camel-users mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Hadrian Zbarcea <>
Subject Re: Do Apache Camel needs a SAP integration?
Date Sat, 14 Jan 2012 22:43:58 GMT
That is correct. The owner of the code (which may not necessarily be the 
author!) can (re)license the work at any time under whatever terms he 
likes. If the work is relicensed, the previous licensing terms still 
apply to the old code.


On 01/14/2012 11:47 AM, Christian Schneider wrote:
> Hi Björn,
> sounds great. I am looking forward to it. I think you could dual license
> your own code with apache and lgpl. Btw. there is camel-extra which holds
> some camel components that are not fully apache licensed.
> So that case is not really uncommon.
> Christian
> Am 14.01.2012 15:37, schrieb Björn Bength:
>> Hi
>> At our client (a bank) in Sweden, we created a camel component that
>> integrated their SAP server.
>> It can only call BAPI functions right now but it uses JCo of course,
>> and Hibersap which allows to annotate java beans just send it through
>> to the camel endpoint. All this on ServiceMix where we made the
>> camel-SAP (with jco) component OSGi firendly.
>> It worked so well that those SAP guys we worked with told us that they
>> never before had an integration project that actually worked on _the
>> first_ test transaction.
>> Unfortunatly hibersap is LGPL but it really (really) makes working
>> with Jco sooo much easier.
>> And just maybe hibersap can convert it's license, but from another
>> thread (MongoDB) I got the feeling that all of you like to have a
>> "native" camel component in all cases.
>> My intention was to put this on GitHub though, but I never took time
>> to do so.
>> I could share the parts I wrote if someone is interested, and call it
>> camel-hibersap.
>> Regards
>> Björn
>> On Sat, Jan 14, 2012 at 1:44 PM, Christian Müller
>> <> wrote:
>>> Hello list!
>>> One year ago I was thinking about "Do Apache Camel needs a SAP
>>> integration?".
>>> Last week I got an announcement from Mulesoft and their SAP integration
>>> [1]. And now I'm thinking about it again: Do Apache Camel needs a SAP
>>> integration? Did you already missed this integration?
>>> I'm highly interested in your opinion.
>>> [1]
>>> Best,
>>> Christian

Hadrian Zbarcea
Principal Software Architect
Talend, Inc

View raw message