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From Benson Margulies <bimargul...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [Proposal] Accept Jena into the Incubator
Date Sat, 13 Nov 2010 01:47:34 GMT
CyberNeko is at least class B, since Tika uses it.

On Fri, Nov 12, 2010 at 8:45 PM, Jeremy Carroll <jeremy@topquadrant.com> wrote:
> On 11/12/2010 11:51 AM, Paolo Castagna wrote:
>>
>> Also (from the JenaProposal):
>>
>> "The Jena GRDDL Reader has some additional dependencies:
>> http://jena.sourceforge.net/grddl/license.html"
>>
>> BrowserLauncher2 could be removed in favor of a much simpler approach
>> (i.e. write it in a file!).
>
> That is actually superseded by a Java6 facility, so I should do a small
> piece of recoding and remove the dependency
>
>>
>> What other Apache projects do in a similar situation (i.e. you want
>> to warn the user about some potential security issues and therefore
>> you ask the user to actively agree, press a button, etc. to make sure
>> the user reads it (I know, I know...))?
>
> The GRDDL component runs XSLT from the Web, in a sandbox.
> The HP lawyer who advised, understanding the risks of running 3rd party
> code, wanted an explicit user action to agree to the BSD license terms, to
> have a firmer leg to stand on if the the 3rd party code proved malicious,
> and the sandbox inadequate.
> (The browser launcher is used only for the click through agreement to BSD)
>
>>
>> Can someone comment/advise in relation to these two?
>>
>>  - http://www.mozilla.org/MPL/MPL-1.0.html (i.e. Saxon)
>
> I noticed some other apache project with dependency on Saxon. Jena GRDDL
> Reader uses it for XSLT2 support.
>
>>  - http://jena.sourceforge.net/grddl/neko-LICENSE.txt (i.e. CyberNeko
>>   HTML Parser)
>
> which started life in Apache I believe
>
> Jeremy
>
>
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