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From Paul Smith <psm...@apache.org>
Subject Re: [VFS] test cases using embeded server - was Moving out the sandbox ?
Date Sat, 26 Feb 2005 05:25:09 GMT

>Is there an Official Apache explanation for treating the LGPL like the
>boogeyman?  URL?  This is all just silly!!!  I can understand not using GPL
>libraries, but LGPL does not impose any requirements on code using it (for
>Java, at least).  Don't believe me?  As the FSF yourself.  We had a long
>discussion with them before choosing the LGPL for the BarracudaMVC project on
>ObjectWeb.
>
>  
>
http://wiki.apache.org/jakarta/Using_20LGPL_27d_20code

Maybe one day it'll get sorted out, but it seems that LGPL is a no-no 
for Apache projects for now.  I hope it's resolved RSN.

Paul Smith

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