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From Simon Phipps <si...@webmink.com>
Subject Re: Code covered by the Oracle grant
Date Tue, 07 Jun 2011 18:29:15 GMT
Good to know, many thanks.

S.


On Tue, Jun 7, 2011 at 7:23 PM, Andrew Rist <andrew.rist@oracle.com> wrote:

> We are trying to provide all of the Oracle owned content in the OOo
> repositories.
>
> A.
>
>
>
> On 6/7/2011 10:14 AM, Simon Phipps wrote:
>
>> That's very helpful, thanks Andrew.  Will Oracle also be providing the
>> work-in-progress CWS[1] please?
>>
>> Thanks
>>
>> S.
>>
>> [1] http://dl.dropbox.com/u/1792694/cws.ods
>>
>>
>> On Tue, Jun 7, 2011 at 6:08 PM, Andrew Rist<andrew.rist@oracle.com>
>>  wrote:
>>
>>  It is Oracle's intent to provide to ASF the files needed to build OOo,
>>> taking into account licensing and ownership issues.
>>> This includes binary artifacts such as the OOo artwork and translation
>>> databases.  I am following the discussions here closely,
>>> and I am collected all of the lists that are provided.
>>>
>>> In order to execute the standard ASF Software Grant we were required to
>>> come up with an initial list of files, and so the list,
>>> which has been distributed, is exactly that - an initial list.
>>>
>>> As previous stated [1][2], Oracle wants to provide what is needed for the
>>> continuity of the OOo project.  In terms of svn history
>>> and such, that becomes more of an issue for the podling to decide, and is
>>> discussed in the podling documentation [3].
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> references:
>>> [1]
>>>
>>> http://mail-archives.apache.org/mod_mbox/incubator-general/201106.mbox/%3C4DE9BB9A.7040002@oracle.com%3E
>>> [2]
>>>
>>> http://mail-archives.apache.org/mod_mbox/incubator-general/201106.mbox/%3C4DE9BD98.3050600@oracle.com%3E
>>> [3]
>>> http://incubator.apache.org/guides/mentor.html#initial-import-code-dump
>>>
>>>
>>> On 6/7/2011 5:23 AM, Sam Ruby wrote:
>>>
>>>  On Tue, Jun 7, 2011 at 8:00 AM, Simon Phipps<simon@webmink.com>
>>>> wrote:
>>>>
>>>>  It seems entirely reasonable, though, to expect Oracle
>>>>> to provide a firm commitment that they will relicense any and all files
>>>>> in
>>>>> the repository that they own, including CWS. Sam, does the current
>>>>> commitment from Apache give that assurance, or is it something we
>>>>> should
>>>>> ask
>>>>> you to seek?
>>>>>
>>>>>  I will simply state again that it is my expectation that if we make
>>>> reasonable requests and that if those requests are within Oracle's
>>>> power to fulfill those requests, that we will obtain subsequent
>>>> software grants.
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
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