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From Geir Magnusson Jr. <>
Subject Re: JBoss Exhibit "D" : similarity between org.apache.geronimo.common.Invocation and org.jboss.invocation.Invocation
Date Thu, 13 Nov 2003 20:58:46 GMT

On Thursday, November 13, 2003, at 03:20 PM, Brian Behlendorf wrote:

> On Thu, 13 Nov 2003, Jim Jagielski wrote:
>> I'm not sure, but I think even having it in the Attic
>> is still not sufficient. It's *still* available, after
>> all.
>> I feel we need to physically delete it. Maybe not
>> *now*, since we may need to refer to it, but keeping
>> it available in the Attic is not long term.
> It needs to be physically deleted from the Attic.  It also must be 
> deleted
> from mail archives, if it was ever there.
> We also need to be clear that what it was replaced with is not a
> derivative work.

I think we should only do that if we determine that indeed the code 
that is now in the Attic infringes on someone elses copyright.  (I'm 
tired of saying "JBoss's copyright", because IIRC, they don't actually 
have copyright ownership of this code)

> 	Brian
Geir Magnusson Jr                                   203-247-1713(m)

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