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From chitgoks <chitg...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: License and naming for derivative works
Date Mon, 08 Jan 2018 00:55:13 GMT
please let us know if indeed you decide to publish it in nuget

thank you

On Sun, 7 Jan 2018 at 11:54 PM Eliot Jones <elioty@hotmail.co.uk> wrote:

> I have been migrating PDFBox to C# in order to provide an Apache 2.0
> licensed solution for working with PDFs in C#.
> Repository is here: https://github.com/UglyToad/Pdf
> I am almost at the point where I intend to release an alpha version of the
> software to NuGet (Maven equivalent).
> I wanted to check what conditions were necessary/polite for releasing this
> derivative work.
>   *   I am keeping the Apache 2.0 license but should the copyright in my
> license be the copyright from the PDFBox version of the license?
>   *   Additionally I assume I must redistribute the NOTICES.txt file
> present in the PDFBox code?
>   *   On naming, I was intending to rename the project (not sure what name
> yet) to indicate that much of the code has been rewritten and it’s not an
> official port. This will prevent people filing bugs (of which my version
> will have many) with PDFBox. Is this ok or would this be considered bad
> etiquette?
>   *   Are there any other steps I should take to release a work derived
> from PDFBox and managed by the Apache Foundation?
> Many thanks,
> Eliot Jones
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