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From Steve Varnau <steve.var...@esgyn.com>
Subject RE: [VOTE] Release Apache Trafodion 2.0.0 (incubating)
Date Thu, 02 Jun 2016 17:03:57 GMT
Stian,

Thanks for the note. Since it says 5002 "applies to software containing or
designed for use with encryption software", means that we would add our dist
directory even if we do not bundle OpenSSL, but merely have code that links
with it?

--Steve


> -----Original Message-----
> From: Stian Soiland-Reyes [mailto:stain@apache.org]
> Sent: Thursday, June 2, 2016 7:20 AM
> To: general@incubator.apache.org
> Subject: RE: [VOTE] Release Apache Trafodion 2.0.0 (incubating)
>
> Note distributing OpenSSL mean you need to update the Trafodion entry on
>
> http://www.apache.org/licenses/exports/
>
> to also include your dist folder.
>
> On 1 Jun 2016 6:54 p.m., "Steve Varnau" <steve.varnau@esgyn.com> wrote:
>
> > Justin,
> >
> > Thanks for clarifying the issues here.  I will write JIRAs to fix the
> > two
> > minor issues in next release (clarify the rescinded BSD-4 clause and
> > remove
> > the GPL part of the dual license).
> >
> > Looking at the openssl issue, I want to figure out why we are statically
> > linking the libraries.  If there is a key reason it needs to be static
> > rather than dynamically linked, then I'll want to go to legal-discuss
> > and
> > ask whether we can distribute it, given license changes in the works.
> >
> > If we can change the build to change to dynamic linking and not include
> > openssl in the binaries, then perhaps the expedient thing is to go ahead
> > with this release, minus the client binary. And re-package it for next
> > release.
> >
> > Thanks!
> >
> > --Steve
> >
> >
> > > -----Original Message-----
> > > From: Justin Mclean [mailto:justin@classsoftware.com]
> > > Sent: Tuesday, May 31, 2016 8:15 PM
> > > To: general@incubator.apache.org
> > > Subject: Re: [VOTE] Release Apache Trafodion 2.0.0 (incubating)
> > >
> > > Hi,
> > >
> > > +1 (binding) to release source package, but -1 for the client
> > > connivence
> > > binary
> > > until the 4 clause BSD licensing issue is resolved.
> > >
> > > For the source released I checked:
> > > - all files have incubating
> > > - signatures check out
> > > - disclaimer exists
> > > - LICENSE and NOTICE good
> > > - No unexpected binary in source
> > > - All ASF licensed file have ASF headers
> > >
> > > The source LICENSE has a minor issue. It mentions the 4 clause BSD
> > license
> > > which is not compatible with the Apache license (only the 2 and 3
> > > clause
> > > BSD
> > > licenses are) [1][2]. In this case the extra clause has been recinded
> > > [3]
> > > you
> > > might want to reword/state that in the license.
> > >
> > > But that does mean there is an issue with the client binary release as
> > > that
> > > includes OpenSSL which lists a 6 clause BSD style license (similar to
> > > a 4
> > > clause
> > > BSD license) and SSLeay under a 4 clause BSD license. You may need to
> > > clarify
> > > this on legal discuss. It may be that their intent to move to an
> > > Apache
> > > licence
> > > may mean you can hold off on doing anything but I’m not 100% sure.
> > > [4][5]
> > >
> > > I would also remove the GPL license text from the server’s LICENSE
> > > file
> > to
> > > make
> > > it clear which license it’s included under. If something is dual
> > > licensed
> > > you
> > > select which licence you want to use.
> > >
> > > Thanks,
> > > Justin
> > >
> > > 1. http://www.apache.org/legal/resolved.html#category-a
> > > 2. https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/LEGAL-185
> > > 3. https://opensource.org/licenses/BSD-3-Clause
> > > 4. https://www.openssl.org/blog/blog/2015/08/01/cla/
> > > 5. https://wiki.openssl.org/index.php/License
> > >
> > >
> > >
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