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From lasan...@opensource.lk
Subject Re: important: License issues in Geronimo 1.0 Samples
Date Thu, 02 Nov 2006 17:36:07 GMT
Hi Kevan,

Thanks for your description. It cleared some of my doubts regarding this
issue.

Thanks,
Lasantha Ranaweera
>
> On Nov 2, 2006, at 10:26 AM, Hernan Cunico wrote:
>
>> Lasantha,
>> those samples were donated to the project ergo they should only
>> display ASF2 license.
>>
>> This is the text we have in trunk today
>>
>> <!--
>>    Copyright 2006 The Apache Software Foundation
>>
>>    Licensed under the Apache License, Version 2.0 (the "License");
>>    you may not use this file except in compliance with the License.
>>    You may obtain a copy of the License at
>>
>>       http://www.apache.org/licenses/LICENSE-2.0
>>
>>    Unless required by applicable law or agreed to in writing, software
>>    distributed under the License is distributed on an "AS IS" BASIS,
>>    WITHOUT WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, either express or
>> implied.
>>    See the License for the specific language governing permissions and
>>    limitations under the License.
>> -->
>>
>> Could you please remove the unnecessary (old) data and comments and
>> add the appropriate lines to each of the files for all the samples
>> you are updating.
>
> Lasantha should not be *removing* copyright statements from a source
> file. The copyright holder should do that (i.e. someone from ibm). In
> this case, it sounds like that has already been done. If that's true,
> then Lasantha should just pick up the latest source.
>
> FYI, http://www.apache.org/legal/src-headers.html contains the
> current policy regarding source headers/license/copyright info.
> Source headers should not contain copyright statements and the
> license text has been updated.
>
> Lasantha,
> Thanks for identifying this issue.
>
> --kevan
>
>
>
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