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From "ivelin" <>
Subject Re: [ANN] XMLForm as a standalone servlet toolkit
Date Fri, 28 Mar 2003 14:43:48 GMT

Made the requested chages.
Please verify if they work for ASF?

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Stefano Mazzocchi" <>
To: <>
Sent: Friday, March 28, 2003 4:16 AM
Subject: Re: [ANN] XMLForm as a standalone servlet toolkit

> ivelin wrote:
> > So, Stefano, since you have your PMC chairman hat on, tell me if we can
> > create an incubator project
> > I will gladly commit the new code to it.
> > If not, what other options do you suggest.
> You took part of cocoon and forked it.
> You didn't say anything about this, you just acted and announced it.
> The ASF license gives you the right to fork a project and since 
> "XMLForm" is not covered by the cocoon license, you are fully entitled 
> to call it so.
> It is enough that you:
>   1) place the cocoon license in your distribution
>   2) change the package names from org.apache.xmlform to anything that 
> doesn't start with org.apache
>   3) grant copyright of the code you own full rights to to yourself
> or
>   1) stop distributing it and work with us for a solution.
> If one of the two is done, I can remove my PMC chair hat and put it back 
> in the closet. From a PMC legal oversight standpoint, there is no 
> difference between one move or another.
>                                 - o -
> Now, I take my PMC chair hat off. I'm no more an ASF officer. I'm acting 
> as simple cocoon committer, like you and many others here.
> Instead of you choosing by yourself what is good for that part of the 
> Cocoon code, I would like to see a proposal discussed by the community.
> Stefano.

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