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From Julian Hyde <jh...@apache.org>
Subject Re: Guideline To Update Copyright Header
Date Wed, 15 Jun 2016 18:15:42 GMT
If the code in third_party is merely “copied” into the project and not part of it, and
in particular if have not forked it and intend to copy in a more recent version in the future,
maybe you shouldn’t be applying Apache headers to those files. They could be just included
in the source distribution (including appropriate licenses and notices).

Other mentors, what do you think?


> On Jun 14, 2016, at 4:08 PM, Jignesh Patel <jipatel@pivotal.io> wrote:
> Following up on Roman’s excellent comment, I took all the copyright notices under third_party
and collected them into a new NOTICE file (see below). 
> Notice that there are comments within [Square Braces]. This will make it easier for us
to update the NOTICE file if we chose to upgrade some of these third-party packages in the
> Also, the copyright file in the third_party/benchmark does not have year, so I  simply
reproduced it as they state in their AUTHORS  file <https://github.com/apache/incubator-quickstep/blob/master/third_party/benchmark/AUTHORS>.
> Comments? 
> Cheers,
> Jignesh 
> Apache Quickstep (incubating)
> Copyright 2016 The Apache Software Foundation.
> This product includes software developed at
> The Apache Software Foundation (http://www.apache.org/).
> Portions Copyright (c) 2011-2015, Quickstep Technologies, LLC.
> Portions Copyright (c) 2015-2016, Pivotal Software, Inc.
> [Copyright for third_party/benchmark]
> Portions Copyright (c) Arne Beer <arne@twobeer.de>
> Portions Copyright (c) Christopher Seymour <chris.j.seymour@hotmail.com>
> Portions Copyright (c) David Coeurjolly <david.coeurjolly@liris.cnrs.fr>
> Portions Copyright (c) Dominic Hamon <dma@stripysock.com>
> Portions Copyright (c) Eugene Zhuk <eugene.zhuk@gmail.com>
> Portions Copyright (c) Evgeny Safronov <division494@gmail.com>
> Portions Copyright (c) Felix Homann <linuxaudio@showlabor.de>
> Portions Copyright (c) Google Inc.
> Portions Copyright (c) JianXiong Zhou <zhoujianxiong2@gmail.com>
> Portions Copyright (c) Lei Xu <eddyxu@gmail.com>
> Portions Copyright (c) Matt Clarkson <mattyclarkson@gmail.com>
> Portions Copyright (c) Oleksandr Sochka <sasha.sochka@gmail.com>
> Portions Copyright (c) Paul Redmond <paul.redmond@gmail.com>
> Portions Copyright (c) Shuo Chen <chenshuo@chenshuo.com>
> Portions Copyright (c) Yusuke Suzuki <utatane.tea@gmail.com>
> [Copyright for third_party/cpplint]
> Portions Copyright (c) 2009 Google Inc 
> [Copyright for third_party/farmhash]
> Copyright (c) 2014 Google, Inc.
> [Copyright for third_party/gflags]
> Copyright (c) 2006, Google Inc.
> [Copyright for third_party/glog]
> Copyright (c) 2008, Google Inc.
> [Copyright for third_party/gpertools]
> Copyright (c) 2005, Google Inc.
> [Copyright for third_party/linenoise]
> Copyright (c) 2010-2014, Salvatore Sanfilippo <antirez at gmail dot com>
> Copyright (c) 2010-2013, Pieter Noordhuis <pcnoordhuis at gmail dot com>

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