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From "Ting Peng" <t.peng....@gmail.com>
Subject Re: how do we deal with list.h
Date Sun, 24 Aug 2008 15:07:53 GMT
Dear all,
Are there any ASF software use C++ library ? How did they fix the license
issues?
Please give us some information. Thanks.

On Fri, Aug 22, 2008 at 1:32 PM, Bernd Fondermann <
bernd.fondermann@googlemail.com> wrote:

> Whether this software is widely used or not is not important from a
> licensing point of view.
> The crucial question is: What is the license of the code you want to use?
>
> See here for some answers:
>  http://apache.org/legal/3party.html
> It's a starting point, so you get a general idea what is important.
> More questions will probably arise from that.
>
> Hope that helps,
>
>  Bernd
>
>
> On Fri, Aug 22, 2008 at 02:40, Ting Peng <t.peng.dev@gmail.com> wrote:
> > I think we can use stlport, for it is part of C++ Standard. If we read
> the
> > document of stlport in detail, we can find the answer. Stlport is widely
> > used, for any popuse. I think we can use it too. What we should do now is
> to
> > check the licese file of STLport.
> >
> > On Thu, Aug 21, 2008 at 4:45 PM, Shan Jiang <dane.xjtu@gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> >> It's vital for us to confirm if the sgi's stl lib can be applied with
> >> ASL. In source file description, we note that this sentence of
> >> "Permission to use or copy this software for ANY purpose is hereby
> >> granted without fee, provided the above notices are retained on all
> >> copies.". we should send email to the sgi's author for asking for his
> >> authorization to apply sgi's stl lib under ASL. If the author accredit
> >> his(her) codes to bluesky ASF project. we INSTALL the sgi STL lib by
> >> apt install command on Unbantu. The next step is that we replace the
> >> #include <list> with #include <list.h> in our source code file and
> >> modify a few code (if fortunately, we can do nothing to modify ). That
> >> is all we need do!
> >>
> >> On 8/21/08, Samul Kevin <lovesummerf@gmail.com> wrote:
> >> > i check the sgi's stl. It seems the license doen't collide with ASL.Is
> >> that
> >> > totally OK if we just download the list.h of sgi STL and replace the
> one
> >> we
> >> > currently use?
> >> >
> >> > 2008/8/19, Ting Peng <t.peng.dev@gmail.com>:
> >> >>
> >> >> Dear all,
> >> >>
> >> >> This list is the packages of STLPort provided by Ubuntu Linux
> release.
> >> >> you can get the list use this command on ubuntu linux:
> >> >> "apt-cache search STL"
> >> >> So, if you use ubuntu linux as your develop platform, when you are
> >> >> compiling
> >> >> bluesky, you can use these packages to as C++ library. By doing this,
> >> >> license problems can be avoided. STLPort is aso recommended by C++
> >> >> standard.
> >> >> It is very effective.
> >> >>
> >> >> On Tue, Aug 19, 2008 at 4:55 PM, Samul Kevin <lovesummerf@gmail.com>
> >> >> wrote:
> >> >>
> >> >> > yeah,thks,i think it suitable too,but i don't quite get the meaning
> of
> >> >> your
> >> >> > listing about this:
> >> >> > libstlport4.6-dev - STLport C++ class library
> >> >> > libstlport4.6c2 - STLport C++ class library
> >> >> > libstlport5.0 - STLport C++ class library
> >> >> > libstlport5.0-dbg - STLport C++ class library debug symbols
> >> >> > libstlport5.0-dev - STLport C++ class library
> >> >> > libstlport5.1 - STLport C++ class library
> >> >> > libstlport5.1-dbg - STLport C++ class library debug symbols
> >> >> > libstlport5.1-dev - STLport C++ class library
> >> >> >
> >> >> >
> >> >> >
> >> >> > 2008/8/15, Ting Peng <t.peng.dev@gmail.com>:
> >> >> > >
> >> >> > > Ubuntu Linux provides STLport, which is the STL implement
> >> recommended
> >> >> by
> >> >> > > the
> >> >> > > C++ Standard.
> >> >> > > libstlport4.6-dev - STLport C++ class library
> >> >> > > libstlport4.6c2 - STLport C++ class library
> >> >> > > libstlport5.0 - STLport C++ class library
> >> >> > > libstlport5.0-dbg - STLport C++ class library debug symbols
> >> >> > > libstlport5.0-dev - STLport C++ class library
> >> >> > > libstlport5.1 - STLport C++ class library
> >> >> > > libstlport5.1-dbg - STLport C++ class library debug symbols
> >> >> > > libstlport5.1-dev - STLport C++ class library
> >> >> > >
> >> >> > > Its license information can be found at
> >> >> > > http://www.stlport.org/doc/license.html and
> >> >> > > http://sourceforge.net/projects/stlport/
> >> >> > >
> >> >> > > I copy the information from the source file is:
> >> >> > > /*
> >> >> > > * Copyright (c) 1999
> >> >> > > * Silicon Graphics Computer Systems, Inc.
> >> >> > > *
> >> >> > > * Copyright (c) 1999
> >> >> > > * Boris Fomitchev
> >> >> > > *
> >> >> > > * This material is provided "as is", with absolutely no warranty
> >> >> > expressed
> >> >> > > * or implied. Any use is at your own risk.
> >> >> > > *
> >> >> > > * Permission to use or copy this software for any purpose
is
> hereby
> >> >> > granted
> >> >> > > * without fee, provided the above notices are retained on
all
> >> copies.
> >> >> > > * Permission to modify the code and to distribute modified
code
> is
> >> >> > granted,
> >> >> > > * provided the above notices are retained, and a notice that
the
> >> code
> >> >> was
> >> >> > > * modified is included with the above copyright notice.
> >> >> > > *
> >> >> > > */
> >> >> > >
> >> >> > > I guess that it is suitable for our ASF programs.
> >> >> > >
> >> >> > >
> >> >> > > On Fri, Aug 15, 2008 at 9:46 PM, Ting Peng <t.peng.dev@gmail.com
> >
> >> >> wrote:
> >> >> > >
> >> >> > > > Do you mean the things listed below?
> >> >> > > > In fact, our source code is written in C++, and it dependes
on
> >> STL.
> >> >> To
> >> >> > my
> >> >> > > > knowledge STL is part of C++ standard. Any C++ developing
> >> >> > > > environment
> >> >> > > should
> >> >> > > > provide STL. The formal STL which is selected by C++
standard
> is
> >> >> > > developed
> >> >> > > > by SGI, which can be found at http://www.sgi.com/tech/stl/
> >> >> > > >
> >> >> > > > There are many STL implements currently. Borland, Microsoft
and
> >> >> > > > other
> >> >> > > > companies have their own implement.  SGI's implement
is the
> >> standard
> >> >> > one,
> >> >> > > > which is opensourced and can be used anywhere. I didn't
read
> the
> >> >> detail
> >> >> > > > license information of it.
> >> >> > > >
> >> >> > > > In fact, g++ is not the only C++ compiler for linux.
and GNU's
> STL
> >> >> > > > implement is not the only STL implement.
> >> >> > > >
> >> >> > > >
> >> >> > > > C++ and STL are needed to compile our program. And,
they are
> the
> >> >> > standard
> >> >> > > > components of C++ environment. It is the developers'
business
> to
> >> >> choose
> >> >> > > > their own C++ environment. The default C++ and STL is
provided
> by
> >> >> > > > GNU
> >> >> > and
> >> >> > > > are GPLed. So, we should let the developers know that
they
> should
> >> >> > choose
> >> >> > > a
> >> >> > > > non-GPLed STL to call.
> >> >> > > >
> >> >> > > >
> >> >> > > > ===========================================
> >> >> > > > pt@ATS:~/tmp/TServer-2.0$ find -exec grep -Hn list.h
{} \; |
> grep
> >> >> c++
> >> >> > > >
> >> >> ./src/.deps/tserver-adminserver.Po:34:
>  /usr/include/bits/sys_errlist.h
> >> >> > > > adminserver.h /usr/include/c
> >> >> > > > ++/4.2/list \
> >> >> > > > ./src/.deps/tserver-adminserver.Po:73:
> >> >> > > > /usr/include/c++/4.2/bits/stl_list.h /
> >> >> > > >
> >> >> > >
> >> >> > > --
> >> >> > > Best regards!
> >> >> > >
> >> >> > > Ting Peng (t.peng.dev@gmail.com)
> >> >> > > [CN] +86-137-721-59621
> >> >> > >
> >> >> >
> >> >>
> >> >>
> >> >>
> >> >> --
> >> >> Best regards!
> >> >>
> >> >> Ting Peng (t.peng.dev@gmail.com)
> >> >> [CN] +86-137-721-59621
> >> >>
> >> >
> >>
> >
> >
> >
> > --
> > Best regards!
> >
> > Ting Peng (t.peng.dev@gmail.com)
> > [CN] +86-137-721-59621
> >
>



-- 
Best regards!

Ting Peng (t.peng.dev@gmail.com)
[CN] +86-137-721-59621

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