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From "Chris Todd" <ch...@christophertodd.com>
Subject RE: enhydra make and xmlc tasks
Date Wed, 22 Nov 2000 23:20:38 GMT
If it is the gnu.regexp.* classes that are the only licensing issue, why not
simply replace them with jakarta-ORO?

Sincerest regards,
Chris Todd
Software Engineer
Alabanza Corporation
ctodd@alabanza.com

>-----Original Message-----
>From: Conor MacNeill [mailto:conor@m64.com]
>Sent: Wednesday, November 22, 2000 5:37 AM
>To: ant-user@jakarta.apache.org
>Subject: RE: enhydra make and xmlc tasks
>
>
>Pete,
>
>A fair while ago, William G Thompson submitted a task for xmlc. He had
>made some changes to xmlc for it to work with ant and he included this
>updated xmlc.jar file. This file includes gnu.regexp.* classes.
>
>At the time, I had heard that there were some issues with APL/GPL/LGPL,
>so I asked him if this was an issue. He stated that the gnu.regexp
>classes were LGPL so he thought there was no problem. I wasn't so sure
>and asked the list (and Duncan) for clarification. I didn't get much
>feedback.
>
>I don't whether Enhydra is using these classes or just William and what
>that all means for an ant xmlc task. I'm not even sure about the
>interaction between the APL and the Enhydra licence. At the time, I
>quoted Duncan thus
>
>> To quote James Duncan Davidson
>>
>> > The ASF board would have to make a ruling on that I think since we
>don't
>> > have a known way that the SPL (basically MPL) and ASF license
>interact.
>> It's
>> > totally clear that they can use our code. But going the other way is
>> > something I'm not sure of. I'll be asking and replying.
>> >
>> > .duncan
>
>I looked at the time and the Enhydra licence seemed to relate to the
>MPL.
>
>I don't know the resolution of these issues. You seem to be more across
>the licensing issues. Any ideas?
>
>Check out William's submission here
>
>http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=ant-dev&m=86951893308217&w=2
>
>
>Conor
>
>
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Peter Donald [mailto:donaldp@apache.org]
>> Sent: Wednesday, 22 November 2000 20:32
>> To: ant-user@jakarta.apache.org
>> Subject: Re: enhydra make and xmlc tasks
>>
>>
>> At 10:15  22/11/00 +0100, you wrote:
>> >hello,
>> >
>> >has anyone got a task to be used to create a new enhydra
>> project, or to use
>> >the XMLC compiler?
>>
>> Not that I know of but it would be a very kewl addition
>> (*hint* *hint*) ;)
>>
>> Cheers,
>>
>> Pete
>>
>> *------------------------------------------------------*
>> | Despite your efforts to be a romantic hero, you will |
>> | gradually evolve into a postmodern plot device.      |
>> *------------------------------------------------------*
>>
>
>
>


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