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From Emilian Bold <...@apache.org>
Subject Re: Initial code cleanup
Date Thu, 03 Nov 2016 12:58:34 GMT
I've posted for javahelp https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/NETBEANS-3

On Wed, Nov 2, 2016 at 10:08 PM, Emilian Bold <emi@apache.org> wrote:

> Could a mentor confirm that GPL with Classpath Exception has the same
> treatment as GPL and LGPL? My impression is that GPL w/ CPE is also a
> category X license.
>
> javahelp seems to be under GNU GPL 2 with CPE and we do use it:
> http://hg.netbeans.org/releases/file/5fd841261bf9/javahe
> lp/external/jhall-2.0_05-license.txt
>
> So, we could either use another javahelp implementation (is there any?),
> or, my pick, just replace java help with online links then move the help
> files to the wiki or some help site section.
>
> --emi
>
>
> On Wed, Nov 2, 2016 at 9:49 PM, Emilian Bold <emi@apache.org> wrote:
>
>> Hello,
>>
>> As part of the IP Clearance we must do an initial code clean up
>> <http://incubator.apache.org/guides/mentor.html#initial-clean-up>.
>>
>> This includes looking for any potential licensing issues, such as using
>> code with one of the licenses that may not be included with Apache
>> products <https://www.apache.org/legal/resolved#category-x>.
>>
>> I made a small shell script
>> <https://bitbucket.org/emilianbold/netbeans-cleanup/src/fcc27ea6165c6702ac48b2bcf93dea890de84969/license.sh?at=default&fileviewer=file-view-default>
>> that you could run against the NetBeans working dir. (Of course, this may
>> be improved, etc)
>>
>> An output CSV file against 9c074e250f9f (release82) is visible here
>> <https://bitbucket.org/emilianbold/netbeans-cleanup/raw/fcc27ea6165c6702ac48b2bcf93dea890de84969/license.csv>
>> .
>>
>> I believe it might help to have separate threads for each unrelated
>> module / library.
>>
>>
>

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