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From Jim Jagielski <...@jagunet.com>
Subject Re: A Letter from JBoss's lawyers
Date Mon, 10 Nov 2003 19:27:05 GMT
As soon as we can, we will place it on the geronimo
site. The magic required to do this is unknown
to me.

On Nov 10, 2003, at 2:01 PM, Ashish Gokhale wrote:

> Is the letter somewhere to be 'seen' ?
>
>  --- "n. alex rupp" <rupp0035@umn.edu> wrote: > Have
> they provided any specifics as to which files
>> were transfered over?
>>
>>
>>
>>
>>
>>
>> ----- Original Message -----
>> From: "Jim Jagielski" <jim@apache.org>
>> To: <geronimo-dev@incubator.apache.org>
>> Cc: <pmc@httpd.apache.org>; <board@apache.org>
>> Sent: Monday, November 10, 2003 8:39 AM
>> Subject: A Letter from JBoss's lawyers
>>
>>
>>>>
>>>> The ASF rec'd a letter from JBoss's lawyers
>> regarding Geronimo
>>>> and the similarity of code between Geronimo and
>> JBoss. They
>>>> cite a few "examples" but mention that:
>>>>
>>>>     1. That it strongly appears that code was
>>>>        simply copied over
>>>>     2. That we are violating (L)GPL.
>>>>
>>>> I would like to place a copy of the letter on
>> the Geronimo
>>>> site, but need some direction on doing that...
>> Except
>>>> for HTTP releases and some minor things, I don't
>> touch the
>>>> website build system.
>>>>
>>>> In any case, this a CALL for ALL Geronimo
>> developers
>>>> to ensure that any code is not copied from
>> JBoss.
>>>> Recall, also, that if someone is the original
>>>> author of the code and donated that code to
>> JBoss,
>>>> they can *still* donate the original code to the
>>>> ASF (unless they signed some sort of exclusivity
>>>> agreement). Original authors maintain ownership.
>>>>
>>>> I cannot attach the PDF due to quota limits
>>>
>>>
>
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