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From "Noel J. Bergman" <n...@devtech.com>
Subject RE: ASL Only Distribution Policy [was Apache's LGPL Policy]
Date Wed, 03 Aug 2005 04:39:31 GMT
Cliff Schmidt wrote:
>So, again -- the only reason I did not propose an LGPL policy that
>allowed projects to distribute a work that includes an LGPL .jar is
>because of the long-standing ASF policy to only distribute software
>from Apache servers that can be licensed under the terms of the Apache
>license.

Said policy does not and never has existed beyond the bounds of discussion.
If it did, few of our Java servers would be distributable, since many binary
distributions include dependencies that are not under the Apache license.

	--- Noel


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