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From Mathias Bauer <Mathias_Ba...@gmx.net>
Subject Re: Code covered by the Oracle grant
Date Wed, 08 Jun 2011 08:54:24 GMT
On 08.06.2011 00:37, robert_weir@us.ibm.com wrote:
> Greg Stein<gstein@gmail.com>  wrote on 06/07/2011 05:50:49 PM:
>
>>
>> Besides the content Oracle owns, it seems we could just ask the other
> owners
>> to give the CWS's to the ASF. I mean, really... *somebody* out there
> holds
>> the copyright. We just have to determine who, and then ask. Some
> definite
>> legwork, but it seems doable.
>
>
> I was assuming that the CWS's contributed to OOo were already covered
> under the JCA, Sun Contributor Agreement or Oracle Contributor Agreement,
> depending on the date:
>
> http://wiki.services.openoffice.org/wiki/Joint_Copyright_Assignment
>
> Or is that note the case?  Anyone know?

With the usual reservation that you should not trust what people who 
arent't legal practitioners tell you about licenses or copyright, you 
are basically right.

Regards,
Mathias

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