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From Ross Gardler <>
Subject Re: [www] Color me Copyright-confused
Date Wed, 10 Aug 2011 14:46:05 GMT
On 10 August 2011 15:37, Dennis E. Hamilton <> wrote:
> That wasn't me. My view is we don't mess with notices (or their absence) and licenses
until after we have guidance from legal-/license-discuss, not the other way around.  This
is not a CtR deal in my opinion.

Apologies for misrepresenting your position - unintentional of course.

> Also, apparently an Apache Terms of Use for web sites is forthcoming, and we are definitely
in need of that and how it applies to a third-party site that we propose to migrate/operate.

Perhaps someone here at OO.o can go over to the legal-discuss@ list
and offer to push this forwards.

"forthcoming" in the ASF can sometimes mean that it has been agreed
that it is needed and we're waiting for someone to take the lead. I'm
not sure if that is the case here, but a quick question on
legal-discuss will reveal all.


>  - Dennis
> PS: Thanks for the analysis, Ross.  It aligns with my limited experience with Apache
and the available materials.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Ross Gardler []
> Sent: Wednesday, August 10, 2011 05:07
> To:
> Subject: Re: [www] Color me Copyright-confused
> [ ... ]
> Note that I've snipped the bit where Denis says he intends to run it
> past legal once everything is in place. So it is safe to sit and wait
> unless you are worried.
> Ross

Ross Gardler (@rgardler)
Programme Leader (Open Development)

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