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From chris.g...@k-embedded-java.com
Subject Re: [classlib][nio] JDK 7 / WatchService support
Date Sun, 27 Feb 2011 10:25:55 GMT
> 2011/2/27 Ray Chen <clraychen@gmail.com>
>
>> Hi Jimmy,
>> Thank you for the information!
>> I have a question here, jpathwatch is in GPL license, can harmony use
>> that?
>> I am not an legal expert, just curious.
>>
>>
> Good question Ray, and I think it's OK if the owner hold the copyright and
> re-license it. ACQ and ICLA should be the legal insurance.

GPL + classpath exception FWIW.  (Personally I am baffled by the classpath
exception; I haven't a clue what "this library" or "independent modules"
translate to in Java terminology).

If Uwe is sole author then he can just add the option to use the code
under ASL.


Chris



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