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From James Bognar <james.bog...@salesforce.com>
Subject Re: Images in source code.
Date Fri, 02 Jun 2017 21:20:08 GMT
Thanks!

I haven't found a metadata editor that works yet, so I'll just add a
LICENSE.txt file to the directory.  Hopefully that's enough.

On Fri, Jun 2, 2017 at 4:48 PM, Josh Elser <elserj@apache.org> wrote:

> On 6/2/17 1:15 PM, James Bognar wrote:
>
>> I just added several png files to the source tree of our podling.  I
>> created them myself.  Are there any best-practices on how to mark these as
>> Apache licensed?
>>
>>
> I'm not sure of a good way to track this. I'm not sure if png supports
> arbitrary metadata which could be edited. Some ways I've seen used
> elsewhere to try to better propagate license/ownership:
>
> * Comments on the issue-tracker issue that introduced them citing
> origin/source (typically for images that are copied, not created)
> * Entry in LICENSE/NOTICE (shouldn't be done unnecessarily, of course)
> * A README in the same directory with relevant info
>
> If the images are of the podling's creation, I wouldn't be particularly
> worried. The copyright notice on your source-release and LICENSE are
> sufficient to inform downstream consumers.
>
> Probably not the answer you're looking for, but hope it helps :)
>
> - Josh
>
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James Bognar

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