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From Matt Benson <gudnabr...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [codec] submitting a StringEncoder
Date Thu, 12 May 2011 15:31:14 GMT
On Thu, May 12, 2011 at 10:08 AM, Henri Yandell <flamefew@gmail.com> wrote:
> "Original code under GPL" is an IP issue. Namely that your Java code
> must also be under GPL.
>
> That subsequently can't be included in the Apache project, unless you
> can get the original PHP author to change the license to something
> listed here:
>
> http://www.apache.org/legal/resolved.html#category-a
>

Does that hold if the original author straight up grants us... something?

Matt

> Hen
>
> On Thu, May 12, 2011 at 4:41 AM, Matthew Pocock
> <turingatemyhamster@gmail.com> wrote:
>> Hi,
>>
>> How would I go about submitting a new StringEncoder to the language package
>> of codec? I have been contracted to port an existing sounds-like coding from
>> PHP to Java and ideally to contribute the result to the codec project. To
>> the best of my knowledge, there are no IP issues as the original code is
>> under an open-source license (GPL) and in addition my client has obtained
>> permission for the port from the copyright holder.
>>
>> Thanks,
>>
>> Matthew
>>
>> --
>> Matthew Pocock
>> mailto: turingatemyhamster@gmail.com
>> gchat: turingatemyhamster@gmail.com
>> msn: matthew_pocock@yahoo.co.uk
>> irc.freenode.net: drdozer
>> (0191) 2566550
>>
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