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From Bertrand Delacretaz <>
Subject Re: [MENTOR] release package questions
Date Fri, 23 Mar 2012 14:18:39 GMT

On Fri, Mar 23, 2012 at 3:01 PM, Carol Frampton <> wrote:
> ...We have a list of third-party libraries.  As far as I can tell the last
> two in the list might be okay but the rest are not....
> playerglobal.swc - Adobe - this is Flash
> airglobal.swc - Adobe - this is AIR
> OSMF (Open Source Media Framework) - Adobe opensource
> TLF (Text Layout Format) - Adobe opensource

For the above, best might be work with Adobe to get a license that
allows Flex to redistribute them.

> javacc (Sun) - parser generator used by the compiler

I just downloaded 5.0 from, that's BSD which is ok.
Older versions might be different IIRC.

> saxon (MPL which might be reciprocal license)
> swfobject (MIT which might be authorized license)

MPL is ok with restrictions, see

MIT is ok.

> The build currently downloads each of these from external sites and uses
> them.  There is not any notification from the build scripts that this is
> being done....

Ok, that might be needed for the above Adobe stuff depending on what
the terms are (I didn't check).

> It seems like, even if we get the build straightened out, we will not be
> able to distribute a binary package...

>From the Above, I say only the Adobe stuff needs to be clarified.


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