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From larry mccay <lmc...@apache.org>
Subject Re: Worked LICENSE and NOTICE example
Date Fri, 24 Jun 2016 15:05:01 GMT
I can buy that, Justin.
Starting to better communicate that knowledge is very much appreciated!

On Fri, Jun 24, 2016 at 10:34 AM, Justin Mclean <justin@classsoftware.com>
wrote:

> Hi,
>
> > Someday a tool to codify this into a wizard like thing would be awesome.
> :)
>
> IMO (and I know others have different opinions) I don’t think that
> actually possible other than in simple cases. if you know the policy it’s
> reasonably obvious what needs to be done and a tool would not actually be
> helpful.
>
> Also there’s often more than one way to comply with both 3rd party license
> legal obligations and ASF policy. Just look at for instance the variation
> in top level projects LICENSE and NOTICE files.
>
> Sometimes it’s not known what may be required without some discussion.
> Some of this knowledge is not clearly documented or rather clearly
> communicatted.
>
> Thanks,
> Justin
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