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From Ross Gardler <>
Subject Re: CPL license and Apache (was Re: Eclipse plugin roadmap)
Date Sun, 01 Aug 2004 10:46:10 GMT
David Crossley wrote:

> The easiest solution is just to side-step the whole issue
> and make our own little icons, no matter how bad they are.
> Someone else will later create original and better ones.

Already done and committed, but as you point out there may be impact on 
SVN history.

> We do need to understand the CPL in case there is ever
> something that we really do need to use. I would wait until
> we have a major situation, because then we can look for help
> from the licensing at apache dot org mail list. Also there
> will be soon more clear assistance from the ASF about
> compatible licenses.
> That is my advice for the current situation, but if people
> really want to do so, then we can explore further, though
> i would prefer to concentrate on our impending release.

OK, I do have some code affected by this, but it doesn't need to be in 
0.6, I'll find my answers at licensing. However, this still doesn't 
satisfy your concerns about SVN History.


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