|FROM ||Mauro Carvalho Chehab
|SUBJECT ||Re: [Hangout - NYLXS] Wikibook Linux kernel
|Em Thu, 6 May 2021 13:28:50 +0200
Borislav Petkov escreveu:
> On Thu, May 06, 2021 at 01:58:35PM +0300, Constantine Shulyupin wrote:
> > Dear Linux kernel documentation writers and readers:
> > Writing Linux documentation is a huge complex collaborative process.
> > To make it better I invite you to contribute to
> > https://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/The_Linux_Kernel .
And btw, the licenses there are not compatible:
Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License.
CC BY-SA 3.0
IANAL, but, AFAIKT, is not compatible with GPL version 2.
 at least, there's a comment here:
I didn't read it in full, but it seems to be endorsed by CC
Btw, even if this were using CC BY-SA 4.0, it would still be
incompatible with GPL v2, as the one-way compatibility is just
So, porting texts/documents from/to wikibooks can be an issue from
If you want to contribute with Kernel docs, the best way would be
to send additions/improvements against the Kernel tree to the
linux-doc mailing list.
> You have seen this, right?
> which is generated from the kernel repo.
> I'm sure Jon has even a grand idea about how to organize our
> documentation in an even better way.
> So it looks like we already have most of the topics and you could
> probably even generate the wikibook from the kernel documentation. :)
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