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From Thorsten Scherler <thors...@apache.org>
Subject Re: PoC StAX implementation of dispatcher
Date Thu, 25 Jan 2007 06:56:40 GMT
On Thu, 2007-01-25 at 09:58 +1100, David Crossley wrote:
> Gav.... wrote:
> > > From: Thorsten Scherler
> > > David Crossley wrote:
> > > > Thorsten Scherler wrote:
> > > > >
> > > > > To make the version compile you need to download
> > > > > the JSR 173 API from
> > > > > http://www.ibiblio.org/maven2/stax/stax-api/1.0/stax-api-1.0.jar
> > > > > and copy it to lib/api/. We cannot redistribute the API (it was once
a
> > > > > discussion on cocoon-dev when the jcr got introduced).
> > > >
> > > > Would you please explain that further.
> > > 
> > > I cannot post any citation from the mail I referred since I just saw
> > > that it was a private list where I read it.
> > > 
> > > Bottom line of the mail was that the JSR-170 terms of license allowed by
> > > Sun's lawyers for the JCR specification (which includes the JCR
> > > interface jar) are not compatible with ASF.
> > 
> > You sure about that ? I have not looked deeply into it so I apologise, but
> > With me being on a number of Apache Mailing Lists, JSR-170 rang a bell
> > When I saw it in your mail.
> 
> Wait, you are both confusing the issue. Thorsten started talking
> about JSR-173 then made a mistake and referred to JSR-170.
> 
> Thorsten, please clearly explain.

I used JSR-170 as example. JCR specifications in general includes the
JCR interface jar and the license AFAIK is not compatible with the ASF.

salu2

> 
> > Please take a look at :-
> > 
> > http://jackrabbit.apache.org/ (Jackrabbit)
> > http://jcp.org/en/jsr/detail?id=170 (ASF is member of expert group)
> > http://www.openwfe.org/openwfe-jcr-beancoder.html (Used with Maven)
> > 
> > > Futher it was pointed out that the JCR API (as interface), will either
> > > already be present in the J2SE engine (with or without an implementation
> > > from java 6 up) or must be downloaded and installed by the user (either
> > > directly in $JAVA_HOME/lib or into the location I pointed out before
> > > (whiteboard/dispatcher/lib/api)).
> 
-- 
thorsten

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