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From Michael Meeks <>
Subject Re: Time for the ASF to send an Open Letter?
Date Mon, 19 Dec 2011 17:10:38 GMT

On Mon, 2011-12-19 at 08:40 -0800, Pedro Giffuni wrote:
> Please don't take anything personally. I just find it
> amusing that your signature says you are a pseudo-engineer,

	Ah ! fair cop :-) that's so people don't take me too seriously, and
hopefully a good reminder to not take myself so; point taken.

> I guess we are each other's nemesis?? ;-).


> - The lcc preprocessor we replaced with ucpp.

	It'd be great to have some pointers to the code. git grep 'lcc' shows
me nothing.

> - The use of (GPL-incompatible) LPPL in some stuff in
>   the dictionaries. This was known in OOo but is not
>   an issue in AOO anymore.

	Well; I'll have a look into it; I suspect there is some semantic
detail / difference in how Apache views this vs. how Oracle did (they
were shipping it of course, with the LPPL license mentioned and linked
in the license file).

	All the best,


--  <><, Pseudo Engineer, itinerant idiot

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