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From "Guillaume Nodet" <gno...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Java EE schema license question
Date Mon, 30 Oct 2006 15:01:02 GMT
Schemas has been removed from the latest Geronimo distributions.
They are only used at build time to generate xmlbeans classes to
parse the deployment descriptors and are no longer distributed afaik.

On 10/30/06, Dan Diephouse <dan@envoisolutions.com> wrote:
> CC'ing cxf-dev and apache legal, as it pertains to Geronimo, but I think
> it would be good for us (CXF) to hear from legal  The part of the
> license that concerns me is this:
>
> No part of this document may be reproduced in any form by any means
> without prior written authorization of Sun and its licensors, if any.
>
> Does G have prior written authorization to include it as part of the
> source distro? Does Apache as a whole? Can we as an incubating project
> redistribute this in our source distribution? If not can we do so
> temporarily until we're able to obtain authorization?
>
> - Dan
>
> Bozhong Lin wrote:
> > re-sending with Java EE schema URL links included:
> >
> > [1] http://java.sun.com/xml/ns/javaee/javaee_5.xsd
> > [2] http://java.sun.com/xml/ns/j2ee/j2ee_1_4.xsd
> >
> > -------- Original Message --------
> > Subject: Java EE schema license question
> > Date: Mon, 30 Oct 2006 12:31:05 +0800
> > From: Bozhong Lin <blin@apache.org>
> > To: dev@geronimo.apache.org
> >
> > Hi,
> >
> > Apache CXF currently use java EE 5 [1] schema, and would like to include
> > the schema in distribution if that is allowed from copyright
> > perspective. From the copyright statement included in the schema file,
> > it seems to be very strict for redistribution. I found that Geronimo
> > source distribution includes java EE 1.4 schema [2], which has similar
> > copyright statement. I just wonder if this ever was a legal issue for
> > you guys, and how you guys get around of this if so?
> >
> > Thanks for the insight!
> >
> > Cheers,
> > Bo
> >
>
>
> --
> Dan Diephouse
> Envoi Solutions
> http://envoisolutions.com
> http://netzooid.com/blog
>
>


-- 
Cheers,
Guillaume Nodet

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