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From Niclas Hedhman <nic...@hedhman.org>
Subject Re: DrFTPD, ftpserver fork
Date Fri, 06 Feb 2004 01:01:57 GMT
On Thursday 05 February 2004 22:20, Nicola Ken Barozzi wrote:
> IANAL

Me neither.

> If, as it seems, the code in question has all been coded by Rana and he
> agrees to license it as GPL, there is no issue.
> If there are other coders of that code, and they too agree to license it
> as GPL, it still should not be an issue.

If the current code is BSD-style, you don't even need the Copyright owner's 
approval to change the licensing.
If it is Apache code, ASF is the copyright owner in any event.

> In any case, the code that is at Apache is licensed with the Apache
> license, which we believe is compatible with the GPL.
> http://www.apache.org/licenses/
> http://www.apache.org/licenses/LICENSE-2.0.html

But you must retain the Copyright (and other) notices and License files. Read 
section 4 in the License-2.0.html.

Niclas

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