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From Dave Fisher <dave2w...@comcast.net>
Subject Re: Possible license issue with new web site
Date Mon, 02 Oct 2017 18:39:04 GMT
Hi Carlos,

It is permitted to use tools that have licenses that are not compatible with releases as tools.

For example feathercast.apache.org is hosted on Wordpress.com.

Regards,
Dave

> On Oct 2, 2017, at 11:32 AM, Carlos Rovira <carlos.rovira@codeoscopic.com> wrote:
> 
> Hi,
> 
> hope someone could let me know if I can contact someone at Apache to see
> the issue raised by Justin. In order to not do any useless work. Should I
> write about this to "trademarks" or maybe to "board"? or should this be
> commented better by Harbs or Alex?
> 
> Now that migration to royale is almost over I was thinking in start working
> this week on the web site, but maybe better to know if we don't have
> anything that we know would be a wall.
> 
> Thanks
> 
> 
> 2017-10-02 10:20 GMT+02:00 Carlos Rovira <carlos.rovira@codeoscopic.com>:
> 
>> Hi Justin,
>> 
>> good questions. I think take a comercial product to build a site for
>> marketing purposes is different to take some code to be incorporated to our
>> project codebase, or make it work with that code. In this case, is only a
>> "face" of our real project and we are not planning to change it, or resell
>> it or something like that.
>> 
>> In the other hand, if we need to commit this comercial theme (the code) to
>> some asf repo, I think that would be a problem.
>> 
>> I think we should think about this as if we use some MS Azure Server, or
>> whatever other software, we should only use for public face, and we don't
>> should be pushing to a repo server since nobody must touch that website
>> code since is not the code we want people to use and we want to promote. Is
>> code we use to promote our code...
>> 
>> Carlos
>> 
>> 
>> 
>> 2017-10-02 3:19 GMT+02:00 Justin Mclean <justin@classsoftware.com>:
>> 
>>> Hi,
>>> 
>>> I looked at the placeholder for the new site. [1] My understanding is
>>> that it’s intended to be moved to Word Press or be hosted at a VM at the
>>> ASF.
>>> 
>>> The  theme that is being used is under a commercial license [2] do we
>>> know if infra/the ASF would be OK in hosting that / having the main site of
>>> an ASF project use something under a commercial license?
>>> 
>>> Also the theme license is likely to be incompatible with ALv2 as it
>>> contains GPLv3 licensed code which is  “Category X” software [3]. This
>>> software is also only GPL license for non commercial software. [4]
>>> 
>>> Is there another them we could use that is open source license, not under
>>> a commercial license and that does not include GPL licensed software?
>>> 
>>> Thanks,
>>> Justin
>>> 
>>> 1. http://royale.codeoscopic.com/coming-soon/
>>> 2. https://themeforest.net/item/blade-responsive-multifunctiona
>>> l-theme/13371659
>>> 3. http://royale.codeoscopic.com/wp-content/themes/blade/js/plu
>>> gins.js?ver=2.5.10 (search for GPL)
>>> 4. https://isotope.metafizzy.co/license.html
>>> 
>>> 
>> 
>> 
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>> 
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> Carlos Rovira
> 
> Director General
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> M: +34 607 22 60 05
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