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From Andrus Adamchik <aadamc...@apache.org>
Subject Re: .exe within distros
Date Wed, 30 Aug 2006 05:47:05 GMT
Cliff, thanks for clarifying that!

Andrus


On Aug 30, 2006, at 2:01 AM, Cliff Schmidt wrote:

> On 8/7/06, Andrus Adamchik <aadamchik@apache.org> wrote:
>> Trying to figure out how to apply the license policy outlined here to
>> Cayenne Windows distribution:
>>
>> http://www.apache.org/legal/src-headers.html#faq-binaries
>>
>>
>> Simplified Cayenne distro layout looks like this:
>>
>> cayenne-x.x.x.zip
>>     LICENSE
>>     NOTICE
>>     bin/
>>       CayenneModeler.exe
>>     lib/
>>       cayenne-modeler.jar
>>     ...
>>
>>
>> In other words, the distribution is a ZIP file that contains expected
>> NOTICE and LICENSE at the top. "CayenneModeler.exe" is a launcher
>> within this file (generated with NSIS) that starts a Java Modeler  
>> tool.
>>
>> Question - do we need to do anything special license-wise with the
>> CayenneModeler.exe launcher file?
>
> No -- as long as you have a NOTICE and LICENSE file at the top of the
> unit of distribution (which appears to be the parent .zip file, not
> the included .exe file), you are covered.
>
>> I would think no, as the parent ZIP
>> file already contains a NOTICE and LICENSE and the policy states that
>> "the LICENSE file and NOTICE file are still both required within
>> every ASF *distribution*", which is what we do already.
>
> You thought right.
>
> Sorry for such a slow response on this one.
>
> Cliff
>


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