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From William A Rowe Jr <wr...@rowe-clan.net>
Subject Re: What is the legal basis for enforcing release policies at ASF?
Date Fri, 21 Aug 2015 12:21:29 GMT
On Aug 21, 2015 1:54 AM, "Greg Stein" <gstein@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> On Thu, Aug 20, 2015 at 9:37 PM, Ross Gardler <Ross.Gardler@microsoft.com>
> wrote:
> >...
>
> > So, in the strictest sense, distributions that make minor changes for
> > their distribution should call it Bar powered by Apache Foo in order to
> > differentiate it from an official release of the foundation. In the real
> > world the question is, from a legal point of view, do we care?
> >
>
> This is why Debian has "Iceweasel" instead of "Firefox".

A very useful point that Greg raises, where does the ASF want to draw that
line?  C.f. for a good narrative;

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mozilla_Corporation_software_rebranded_by_the_Debian_project

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