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From Erik de Bruin <e...@ixsoftware.nl>
Subject Re: [SDK] missing license headers in license file?
Date Wed, 19 Nov 2014 20:49:52 GMT
And: why does this have to be so difficult? Between the NOTICE and the
LICENSE it is very clear who own the copyright to - and which license
applies to - the fonts. What more can one want, or why would you do less,
given that the fonts are open source?


On Wed, Nov 19, 2014 at 9:46 PM, Erik de Bruin <erik@ixsoftware.nl> wrote:

> Nope. You lost me completely. Shall I revert and leave it to the experts?
> Or can you tell me what to change, without explaining why, please?
> EdB
> On Wed, Nov 19, 2014 at 9:40 PM, Alex Harui <aharui@adobe.com> wrote:
>> On 11/19/14, 11:35 AM, "Erik de Bruin" <erik@ixsoftware.nl> wrote:
>> >I followed some of the other 'external' licenses, which have a copy of
>> the
>> >license in LICENSE (with a sentence explaining to what it applies) and
>> the
>> >original copy right claims of the authors in NOTICE (with a mention of
>> the
>> >applicable license). I have just committed my changes, feel free to
>> review
>> >those.
>> I did look.  My understanding of the rules is that some licenses tell the
>> author to add their copyright to the license text, and in those cases, I
>> think we’re not supposed to modify the license text to separate out the
>> copyrights into the NOTICE file.  Instead, just use a pointer in LICENSE
>> (i.e., tell folks where to find the third-party license file) which is how
>> I’d told the FlatSpark folks to do it, or copy the whole third-party
>> license with the copyrights into LICENSE which is sort of what happened in
>> Squiggly.
>> It is the Apache policy that has us move copyrights for donated code to
>> And in the case where the license requires attribution but no attribution
>> is in the LICENSE like the CameronMusic sound, we mentioned the creator in
>> the NOTICE.
>> -Alex
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Ix Multimedia Software

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