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From "Joe Witt"<joew...@apache.org>
Subject Re: Use of cache-api-1.0.0.jar - Isn't this an incompatible license?
Date Thu, 25 Aug 2016 18:06:04 GMT
Thanks for your reply.  It is interesting that there is a clean implementation of that API
available but glad to hear it.  We'll complete the APache NiFi integration with Apache Ignite
once that jar gets incorporated in an official release.  Thanks

On 2016-08-25 13:21 (-0400), Dmitriy Setrakyan <dsetrakyan@apache.org> wrote: 
> There is a ticket to switch to the geronimo jar for Ignite 2.0:
> https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/IGNITE-2949
> 
> In general, you can just replace the jcache jar with the geronimo jcache
> jar in the mean time.
> 
> We could not replace it in the recent 1.7 release because of some
> serialization issues within already running clusters. However, if you are
> starting out, you should be OK with the geronimo jcache jar as it is fully
> compatible from API standpoint.
> 
> D.
> 
> On Thu, Aug 25, 2016 at 8:47 AM, Joe Witt <joewitt@apache.org> wrote:
> 
> > Ignite Devs,
> >
> > In evaluating integration with Apache Ignite we discovered a questionable
> > jar 'cache-api-1.0.0.jar'.  There are threads which clearly indicate it is
> > known that this library uses a non ASF and ASLv2 licensing friendly
> > license.  That jar is licensed under here
> >
> >    https://raw.githubusercontent.com/jsr107/jsr107spec/master/LICENSE.txt
> >
> > You even have binary convenience bundles which include it and you point to
> > it here in your NOTICE file
> >
> >    https://git-wip-us.apache.org/repos/asf?p=ignite.git;a=blob_
> > plain;f=assembly/LICENSE_FABRIC;hb=de8684390cb2c5664f4bb8401f4169
> > e930a07e10
> >
> > There are also threads where it is discussed just how problematic it is
> > both at the JSR level and by the Ignite community.
> >
> >    https://github.com/jsr107/jsr107spec/issues/333
> >     http://apache-ignite-users.70518.x6.nabble.com/ignite-
> > cache-api-licensing-issue-td3306.html
> >
> > I don't see a JIRA to resolve this in Ignite or in Apache Legal.  So can
> > you help me understand if I am missing an important detail or exemption?
> >
> > Thanks
> > Joe
> >
> 

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