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From Gary Gregory <ggreg...@seagullsw.com>
Subject RE: Relicensing to the Apache License 2.0 ?
Date Tue, 03 Feb 2004 02:47:58 GMT
Should we replace each source file header lock, stock and two smoking
barrels? If so, does any one have a script for this?

Gary

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Henri Yandell [mailto:bayard@generationjava.com]
> Sent: Monday, February 02, 2004 12:02
> To: Jakarta Commons Developers List
> Subject: Re: Relicensing to the Apache License 2.0 ?
> 
> 
> The policy as far as I know is:
> 
> All releases after March 1st must use Apache License 2.0.
> 
> No agreement is needed as the only copyright holders to the ASF version of
> the source is the ASF. While people retain copyright to their submissions,
> they retain the copyright to their copy and not to the ASF copy.
> 
> It might be different for say ASF-members who have not signed the CLA, but
> I would expect committers who have not signed the CLA to be the same as a
> contributor.
> 
> IANAL etc. Just passing on what I've seen said, which could be wrong for
> all I know.
> 
> Hen
> 
> On Mon, 2 Feb 2004, Emmanuel Bourg wrote:
> 
> > Hi, the Apache License 2.0 has been released last month
> > (http://www.apache.org/licenses/LICENSE-2.0) and it seems it will become
> > mandatory for all Apache projects this year.
> >
> > I wonder what is the procedure for this migration, i guess all copyright
> > holders, that's committers and external contributors, have to agree
> > explicitely on the relicensing. This should be immediate for the
> > committers since they signed the Contributor License Agreement allowing
> > the ASF to license the code in any way. But the other contributors will
> > have to be contacted to request permission for relicensing, correct?
> >
> > Emmanuel Bourg
> >
> >
> >
> >
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