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From "Gilles Scokart" <gscok...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: POM licensing and repository management
Date Tue, 30 Oct 2007 08:32:08 GMT
Did we have any answers to those questions?  Did you miss some information?

See [1] for an example of a pom.
See also [2] for some info on how we distribute those files.

[1]
http://people.apache.org/repo/m2-ibiblio-rsync-repository/org/apache/velocity/velocity/1.5/velocity-1.5.pom
[2] http://www.apache.org/dev/repository-faq.html

Gilles

2007/10/2, Stefano Bagnara <apache@bago.org>:
>
> "legal issues" summary is:
>
> 1) Are the "simplest" pom.xml (artifactId+groupId+license
> information+dependencies) copyrightable?
>
> 2) What licenses should we allow for pom.xml in order to make *legal*
> the current use of the central maven repository?
>
> 3) Can the license for the pom.xml be described in the xml itself or we
> need the whole license header like the one we would prepend to any other
> xml file? The pom.xml is often a redistributable "as is", without being
> included in a package: does this need a special "license header" ?
>
>

-- 
Gilles SCOKART

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