Bug #28017 Plugins should support LGPL license
Submitted: 22 Apr 2007 13:39 Modified: 29 Jul 2008 18:47
Reporter: Mark Leith Email Updates:
Status: Verified Impact on me:
None 
Category:MySQL Server: General Severity:S4 (Feature request)
Version:5.1-BK OS:Any
Assigned to: Assigned Account CPU Architecture:Any
Tags: bfsm_2007_05_03
Triage: Triaged: D5 (Feature request)

[22 Apr 2007 13:39] Mark Leith
Description:
Plugins currently do not support the LGPL license, they should..

How to repeat:
N/A

Suggested fix:
===== include/mysql/plugin.h 1.26 vs edited =====
--- 1.26/include/mysql/plugin.h 2007-01-27 00:36:36 +01:00
+++ edited/include/mysql/plugin.h       2007-04-22 15:32:11 +02:00
@@ -36,10 +36,12 @@
 #define PLUGIN_LICENSE_PROPRIETARY 0
 #define PLUGIN_LICENSE_GPL 1
 #define PLUGIN_LICENSE_BSD 2
+#define PLUGIN_LICENSE_LGPL 3

 #define PLUGIN_LICENSE_PROPRIETARY_STRING "PROPRIETARY"
 #define PLUGIN_LICENSE_GPL_STRING "GPL"
 #define PLUGIN_LICENSE_BSD_STRING "BSD"
+#define PLUGIN_LICENSE_LGPL_STRING "LGPL"

 /*
   Macros for beginning and ending plugin declarations.  Between
===== sql/sql_show.cc 1.405 vs edited =====
--- 1.405/sql/sql_show.cc       2007-04-13 08:25:44 +02:00
+++ edited/sql/sql_show.cc      2007-04-22 15:35:12 +02:00
@@ -218,6 +218,10 @@
     table->field[9]->store(PLUGIN_LICENSE_BSD_STRING,
                            strlen(PLUGIN_LICENSE_BSD_STRING), cs);
     break;
+  case PLUGIN_LICENSE_LGPL:
+    table->field[9]->store(PLUGIN_LICENSE_LGPL_STRING,
+                           strlen(PLUGIN_LICENSE_LGPL_STRING), cs);
+    break;
   default:
     table->field[9]->store(PLUGIN_LICENSE_PROPRIETARY_STRING,
                            strlen(PLUGIN_LICENSE_PROPRIETARY_STRING), cs);
[3 Jun 2007 23:00] Bugs System
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information that was originally requested, please do so and change
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[20 Jul 2007 23:00] Bugs System
No feedback was provided for this bug for over a month, so it is
being suspended automatically. If you are able to provide the
information that was originally requested, please do so and change
the status of the bug back to "Open".
[23 Aug 2007 23:00] Bugs System
No feedback was provided for this bug for over a month, so it is
being suspended automatically. If you are able to provide the
information that was originally requested, please do so and change
the status of the bug back to "Open".
[29 Jul 2008 18:47] Mark Leith
Wow what a long time. 

Setting this to a P4 and verifying, yet again.