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From jude <flexcapaci...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Moonshine-IDE.com -- FlexJS, Flex, and ActionScript focused open source IDE -- contribution to Apache FlexJS ?
Date Fri, 29 Apr 2016 01:42:30 GMT

Thanks. Could you look at this installation guide
and tell me if we can get things fully setup at Apache? I don't want to
start down the path of donation to have certain libraries become an issue
later on. Here's my attributions list
license for most if not all of the libraries.

On Sat, Apr 2, 2016 at 6:25 PM, Justin Mclean <justinmclean@me.com> wrote:

> Hi,
> > In the process I learned that projects at Apache that rely on other
> > libraries cannot be hosted on the site.
> That not correct, Apache Flex for example hosts both source and binary
> release that contain code from 3rd parties. The catch is however it needs
> to be code that has an Apache comparable license. Most common open source
> licenses (with the exception of GPL) are comparable. [1][2]
> > It seems to be a place for singular type of projects.
> There are many examples of Apache software that bundle a large amount of
> 3rd party code. For instance Apache Mynewt (in incubation) bundles source
> code from around 20 projects. There’s probably more 3rd party code in it
> repo than ASF licensed code.  It also made a release with a GPL dependancy
> (after asking for permission, but has since removed that code). Another
> incubating project MADLib has a dozen or so Apache licensed files, and
> 100’s of BSD licensed files.  Generally none of this is too much of an
> issue to get around.
> Thanks,
> Justin
> 1. http://www.apache.org/legal/resolved.html#category-a <
> http://www.apache.org/legal/resolved.html#category-a>
> 2. http://www.apache.org/legal/resolved.html#category-x <
> http://www.apache.org/legal/resolved.html#category-x>

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