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From "Richard S. Hall" <he...@ungoverned.org>
Subject Re: Question about NOTICE file
Date Tue, 24 Oct 2006 18:30:56 GMT
That is fine by me.

-> richard

Francesco Furfari wrote:
> Well, also a public repository is a form of code distribution.
> Now at the Felix root there is the updated ASL 2.0 license while the 
> copyright notice mentions only ASF.
> I was thinking to add something like:
> --------------------------------------
> Apache Felix
> Copyright 2006 The Apache Software Foundation
> This product includes software developed at
> The Apache Software Foundation (http://www.apache.org/).
> The Felix project is composed of several subprojects,
> for the copyright notice and related licenses see inside
> the resources directory of each subproject:
> /trunk/<project>/src/main/resources
> ----------------------------------------
> It seems to me that in such way our statement is less ambiguous,
> and help people to find the resources better.
> francesco
> Richard S. Hall wrote:
>> Francesco Furfari wrote:
>>> Another question about the Notice files.
>>> We are going to put the licenses and Notice file in resources 
>>> directories in order to embed them in the bundles.
>>> I was thinking to the people that do the checkout from the 
>>> repository, and I was wondering if we should prepare a Notice file 
>>> that groups all the various notice files or more simply a reference 
>>> to find where they are.
>> I think the NOTICE and LICENSE files are for released artifacts, not 
>> for svn checkout.
>> For our releases, if they aggregate released artifacts (which the 
>> framework release definitely will), then we will need to have an 
>> aggregate NOTICE file for that as well as including any necessary 
>> license files too.
>> -> richard

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