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From Patrick Hunt <ph...@apache.org>
Subject Re: [Fwd: [Fwd: [VOTE] Release ZooKeeper 3.2.1 (candidate 0)]]
Date Fri, 04 Sep 2009 17:21:27 GMT
Given that gnu itself states no notice is required I consider this 
discussion closed.


Owen O'Malley wrote:
> Bernd Fondermann wrote:
>> I'm not saying that the license is incompatible, I am saying that you
>> need to record third party contributions in the NOTICE file.
> The critical reference is:
> http://ftp.gnu.org/old-gnu/Manuals/autoconf-2.53/html_node/Distributing.html#Distributing

> In particular, the files generated by autoconf can be distributed under 
> the same license as the rest of the package. Therefore, although the 
> files confusing claim to be GPL, they are actually being distributed 
> under the Apache license. My understanding is that only used components 
> that have a different license need to be in NOTICE. I believe this is a 
> non-issue.
> -- Owen

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