling
        the kernel.</para>
-       <para>if you need to keep some parts of your driver closed source,
-       you can do so without violating the GPL license on the kernel.</para>
 <sect1 id="how_uio_works">
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