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authorLucas Stach <l.stach@pengutronix.de>2019-01-30 16:48:51 +0100
committerSascha Hauer <s.hauer@pengutronix.de>2019-02-01 07:46:14 +0100
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firmware: add a note about license implications
Building additional firmware into the boot image has some license implications, which should be considered by the user, so add a short note about this. Signed-off-by: Lucas Stach <l.stach@pengutronix.de> Signed-off-by: Sascha Hauer <s.hauer@pengutronix.de>
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+This is where you need to place any firmware files that need to be built
+into the boot image.
+
+Note that if you need to place any files here, the resulting boot image
+is not completely governed by the GPLv2, as used for the Barebox binary,
+but will be subject to additional terms of use imposed by the various
+licenses that apply to the firmware files.