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From "Roy T. Fielding" <field...@gbiv.com>
Subject Re: Derby & new copyright notice policy
Date Fri, 04 Aug 2006 00:38:19 GMT
On Aug 3, 2006, at 1:29 PM, Daniel John Debrunner wrote:

> Derby source files have the following form of copyright notice:
>
>    Copyright [yyyy] The Apache Software Foundation or its  
> licensors, as
>    applicable.
>
> It's understood these should be removed, but legally with this  
> shared(?)
> copyright notice who do we have to get permission from to remove them
> (or ask to remove the notices themselves)?

That is not a shared copyright notice.  Your work on Derby is part of  
the ASF,
so you are just removing our own (invalid) notice.  The IBM notices are
already in the NOTICE files of Derby, IIRC.

....Roy

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