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From "Geir Magnusson Jr." <ge...@apache.org>
Subject Re: (GERONIMO-891) Improve the Java Mail portlet - Sun Jars?
Date Fri, 26 Aug 2005 11:21:44 GMT
No.  That's why we re-wrote them.

The part of the license is just one of the problems we have with it.   
You are also required to indemnify Sun....

geir

On Aug 25, 2005, at 9:50 PM, Donald Woods wrote:

> Can these 2 JAR files be included in an Apache project?
> They both require click-through licenses to download -
>    Sun Microsystems, Inc. - Binary Code License Agreement
>    JAVABEANS(TM) ACTIVATION FRAMEWORK, VERSION 1.0.2 -
> SUPPLEMENTAL LICENSE TERMS
>    JAVAMAIL, VERSION 1.3.2 - SUPPLEMENTAL LICENSE TERMS
>
> With concern around is the following Supplemental License passage
> compatiable with the Apache 2.0 License?
>    2. License to Distribute Software.  In addition to
>    the license granted in Section 1 (Software
>    Internal Use and Development License Grant) of
>    these Supplemental Terms, subject to the terms and
>    conditions of this Agreement, including but not
>    limited to, Section 3 (Java Technology
>    Restrictions) of these Supplemental Terms, Sun
>    grants you a non-exclusive, non-transferable,
>    limited license to reproduce and distribute the
>    Software in binary code form only, provided that
>    you (i) distribute the Software complete and
>    unmodified and only bundled as part of your
>    Programs, (ii) do not distribute additional
>    software intended to replace any component(s) of
>    the Software, (iii) do not remove or alter any
>    proprietary legends or notices contained in the
>    Software, (iv) only distribute the Software
>    subject to a license agreement that protects Sun's
>    interests consistent with the terms contained in
>    this Agreement, and (v) agree to defend and
>    indemnify Sun and its licensors from and against
>    any damages, costs, liabilities, settlement
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>    fees) incurred in connection with any claim,
>    lawsuit or action by any third party that arises
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>    all Programs and/or Software.
>
> Also, didn't Geronimo create its own JavaMail implementation?
>
> -Donald
>
> --- "Chris Cardona (JIRA)" <dev@geronimo.apache.org> wrote:
>
>
>>     [
>>
>>
> http://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/GERONIMO-891? 
> page=comments#action_12319976
>
>> ]
>>
>> Chris Cardona commented on GERONIMO-891:
>> ----------------------------------------
>>
>> Some additional info:
>>
>> a. I used the following versions of jar files:
>>
>> - activation-1.0.2.jar > From
>> http://java.sun.com/products/javabeans/glasgow/jaf.html
>> - mail-1.3.2.jar > From http://java.sun.com/products/javamail/
>>
>> b. You can modify <geronimo_home>\etc\project.properties and add
>> the ff. variables before you rebuild console-standard &
>> console-ear:
>>
>> sun_activation_version=1.0.2
>> sun_mail_version=1.3.2
>>
>> c. Before redeploying the console copy activation-1.0.2.jar and
>> mail-1.3.2.jar under
>>
>>
> <geronimo_home>\modules\assembly\target\geronimo-1.0-SNAPSHOT 
> \repository\sun\jars
>
>> creating missing folders if needed
>>
>> d. I used James v2.2.0 for my Mail Server. You can get it from:
>> http://james.apache.org/ and run it using the default configuration
>> and it should work when you send test emails from the JavaMail
>> portlet.
>>
>>
>>> Improve the Java Mail portlet
>>> -----------------------------
>>>
>>>          Key: GERONIMO-891
>>>          URL: http://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/GERONIMO-891
>>>      Project: Geronimo
>>>         Type: Improvement
>>>   Components: console
>>>     Versions: 1.0-M5
>>>     Reporter: Chris Cardona
>>>  Attachments: mailportlet.patch
>>>
>>> Update and improve the Java Mail portlet.
>>>
>>
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Geir Magnusson Jr                                  +1-203-665-6437
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