RFC: "Native -XCPP" Proposal

Malcolm Wallace malcolm.wallace at me.com
Thu May 7 20:41:22 UTC 2015

I also note that in this discussion, so far not a single person has said that the cpphs licence would actually be a problem for them.


On 7 May 2015, at 20:54, Herbert Valerio Riedel wrote:

> On 2015-05-06 at 13:38:16 +0200, Jan Stolarek wrote:
> [...]
>> Regarding licensing issues: perhaps we should simply ask Malcolm
>> Wallace if he would consider changing the license for the sake of GHC?
>> Or perhaps he could grant a custom-tailored license to the GHC
>> project? After all, the project page [1] says: " If that's a problem
>> for you, contact me to make other arrangements."
> Fyi, Neil talked to him[1]:
> | I talked to Malcolm. His contention is that it doesn't actually change
> | the license of the ghc package. As such, it's just a single extra
> | license to add to a directory full of licenses, which is no big deal.
> [1]: http://www.reddit.com/r/haskell/comments/351pur/rfc_native_xcpp_for_ghc_proposal/cr1e5n3

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