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From "Niall Pemberton" <niall.pember...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: SUN PROPRIETARY/CONFIDENTIAL code in myfaces
Date Mon, 21 May 2007 23:20:47 GMT
On 5/21/07, Craig L Russell <Craig.Russell@sun.com> wrote:
> Hi Bill,
>
> Obviously I agree we should not be using these files in an Apache
> project, but is legal-discuss the right forum to raise the issue?
>
> Have you brought up this subject in the project? Seems like it's an
> easy fix to find the CDDL-licensed version of the errant code files.

It has been discussed on both the MyFaces and Shale dev lists (last
time I checked Shale had the same issue) but AFAIK not resolved -
relevant posts/threads:

On Shale dev:
http://tinyurl.com/2vknhn
http://tinyurl.com/2lq3gg

On MyFaces dev:
http://tinyurl.com/2b47uc

Niall

> Craig
>
> On May 21, 2007, at 2:19 PM, Bill Stoddard wrote:
>
> > Does anyone here besides me see a problem with this copyright:
> >
> > <!--
> > Copyright 2004 Sun Microsystems, Inc. All rights reserved.
> > SUN PROPRIETARY/CONFIDENTIAL. Use is subject to license terms.
> > -->
> >
> > appearing in these two files?
> >
> > http://svn.apache.org/viewvc/myfaces/core/trunk/impl/src/main/
> > resources/org/apache/myfaces/resource/web-facesconfig_1_0.dtd?
> > view=markup
> > http://svn.apache.org/viewvc/myfaces/core/trunk/impl/src/main/
> > resources/org/apache/myfaces/resource/web-facesconfig_1_1.dtd?
> > revision=374886&view=markup
> >
> > These two DTDs are part of the JSR 127 spec, so they should not be
> > Sun proprietary/confidential. Maybe the comments are proprietary/
> > confidential?  Am I wrong for being annoyed that someone with
> > commit privs project would check files into an ASF repo with this
> > copyright statement, regardless of the technical justification?
> >
> > Bill
> >
> >
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> Craig Russell
> Architect, Sun Java Enterprise System http://java.sun.com/products/jdo
> 408 276-5638 mailto:Craig.Russell@sun.com
> P.S. A good JDO? O, Gasp!
>
>
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