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From "John D. Ament" <johndam...@apache.org>
Subject Re: [VOTE] Release Apache FreeMarker 2.3.24 (incubating)
Date Sat, 26 Mar 2016 14:35:06 GMT
For completeness, here's the links to Tomcat's copy of the DTD files

https://github.com/apache/tomcat80/blob/trunk/java/javax/servlet/resources/web-app_2_3.dtd
https://github.com/apache/tomcat80/blob/trunk/java/javax/servlet/resources/web-app_2_2.dtd
https://github.com/apache/tomcat80/blob/trunk/java/javax/servlet/resources/web-jsptaglibrary_1_1.dtd
https://github.com/apache/tomcat80/blob/trunk/java/javax/servlet/resources/web-jsptaglibrary_1_2.dtd


John

On Sat, Mar 26, 2016 at 10:26 AM Daniel Dekany <ddekany@freemail.hu> wrote:

> Friday, March 25, 2016, 10:54:22 PM, Justin Mclean wrote:
>
> > Hi,
> >
> > -1 (binding) due to category B license in source.
>
> I believe they are under the Apache License, Version 2.0, and so
> aren't category B, but see later.
>
> > As these file are
> > mention in NOTICE there’s probably a reason for this but it’s unclear to
> me.
> >
> > I checked:
> > - incubating in name
> > - signatures good but form a non apache email
>
> (Yes, I will create another signature sooner or later. The current
> signature is used for releases for several years now.)
>
> > - LICENSE is good
> > - NOTICE has unneeded information in it
> > - DISCLAIMER exists
> > - No unexpected binary files, but no sure why 2 files are mentioned
> > in NOTICE. IF these field are covered by an Apache license there
> > should  be no need to put them in NOTICE.
>
> You mean src/main/misc/overloadedNumberRules/prices.ods and
> src/manual/en_US/docgen-originals/figures/overview.odg? As they don't
> have copyright headers (because they are binaries), I thought I have
> to indicate their license somewhere.
>
> > - Can compile from source
> >
> > Can you provide some details on these files. This files have Apache
> > headers on them but as far as I can tell the originals are CDDL/GPU
> > which is category B and not allowed to be included in a source release.
> >     src/main/resources/freemarker/ext/jsp/web-app_2_2.dtd
> >     src/main/resources/freemarker/ext/jsp/web-app_2_3.dtd
> >     src/main/resources/freemarker/ext/jsp/web-jsptaglibrary_1_1.dtd
> >     src/main/resources/freemarker/ext/jsp/web-jsptaglibrary_1_2.dtd
> >
> > For original license see [1][2][3]. I’m not sure how the first file is
> licensed.
>
> Many years ago these originally Sun Microsystems licensed files
> started to appear in Apache Tomcat with Apache license. That's where
> they came from. You can find them in Apache Tomcat 7 binary
> distribution (among others), inside lib/servlet-api.jar and
> lib/jsp-api.jar. They are exactly the same as those included in
> FreeMarker (ignoring possible line ending CRLF versus LF differences).
>
> > Thanks,
> > Justin
> >
> > 1. http://java.sun.com/dtd/web-app_2_3.dtd
> > 2. http://java.sun.com/j2ee/dtds/web-jsptaglibrary_1_1.dtd
> > 3.http://java.sun.com/j2ee/dtds/web-jsptaglibrary_1_2.dtd
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> Thanks,
>  Daniel Dekany
>
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