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From Yi Xiao <xiaoyijhondeve...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: About collecting the LICENSE and NOTICE files in Geronimo plugins
Date Tue, 11 Oct 2011 09:13:45 GMT
Thank you very much for your help, David!

On Tue, Oct 11, 2011 at 3:14 PM, David Jencks <david_jencks@yahoo.com>wrote:

> You are looking for the maven-remote-resources plugin.  It takes a remote
> resources "bundle" that contains templates for the LICENSE, NOTICE, and
> DEPENDENCIES files.  This plugin does not work all that well for non-jar
> files, so some projects like wars and the geronimo assemblies may need other
> means to install the required legal files.
>
> We also use the "ianal" (I am not a lawyer) plugin Jason Dillon wrote that
> checks that each jar has LICENSE and NOTICE files in the META-INF directory.
>
> Hope this helps.
>
> david jencks
>
> On Oct 10, 2011, at 8:37 PM, Yi Xiao wrote:
>
> Some complementarity here, take geronimo-aries<https://svn.apache.org/repos/asf/geronimo/server/trunk/plugins/aries/geronimo-aries/>
for
> example.
> The src/main/resources just contains a directory named OSGI-INF and does
> not include LICENSE and NOTICE.
> The pom.xml files does not use any maven plugin to copy the LICENSE, NOTICE
> to the target/classes/META-INF, actually, when build complete, the files are
> copied into it. I guess a maven plugin do some copy job, but I don't know
> which one<330.gif>
>
>
> On Tue, Oct 11, 2011 at 11:10 AM, Yi Xiao <xiaoyijhondevelop@gmail.com>wrote:
>
>>
>> Hi devs,
>>
>> I'm very confused about how the geronimo collect the LICENSE and NOTICE
>> files for each plugins, I could not find the these files in some
>> plugins,such as geronimo-aries, however, the classes/META-INF directory
>> contains the files.
>> I just find the maven-war-plugin mentions the LICENSE and NOTICE, but I
>> don't think it's a right way.
>> Could any one can help me figure it out? Thank you very much!
>> --
>> Best regards!
>>
>>
>>                  John Xiao
>>
>>
>
>
> --
> Best regards!
>
>
>                  John Xiao
>
>
>


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Best regards!


               John Xiao

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