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From Omar Gonzalez <omarg.develo...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: BSON
Date Fri, 24 Feb 2012 07:53:18 GMT
On Thu, Feb 23, 2012 at 11:50 PM, Martin Heidegger <mh@leichtgewicht.at>wrote:

> On 24/02/2012 09:06, Jeffry Houser wrote:
>
>>
>>  I think you'll have to get the creator to release it under a different
>> license and/or donate that code to Apache.
>>
>> https://github.com/argoncloud/**ActionBSON/blob/master/**LICENSE.txt<https://github.com/argoncloud/ActionBSON/blob/master/LICENSE.txt>
>>
>>  It seems he retains copyright and while that is very permissive; I'm not
>> sure what legal issues could come from submitting that code to Apache.
>>
>>  Nevertheless, I'm not sure why something like this would need to be
>> baked into Flex or what sort of special integration you need.
>>
>
> That is the MIT license, category-b [1]. However that doesn't matter: If
> all creators (in this case just Claudio Andreoni - as it seems) want to
> contribute it
> then that shouldn't be a problem. For example: Mustella has not been
> open-sourced and will most likely be contributed. It will need a license
> change in
> that process.
>
> yours
> Martin.
>
> [1] http://www.apache.org/legal/**3party.html#category-b<http://www.apache.org/legal/3party.html#category-b>
>

I plan on moving MongoAS3, along w/ the BSON encoder/decoder, into my
whiteboard as I wrap it in a RemoteObject type of interface to add some
Flex specific functionality for using both BSON and MongoDB from
ActionScript 3.

http://github.com/s9tpepper/mongoas3

--
Omar Gonzalez
s9tpepper@apache.org
Apache Flex PPMC Member

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