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From "Richard S. Hall" <he...@ungoverned.org>
Subject Re: WebConsole Configuration Status enhancement
Date Thu, 10 Sep 2009 13:40:36 GMT
I guess your proposal sounds reasonable, but I would recommend 
contacting Tanner Hildebrand and ask him if he could release under a 
well-known license (e.g., BSD), because it makes it is better to have a 
well-known license so people don't have to wonder about it.

-> richard

On 9/10/09 4:01, Felix Meschberger wrote:
> Hi all,
>
> For FELIX-1171 [1] I am using the TabWorld script from [2]. This script
> has no license attached and is free for use according to its author (quote):
>
>      TabWorld by Tanner Hildebrand is free to use for any purpose,
>      commercial or otherwise. The user of the script may modify,
>      distribute, sell, use, or publish this script at their discretion.
>      The uses are unrestricted and may only be restricted if the user is
>      found to be guilty (by a U.S. court only) of a criminal act that
>      involves this script.
>
>      Please enjoy and use this script as you wish to its fullest
>      potential.
>
>
> I don't think that this "license" poses any issue to us. My question is
> more, how to make notice of this.
>
> I could imaging placing this text in a LICENSE.tabworld file and refer
> to it in the NOTICE file:
>
> Index: NOTICE
> ===================================================================
> --- NOTICE	(Revision 813254)
> +++ NOTICE	(Arbeitskopie)
> @@ -38,7 +38,11 @@
>   Copyright (c) 2006 Mark James
>   Licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution 2.5 License
>
> +This product includes software from
> http://benchsketch.com/bquery/index.html
> +Copyright (c) 2009 Tanner Hildebrand
> +Licensed under Tanner Hildebrand's License
>
> +
>   II. Used Software
>
>   This product uses software developed at
> @@ -53,3 +57,4 @@
>   - JSON License
>   - MIT License
>   - Creative Commons Attribution 2.5 License
> +- Tanner Hildebrand's License
> \ No newline at end of file
>
>
> WDYT ?
>
> Regards
> Felix
>
>
> [1] https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/FELIX-1171
> [2] http://benchsketch.com/bquery/index.html
>    

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