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From "Davanum Srinivas" <dava...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Glassfish code removing apache headers
Date Fri, 15 Jun 2007 20:43:15 GMT
Craig,

"our" == "Apache"? Is Sun claiming authorship of those files in
question? and relicensing it under another license?

thanks,
dims

On 6/15/07, Craig L Russell <Craig.Russell@sun.com> wrote:
> IIUC, dual license here means that the user (Apache projects) can
> choose whether to license the code under CDDL (good) or GPL (not good).
>
> So for our purposes, we can choose to license the code under CDDL
> which is compatible with ASL v2, and distribute the code with Apache
> project distributions.
>
> Craig
>
> On Jun 15, 2007, at 1:36 PM, Davanum Srinivas wrote:
>
> > This is definitely not acceptable! Though, Not sure what to do next...
> >
> > -- dims
> >
> > On 6/15/07, Niall Pemberton <niall.pemberton@gmail.com> wrote:
> >> On 5/18/06, Roy T. Fielding <fielding@gbiv.com> wrote:
> >> > On May 18, 2006, at 12:10 PM, Carlos Sanchez wrote:
> >> >
> >> > > I have been informed that the glassfish guys use some Apache code
> >> > > where they have removed the Apache license header for the CDDL
> >> header
> >> > > just keeping a small "Portions Copyright Apache Software
> >> Foundation.".
> >> > > Shouldn't they keep both headers or is it ok?
> >> > >
> >> > > Files:
> >> > > http://svn.apache.org/repos/asf/tomcat/jasper/tc5.5.x/src/
> >> share/org/
> >> > > apache/jasper/JasperException.java
> >> > > https://glassfish.dev.java.net/source/browse/glassfish/appserv-
> >> > > webtier/src/java/org/apache/jasper/JasperException.java?
> >> > > rev=1.2&view=markup
> >> >
> >> > It is not okay -- in fact, it is explicitly forbidden by our
> >> license.
> >> > Probably a simple misunderstanding -- I will see if Simon Phipps
> >> can
> >> > correct it.
> >>
> >> This is not yet corrected and a few weeks ago they changed the
> >> license
> >> headers to be dual CDDL + GPL.
> >>
> >> Niall
> >>
> >> > Thanks for noticing,
> >> >
> >> > ....Roy
> >> >
> >>
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> >
> > --
> > Davanum Srinivas :: http://davanum.wordpress.com
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Davanum Srinivas :: http://davanum.wordpress.com

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