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From Nirmal Fernando <nirmal070...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Using JQuery in Apache Derby
Date Mon, 19 Jul 2010 13:39:36 GMT
Thanks Rick!

On Mon, Jul 19, 2010 at 6:50 PM, Rick Hillegas <rick.hillegas@oracle.com>wrote:

> Hi Nirmal,
>
> It looks to me as though JQuery can be used under the MIT license (
> http://jquery.org/license ), which is allowed in Apache-licensed code (
> http://www.apache.org/legal/resolved.html#category-a ). As I understand
> the MIT license ( http://opensource.org/licenses/mit-license.php ), using
> JQuery would require the Derby NOTICE file to state that the following
> disclaimer covers the JQuery code in the PlanExporter tool:
>
> "Copyright (c) 2010 John Resig, http://jquery.com/
>
> Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person obtaining
> a copy of this software and associated documentation files (the
> "Software"), to deal in the Software without restriction, including
> without limitation the rights to use, copy, modify, merge, publish,
> distribute, sublicense, and/or sell copies of the Software, and to
> permit persons to whom the Software is furnished to do so, subject to
> the following conditions:
>
> The above copyright notice and this permission notice shall be
> included in all copies or substantial portions of the Software.
>
> THE SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED "AS IS", WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND,
> EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE WARRANTIES OF
> MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND
> NONINFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE AUTHORS OR COPYRIGHT HOLDERS BE
> LIABLE FOR ANY CLAIM, DAMAGES OR OTHER LIABILITY, WHETHER IN AN ACTION
> OF CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE, ARISING FROM, OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION
> WITH THE SOFTWARE OR THE USE OR OTHER DEALINGS IN THE SOFTWARE."
>
> Hope this helps,
> -Rick
>
>
> Nirmal Fernando wrote:
>
>> Hi All,
>>
>> I'm planning to use JQuery to make PlanExporter tool
>> more attractive and easy to read. But I saw there's a license
>> incompatibility, with Apache & JQuery.
>>
>> Here's the JQuery license header:
>>
>> /*!
>>  * jQuery JavaScript Library v1.4.2
>>  * http://jquery.com/
>>  *
>>  * Copyright 2010, John Resig
>>  * Dual licensed under the MIT or GPL Version 2 licenses.
>>  * http://jquery.org/license
>>  *
>>  * Includes Sizzle.js
>>  * http://sizzlejs.com/
>>  * Copyright 2010, The Dojo Foundation
>>  * Released under the MIT, BSD, and GPL Licenses.
>>  *
>>  * Date: Sat Feb 13 22:33:48 2010 -0500
>>  */
>>
>> Can someone confirm that there's a license
>> incompatibility? or Can I use JQuery?
>>
>> Thanks.
>>
>> --
>> Best Regards,
>> Nirmal
>>
>> C.S.Nirmal J. Fernando
>> Department of Computer Science & Engineering,
>> Faculty of Engineering,
>> University of Moratuwa,
>> Sri Lanka.
>>
>
>


-- 
Best Regards,
Nirmal

C.S.Nirmal J. Fernando
Department of Computer Science & Engineering,
Faculty of Engineering,
University of Moratuwa,
Sri Lanka.

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