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From "Simon Willnauer" <simon.willna...@googlemail.com>
Subject Re: GPL Product with Floss - License hosted and distributed with ASF software?!
Date Thu, 18 Jan 2007 08:10:01 GMT
On 1/18/07, Justin Erenkrantz <justin@erenkrantz.com> wrote:
> On Wed, Jan 17, 2007 at 10:18:09PM -0500, Henri Yandell wrote:
> > IANAL etc, and I don't know how well written that license is, but I
> > get the feeling from it that the above is the intention and that would
> > definitely mean that ASF policy wise you should still treat it as a
> > GPL licensed work.
>
> FWIW, for APR-util, we don't permit the MySQL DBD driver to be bundled
> because MySQL has a similar FLOSS exception which places a roughly
> equivalent (and unacceptable) burden for our downstream devs and users.
> So, if you want it, you have to download it separately from Nick's site
> directly.  -- justin

Do I get it right that you provide some kind of "bridge code" which
makes the use of a "GPL" product possible but you have to download it
yourself. Well this would be alright for me.

thanks Simon

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