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From Noah Slater <nsla...@tumbolia.org>
Subject Re: How to handle non-OS jars in repository
Date Wed, 03 Oct 2012 22:16:30 GMT
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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