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From Justin Mclean <justinmcl...@me.com>
Subject Re: [VOTE] Apache Apex Malhar Release 3.2.0-incubating (RC1)
Date Mon, 09 Nov 2015 02:34:02 GMT

+0 binding

While the release is technically good there a few copyright issues that I think need correcting.
If the other PPMC members think it’s OK to release like this I’ll consider changing my

I checked:
- release contains “incubating”
- NOTICE and LICENSE are correct [1]
- all source file have apache headers
- no unexpected binaries in source release
- can compile from source

You probably don’t have permission to distribute the content in this file (and a couple
of similar files), as it’s Copyright 2013 Cable News Network.

It’s also likely that permission would be need to distribute the contents of these files:

I'd also suggest that some of test files content (and links to content) be changed to something
a more more neutral in subject matter. It’s probably best to avoid content concerning politics
and/or race in case it causes offence.

These files still have a Data Torrent copyright:

This file still has a Malhar copyright:


1. Well other than not mentioning the copyright material contained in the release but I’m
assuming permission wasn’t obtained for that :-)
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