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From Brian LeRoux...@brian.io>
Subject Re: [jira] [Commented] (CB-643) Use the Apache RAT (Release Audit Tool) on sources, add Apache License
Date Tue, 05 Jun 2012 01:02:46 GMT
license header in a generated project isn't a big deal; at that moment
the developer whom generated it can choose to relicense (or not) as
they wish


On Mon, Jun 4, 2012 at 5:54 PM, Filip Maj <fil@adobe.com> wrote:
> I don't see the issue here.
>
> The example code we ship is apache-owned, so the license header should be
> there.
>
> Why is swapping in a user's application assets into the www/ folder,
> overwriting the example assets, for cordova projects unacceptable? Most
> people would do this.
>
> Before you go making any big changes we need to discuss and address the
> "problem" (I think it is just a misconception about how this shit works)
> if you see this as an issue. I don't see how you patching only the WP7
> implementation to strip the license header solves the problem: the same
> situation exists on all of our implementations.
>
> I'm not legal guru but this is clear-cut to me. Anyone else willing to
> chime in?
>
> On 6/4/12 5:49 PM, "Jesse" <purplecabbage@gmail.com> wrote:
>
>>I will make the create tool strip the license header then ...
>>and remove it from the template before distributing ...
>>Both the other options are unacceptable IMO
>>
>>On Mon, Jun 4, 2012 at 5:43 PM, Shazron <shazron@gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>>> There is only two alternatives then:
>>>
>>> 1. The user would remove the boilerplate index.html and use their own
>>> 2. We don't include the index.html in a new project template
>>>
>>>
>>> On Mon, Jun 4, 2012 at 5:40 PM, Jesse <purplecabbage@gmail.com> wrote:
>>>
>>> > What I am saying is that every new project that is created will
>>>include
>>> the
>>> > license tag, meaning that the new project is also licensed under
>>>Apache.
>>> > So how does a developer make an app if they aren't licensing it under
>>> > Apache? They cannot use our tool now ...
>>> >
>>> > On Mon, Jun 4, 2012 at 5:32 PM, Filip Maj <fil@adobe.com> wrote:
>>> >
>>> > > To be clear: yes I think it is amusing/waste of real
>>> > estate/ugly/shouldn't
>>> > > be there. But most legal bs amuses/depresses me so I just go through
>>> the
>>> > > motions and get it over with.
>>> > >
>>> > > On 6/4/12 5:27 PM, "Filip Maj" <fil@adobe.com> wrote:
>>> > >
>>> > > >It doesn't impose anything on projects generated with Cordova.
>>>Simply:
>>> > it
>>> > > >is code we ship, therefore license is required. No drama around
it
>>> > really.
>>> > > >
>>> > > >On 6/4/12 5:24 PM, "Jesse MacFadyen" <purplecabbage@gmail.com>
>>>wrote:
>>> > > >
>>> > > >>That's the template used to generate new projects.
>>> > > >>
>>> > > >>Cheers,
>>> > > >>  Jesse
>>> > > >>
>>> > > >>
>>> > > >>
>>> > > >>On 2012-06-04, at 5:19 PM, Shazron <shazron@gmail.com>
wrote:
>>> > > >>
>>> > > >>> As the Joker would say: why so seriouss?
>>> > > >>> This is just the boilerplate I thought.
>>> > > >>>
>>> > > >>> On Mon, Jun 4, 2012 at 5:13 PM, Jesse <purplecabbage@gmail.com>
>>> > wrote:
>>> > > >>>
>>> > > >>>> So that means that you can only build Apache 2.0 apps
with
>>> Cordova!?
>>> > > >>>>
>>> > > >>>> Seriously WTF?
>>> > > >>>>
>>> > > >>>>
>>> > > >>>>
>>> > >
>>> https://git-wip-us.apache.org/repos/asf?p=incubator-cordova-wp7.git;a=b
>>> > > >>>>l
>>> > >
>>> >
>>>
>>>>>>>ob;f=templates/full/www/index.html;h=e4e9fff95930acfc3b26b6dfcb6a969c
>>>>>>>2c
>>> > > >>>>4
>>> > > >>>>f7bed;hb=ac1ba7cf406f2a9789d3f8fe60a8e631fa7bd39f
>>> > > >>>>
>>> > > >>>>
>>> > > >>>> On Mon, Jun 4, 2012 at 4:59 PM, Filip Maj (JIRA)
>>><jira@apache.org
>>> >
>>> > > >>>>wrote:
>>> > > >>>>
>>> > > >>>>>
>>> > > >>>>>   [
>>> > > >>>>>
>>> > > >>>>
>>> > > >>>>
>>> > >
>>> https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/CB-643?page=com.atlassian.jira.pl
>>> > > >>>>u
>>> > >
>>> >
>>>
>>>>>>>gin.system.issuetabpanels:comment-tabpanel&focusedCommentId=13289005#
>>>>>>>co
>>> > > >>>>m
>>> > > >>>>ment-13289005
>>> > > >>>> ]
>>> > > >>>>>
>>> > > >>>>> Filip Maj commented on CB-643:
>>> > > >>>>> ------------------------------
>>> > > >>>>>
>>> > > >>>>> Pushed a branch of WP7 that has all appropriate
license
>>>headers
>>> > here:
>>> > > >>>>>
>>> > > >>>>
>>> > > >>>>
>>> > >
>>> https://git-wip-us.apache.org/repos/asf?p=incubator-cordova-wp7.git;a=s
>>> > > >>>>h
>>> > > >>>>ortlog;h=refs/heads/license
>>> > > >>>>>
>>> > > >>>>> Will merge once it is confirmed that this branch
is still
>>> > functional.
>>> > > >>>>>
>>> > > >>>>>> Use the Apache RAT (Release Audit Tool) on
sources, add
>>>Apache
>>> > > >>>>>>License
>>> > > >>>>>>
>>> > >
>>> >
>>>
>>>>>>>>>-------------------------------------------------------------------
>>>>>>>>>--
>>> > > >>>>>>-
>>> > > >>>>>>-
>>> > > >>>>>>
>>> > > >>>>>>                Key: CB-643
>>> > > >>>>>>                URL:
>>> https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/CB-643
>>> > > >>>>>>            Project: Apache Cordova
>>> > > >>>>>>         Issue Type: Sub-task
>>> > > >>>>>>         Components: WP7
>>> > > >>>>>>           Reporter: Shazron Abdullah
>>> > > >>>>>>           Assignee: Jesse MacFadyen
>>> > > >>>>>>
>>> > > >>>>>> From Jukka Zitting, mentor:
>>> > > >>>>>> Unless you've already encountered, Release
Audit Tool (RAT)
>>>is a
>>> > > >>>>>> simple program developed at http://incubator.apache.org/rat/
>>>to
>>> > > help
>>> > > >>>>>> audit Apache releases. To use it, download
the binaries and
>>>run
>>> > > >>>>>>"java
>>> > > >>>>>> -jar apache-rat-0.8.jar /path/to/cordova/sources".
>>> > > >>>>>
>>> > > >>>>> --
>>> > > >>>>> This message is automatically generated by JIRA.
>>> > > >>>>> If you think it was sent incorrectly, please contact
your JIRA
>>> > > >>>>> administrators:
>>> > > >>>>>
>>> > > >>>>>
>>> > >
>>>https://issues.apache.org/jira/secure/ContactAdministrators!default.js
>>> > > >>>>>p
>>> > > >>>>>a
>>> > > >>>>> For more information on JIRA, see:
>>> > > >>>> http://www.atlassian.com/software/jira
>>> > > >>>>>
>>> > > >>>>>
>>> > > >>>>>
>>> > > >>>>
>>> > > >>>>
>>> > > >>>> --
>>> > > >>>> @purplecabbage
>>> > > >>>> risingj.com
>>> > > >>>>
>>> > > >
>>> > >
>>> > >
>>> >
>>> >
>>> > --
>>> > @purplecabbage
>>> > risingj.com
>>> >
>>>
>>
>>
>>
>>--
>>@purplecabbage
>>risingj.com
>

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