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From "Robert Burrell Donkin" <robertburrelldon...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Multiple concerns reviewing BlueSky podling website
Date Fri, 01 Aug 2008 06:48:44 GMT
On 7/31/08, Martin Cooper <martinc@apache.org> wrote:
> On Thu, Jul 31, 2008 at 1:26 PM, Andrus Adamchik
> <andrus@objectstyle.org>wrote:
>
>>
>> On Jul 31, 2008, at 4:18 PM, Luciano Resende wrote:
>>
>>  - The BlueSky podling website have a download page, that is pointing
>>> to non-apache bluesky released artifacts. I think this is at least
>>> very confusing, as it can allude users to think this is a endorsed ASF
>>> release. Is this OK ?
>>>
>>
>> I don't see a problem with links to pre-ASF releases. BlueSky is not
>> unique
>> in this respect. There are a number of Apache projects with long pre-ASF
>> history. So including links to such releases is totally appropriate.
>> However
>> a clear indication on the page that those are the releases made outside
>> Apache is a good idea.
>
>
> Not only is that not being done, but if you follow the link to, for example,
> "Learn more about XPlayer", you will land on an ASF page all about XPlayer
> that has a License link that displays the Apache License 2.0, whereas
> XPlayer is, as I understand it, GPL licensed. That seems like a pretty
> serious no-no to me.

+1

Robert

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> Martin Cooper
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>>
>> Andrus
>>
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