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From Mathias Bauer <nospamfor...@gmx.de>
Subject Re: OOo source licenses (was: Subversion history)
Date Thu, 16 Jun 2011 16:35:37 GMT
Should I copy legal-discuss for all questions about licenses of OOo 
files? I don't want to spoil their list.

Regards,
Mathias

On 16.06.2011 16:22, Sam Ruby wrote:
> Changing the subject line and copying legal-discuss.
>
> - Sam Ruby
>
> On Thu, Jun 16, 2011 at 7:18 AM, Mathias Bauer<Mathias_Bauer@gmx.net>  wrote:
>> On 14.06.2011 19:32, Greg Stein wrote:
>>>
>>> On Tue, Jun 14, 2011 at 13:17, Mathias Bauer<Mathias_Bauer@gmx.net>
>>>   wrote:
>>>>
>>>> On 14.06.2011 19:04, Greg Stein wrote:
>>>> ...
>>>>>
>>>>> Right now, I believe our biggest impediment to an import is the list
>>>>> of "which files?". We know there are gaps... we need to figure out
>>>>> which files are necessary to fill those gaps, then request them from
>>>>> Oracle.
>>>>
>>>> I'm working on the complete list of files that we miss. The list is based
>>>> on
>>>> milestone m103 of the code line "DEV300". We can merge in newer
>>>> milestones
>>>> as patches later. That would be easier than starting with a complete new
>>>> list, IMHO. But YMMV.
>>>>
>>>> Please give me some more time to iron out the last details, there are
>>>> still
>>>> a few hundred files that need to be checked.
>>>
>>> Patiently waiting! :-)
>>
>> I now have a list of files that IMHO can't be part of the software grant. A
>> list with all other files is worked on by Oracle.
>>
>> First there are (L)GPL files; I already mentioned the stuff needed for
>> "configure" elsewhere, I'm sure we can solve that. Another part of OOo's
>> code is "libegg", but AFAIK we don't need that at all and we can safely
>> ignore it.
>>
>> There are some more files that are not owned by Oraclem, but have a clear
>> license:
>>
>> (1) module "agg"
>>
>> License:
>>
>>>
>>> //----------------------------------------------------------------------------
>>> // Anti-Grain Geometry - Version 2.3
>>> // Copyright (C) 2002-2005 Maxim Shemanarev (http://www.antigrain.com)
>>> //
>>> // Permission to copy, use, modify, sell and distribute this software
>>> // is granted provided this copyright notice appears in all copies.
>>> // This software is provided "as is" without express or implied
>>> // warranty, and with no claim as to its suitability for any purpose.
>>> //
>>>
>>> //----------------------------------------------------------------------------
>>> // Contact: mcseem@antigrain.com
>>> //          mcseemagg@yahoo.com
>>> //          http://www.antigrain.com
>>>
>>> //----------------------------------------------------------------------------
>>> //
>>> // Arc vertex generator
>>> //
>>>
>>> //----------------------------------------------------------------------------
>>
>> (2) module "apple_remote"
>>
>> License:
>>
>>>
>>> /*****************************************************************************
>>>   * RemoteControlWrapper.h
>>>   * RemoteControlWrapper
>>>   *
>>>   * Created by Martin Kahr on 11.03.06 under a MIT-style license.
>>>   * Copyright (c) 2006 martinkahr.com. All rights reserved.
>>>   *
>>>   * Code modified and adapted to OpenOffice.org
>>>   * by Eric Bachard on 11.08.2008 under the same license
>>>   *
>>>   * Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person obtaining a
>>>   * copy of this software and associated documentation files (the
>>> "Software"),
>>>   * to deal in the Software without restriction, including without
>>> limitation
>>>   * the rights to use, copy, modify, merge, publish, distribute,
>>> sublicense,
>>>   * and/or sell copies of the Software, and to permit persons to whom the
>>>   * Software is furnished to do so, subject to the following conditions:
>>>   *
>>>   * The above copyright notice and this permission notice shall be included
>>>   * in all copies or substantial portions of the Software.
>>>   *
>>>   * THE SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED “AS IS”, WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND,
>>> EXPRESS OR
>>>   * IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE WARRANTIES OF
>>> MERCHANTABILITY,
>>>   * FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NONINFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT SHALL
>>>   * THE AUTHORS OR COPYRIGHT HOLDERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY CLAIM, DAMAGES OR
>>> OTHER
>>>   * LIABILITY, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE, ARISING
>>> FROM,
>>>   * OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SOFTWARE OR THE USE OR OTHER DEALINGS
>>> IN
>>>   * THE SOFTWARE.
>>>   *
>>>
>>>   *****************************************************************************/
>>
>> (3) module "psprint_config"
>>
>> License:
>>
>>> *% Adobe Systems PostScript(R) Printer Description File
>>> *% Copyright 1987-1995 Adobe Systems Incorporated.
>>> *% All Rights Reserved.
>>> *% Permission is granted for redistribution of this file as
>>> *% long as this copyright notice is intact and the contents
>>> *% of the file is not altered in any way from its original form.
>>> *% End of Copyright statement
>>
>> (4) module "x11_extensions"
>>
>> License:
>>
>>> /*
>>>   * $XFree86: xc/include/extensions/randr.h,v 1.4 2001/11/24 07:24:58
>>> keithp Exp $
>>>   *
>>>   * Copyright © 2000, Compaq Computer Corporation,
>>>   * Copyright © 2002, Hewlett Packard, Inc.
>>>   *
>>>   * Permission to use, copy, modify, distribute, and sell this software and
>>> its
>>>   * documentation for any purpose is hereby granted without fee, provided
>>> that
>>>   * the above copyright notice appear in all copies and that both that
>>>   * copyright notice and this permission notice appear in supporting
>>>   * documentation, and that the name of Compaq or HP not be used in
>>> advertising
>>>   * or publicity pertaining to distribution of the software without
>>> specific,
>>>   * written prior permission.  HP makes no representations about the
>>>   * suitability of this software for any purpose.  It is provided "as is"
>>>   * without express or implied warranty.
>>>   *
>>>   * HP DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES WITH REGARD TO THIS SOFTWARE, INCLUDING ALL
>>>   * IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS, IN NO EVENT SHALL HP
>>>   * BE LIABLE FOR ANY SPECIAL, INDIRECT OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR ANY
>>> DAMAGES
>>>   * WHATSOEVER RESULTING FROM LOSS OF USE, DATA OR PROFITS, WHETHER IN AN
>>> ACTION
>>>   * OF CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE OR OTHER TORTIOUS ACTION, ARISING OUT OF OR IN
>>>   * CONNECTION WITH THE USE OR PERFORMANCE OF THIS SOFTWARE.
>>>   *
>>>   * Author:  Jim Gettys, HP Labs, Hewlett-Packard, Inc.
>>>   */
>>
>> (5) sane/inc/sane.h
>>
>>> /* sane - Scanner Access Now Easy.
>>>    Copyright (C) 1997 David Mosberger-Tang and Andreas Beck
>>>    This file is part of the SANE package.
>>>
>>>    This file is in the public domain.  You may use and modify it as
>>>    you see fit, as long as this copyright message is included and
>>>    that there is an indication as to what modifications have been
>>>    made (if any).
>>>
>>>    SANE is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT
>>>    ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or
>>>    FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.
>>>
>>>    This file declares SANE application interface.  See the SANE
>>>    standard for a detailed explanation of the interface.  */
>>
>> (6) Fontmanager:
>>         vcl/unx/source/fontmanager/parseAFM.cxx
>>         vcl/unx/source/fontmanager/parseAFM.hxx
>>
>> License:
>>
>>> /*
>>>   * (C) 1988, 1989 by Adobe Systems Incorporated. All rights reserved.
>>>   *
>>>   * This file may be freely copied and redistributed as long as:
>>>   *   1) This entire notice continues to be included in the file,
>>>   *   2) If the file has been modified in any way, a notice of such
>>>   *      modification is conspicuously indicated.
>>>   *
>>>   * PostScript, Display PostScript, and Adobe are registered trademarks of
>>>   * Adobe Systems Incorporated.
>>>   *
>>>   *
>>> ************************************************************************
>>>   * THE INFORMATION BELOW IS FURNISHED AS IS, IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT
>>>   * NOTICE, AND SHOULD NOT BE CONSTRUED AS A COMMITMENT BY ADOBE SYSTEMS
>>>   * INCORPORATED. ADOBE SYSTEMS INCORPORATED ASSUMES NO RESPONSIBILITY OR
>>>   * LIABILITY FOR ANY ERRORS OR INACCURACIES, MAKES NO WARRANTY OF ANY
>>>   * KIND (EXPRESS, IMPLIED OR STATUTORY) WITH RESPECT TO THIS INFORMATION,
>>>   * AND EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ANY AND ALL WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY,
>>>   * FITNESS FOR PARTICULAR PURPOSES AND NONINFRINGEMENT OF THIRD PARTY
>>> RIGHTS.
>>>   *
>>> ************************************************************************
>>>   */
>>
>>
>> (7) connectivity/qa/complex/connectivity/hsqldb/TestCacheSize.java
>>
>> License:
>>
>>> /* Copyright (c) 2001-2004, The HSQL Development Group
>>>   * All rights reserved.
>>>   *
>>>   * Redistribution and use in source and binary forms, with or without
>>>   * modification, are permitted provided that the following conditions are
>>> met:
>>>   *
>>>   * Redistributions of source code must retain the above copyright notice,
>>> this
>>>   * list of conditions and the following disclaimer.
>>>   *
>>>   * Redistributions in binary form must reproduce the above copyright
>>> notice,
>>>   * this list of conditions and the following disclaimer in the
>>> documentation
>>>   * and/or other materials provided with the distribution.
>>>   *
>>>   * Neither the name of the HSQL Development Group nor the names of its
>>>   * contributors may be used to endorse or promote products derived from
>>> this
>>>   * software without specific prior written permission.
>>>   *
>>>   * THIS SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED BY THE COPYRIGHT HOLDERS AND CONTRIBUTORS "AS
>>> IS"
>>>   * AND ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO,
>>> THE
>>>   * IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR
>>> PURPOSE
>>>   * ARE DISCLAIMED. IN NO EVENT SHALL HSQL DEVELOPMENT GROUP, HSQLDB.ORG,
>>>   * OR CONTRIBUTORS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL,
>>> SPECIAL,
>>>   * EXEMPLARY, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO,
>>>   * PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS OR SERVICES;
>>>   * LOSS OF USE, DATA, OR PROFITS; OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION) HOWEVER CAUSED
>>> AND
>>>   * ON ANY THEORY OF LIABILITY, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, STRICT LIABILITY, OR
>>> TORT
>>>   * (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE OR OTHERWISE) ARISING IN ANY WAY OUT OF THE USE
>>> OF THIS
>>>   * SOFTWARE, EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGE.
>>>   */
>>
>> (8) module icc:
>>
>> License:
>>
>>> /*************************************************************************
>>>   *
>>>   *  OpenOffice.org - a multi-platform office productivity suite
>>>   *
>>>
>>>   Derived by beppec56@openoffice.org from various examples
>>>   in SampleICC library, the original copyright retained.
>>>
>>>   Copyright:  © see below
>>> */
>>>
>>> /*
>>>   * The ICC Software License, Version 0.1
>>>   *
>>>   *
>>>   * Copyright (c) 2003-2006 The International Color Consortium. All rights
>>>   * reserved.
>>>   *
>>>   * Redistribution and use in source and binary forms, with or without
>>>   * modification, are permitted provided that the following conditions
>>>   * are met:
>>>   *
>>>   * 1. Redistributions of source code must retain the above copyright
>>>   *    notice, this list of conditions and the following disclaimer.
>>>   *
>>>   * 2. Redistributions in binary form must reproduce the above copyright
>>>   *    notice, this list of conditions and the following disclaimer in
>>>   *    the documentation and/or other materials provided with the
>>>   *    distribution.
>>>   *
>>>   * 3. The end-user documentation included with the redistribution,
>>>   *    if any, must include the following acknowledgment:
>>>   *       "This product includes software developed by the
>>>   *        The International Color Consortium (www.color.org)"
>>>   *    Alternately, this acknowledgment may appear in the software itself,
>>>   *    if and wherever such third-party acknowledgments normally appear.
>>>   *
>>>   * 4. The names "ICC" and "The International Color Consortium" must
>>>   *    not be used to imply that the ICC organization endorses or
>>>   *    promotes products derived from this software without prior
>>>   *    written permission. For written permission, please see
>>>   *<http://www.color.org/>.
>>>   *
>>>   *
>>>   * THIS SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED ``AS IS'' AND ANY EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED
>>>   * WARRANTIES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES
>>>   * OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE ARE
>>>   * DISCLAIMED.  IN NO EVENT SHALL THE INTERNATIONAL COLOR CONSORTIUM OR
>>>   * ITS CONTRIBUTING MEMBERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT,
>>> INCIDENTAL,
>>>   * SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING, BUT NOT
>>>   * LIMITED TO, PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS OR SERVICES; LOSS OF
>>>   * USE, DATA, OR PROFITS; OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION) HOWEVER CAUSED AND
>>>   * ON ANY THEORY OF LIABILITY, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, STRICT LIABILITY,
>>>   * OR TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE OR OTHERWISE) ARISING IN ANY WAY OUT
>>>   * OF THE USE OF THIS SOFTWARE, EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF
>>>   * SUCH DAMAGE.
>>>   * ====================================================================
>>>   *
>>>   * This software consists of voluntary contributions made by many
>>>   * individuals on behalf of the The International Color Consortium.
>>>   *
>>>   *
>>>   * Membership in the ICC is encouraged when this software is used for
>>>   * commercial purposes.
>>>   *
>>>   *
>>>   * For more information on The International Color Consortium, please
>>>   * see<http://www.color.org/>.
>>>   *
>>>   *
>>>   */
>>
>> (9) install-sh
>>
>> License:
>>
>>> # install - install a program, script, or datafile
>>> # This comes from X11R5 (mit/util/scripts/install.sh).
>>> #
>>> # Copyright 1991 by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology
>>> #
>>> # Permission to use, copy, modify, distribute, and sell this software and
>>> its
>>> # documentation for any purpose is hereby granted without fee, provided
>>> that
>>> # the above copyright notice appear in all copies and that both that
>>> # copyright notice and this permission notice appear in supporting
>>> # documentation, and that the name of M.I.T. not be used in advertising or
>>> # publicity pertaining to distribution of the software without specific,
>>> # written prior permission.  M.I.T. makes no representations about the
>>> # suitability of this software for any purpose.  It is provided "as is"
>>> # without express or implied warranty.
>>> #
>>> # Calling this script install-sh is preferred over install.sh, to prevent
>>> # `make' implicit rules from creating a file called install from it
>>> # when there is no Makefile.
>>> #
>>> # This script is compatible with the BSD install script, but was written
>>> # from scratch.  It can only install one file at a time, a restriction
>>> # shared with many OS's install programs.
>>
>> (10) MathMLDTD/math.dtd
>>
>> License:
>>
>>> <!-- Copyright 1997-1999  World Wide Web Consortium,    -->
>>> <!-- (Massachusetts Institute of Technology,            -->
>>> <!--  Institut National de Recherche en Informatique et en Automatique,
>>> -->
>>> <!--  Keio University). All Rights Reserved.            -->
>>> <!-- http://www.w3.org/Consortium/Legal/                -->
>>>
>>> <!-- Modified DTD for MathML 1.01                       -->
>>> <!--                                                    -->
>>> <!-- Original DTD:                                      -->
>>> <!--    http://www.w3.org/1999/07/REC-MathML-19990707/mmlents.zip  -->
>>> <!--                                                    -->
>>
>> We have to check the licenses of these files, for me they look as if we
>> could use them.
>>
>> There are still a lot of files that I can't estimate. I will report about
>> them in another mail.
>>
>> Regards,
>> Mathias
>>
>


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Mathias Bauer (mba) - Project Lead OpenOffice.org Writer
OpenOffice.org Engineering at Oracle: http://blogs.sun.com/GullFOSS
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