[Openvpn-devel,S] Change in openvpn[release/2.6]: Remove license warning from README.mbedtls

Message ID 754e5379eca734c410c95a6cefb4acc2496e0eec-HTML@gerrit.openvpn.net
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Series [Openvpn-devel,S] Change in openvpn[release/2.6]: Remove license warning from README.mbedtls | expand

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plaisthos (Code Review) March 13, 2024, 7:10 p.m. UTC
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Change subject: Remove license warning from README.mbedtls

Remove license warning from README.mbedtls

The licenses are compatible now, so we can remove the warning.

Change-Id: I1879c893ed19b165fd086728fb97951eac251681
Signed-off-by: Max Fillinger <maximilian.fillinger@foxcrypto.com>
M README.mbedtls
1 file changed, 0 insertions(+), 16 deletions(-)

  git pull ssh://gerrit.openvpn.net:29418/openvpn refs/changes/62/562/1


diff --git a/README.mbedtls b/README.mbedtls
index 124eaa2..c4f3924 100644
--- a/README.mbedtls
+++ b/README.mbedtls
@@ -11,22 +11,6 @@ 
-As of mbed TLS 2.17, it can be licensed *only* under the Apache v2.0 license.
-That license is incompatible with OpenVPN's GPLv2.
-We are currently in the process of resolving this problem, but for now, if you
-wish to distribute OpenVPN linked with mbed TLS, there are two options:
- * Ensure that your case falls under the system library exception in GPLv2, or
- * Use an earlier version of mbed TLS. Version 2.16.12 is the last release
-   that may be licensed under GPLv2. Unfortunately, this version is
-   unsupported and won't receive any more updates.
 Due to limitations in the mbed TLS library, the following features are missing
 in the mbed TLS version of OpenVPN: