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From Upayavira ...@odoko.co.uk>
Subject Re: How to handle non-OS jars in repository
Date Sat, 06 Oct 2012 18:49:51 GMT
good question, and probably one for legal-discuss.

It seems that most of the time deleting from svn is enough, although
that's not a definitive statement!

Upayavira

On Wed, Oct 3, 2012, at 11:16 PM, Noah Slater wrote:
> We have a situation with CloudStack where we have some jars that we do
> not
> know our distribution rights. If it turns out that we do not have the
> right
> to distribute them (Apache compatibility aside) what course of action
> should we take?
> 
> On Mon, Oct 1, 2012 at 1:26 PM, Upayavira <uv@odoko.co.uk> wrote:
> 
> > Note, podlings are free to check in IP that is dubious from a *policy*
> > perspective (i.e. incompatible with Apache License), but should not, as
> > I see it, check in anything that is dubious from a *legal* one (i.e. it
> > is not and should not be public, or we don't have *any* rights to
> > distribute). While we may not consider putting stuff into SVN as
> > publishing or distributing, others might not agree with that.
> >
> > I've not heard of anyone demanding us to remove something from SVN
> > entirely, and I believe that would be a very painful exercise. Best is
> > to make sure it is only license compatibility issues that exist before
> > code is checked in.
> >
> > Upayavira
> >
> > On Mon, Oct 1, 2012, at 01:14 PM, Benson Margulies wrote:
> > > Podling frequently check in dubious IP as part of initial imports, and
> > > then clean up HEAD later. I've never seen any evidence of a more
> > > thorough extirpation.
> > >
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