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From "Felix Meschberger (JIRA)" <j...@apache.org>
Subject [jira] [Commented] (FELIX-3773) WebConsole uses library with ASL-incompatible licence
Date Thu, 22 Nov 2012 09:32:58 GMT

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Felix Meschberger commented on FELIX-3773:

Thanks, Gert.

Further links from the legal-discuss archive:

  * http://markmail.org/message/rlhpmrkv24p5247m
  * http://markmail.org/message/gglluph3ifuyqiwq

As such I think this question is resolved from the POV of the ASF and thus for the Web Console.

Yet, do need to do something about it ?
> WebConsole uses library with ASL-incompatible licence
> -----------------------------------------------------
>                 Key: FELIX-3773
>                 URL: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/FELIX-3773
>             Project: Felix
>          Issue Type: Bug
>          Components: Web Console
>            Reporter: Neil Bartlett
>            Priority: Critical
> WebConsole uses the JSON library from json.org that contains the following term in its
licence (http://www.json.org/license.html):
> "The Software shall be used for Good, not Evil."
> I believe that this restriction is incompatible with the ASL.

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