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From sebb <seb...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Notice and License files in JavaDoc jars
Date Wed, 09 Jan 2008 18:54:05 GMT
On 09/01/2008, Noel J. Bergman <noel@devtech.com> wrote:
> Niall Pemberton wrote:
>
> > To make life easier for IDE users projects often generate a "jar"
> > (archive) file containing just the "generated" javadocs for a project.
>
> ASF Policy isn't governed by the vagaries of development tools.  A release
> packaging script can generate or modify jar files to fulfill ASF policy.
>
> In the case of JavaDocs for our own code, it seems to me that the only
> missing piece would be the license.
>

Is this because the Javadoc files should already contain something like:

Copyright (c) 1998-2007 Apache Software Foundation

which would otherwise be in the NOTICE file?

>        --- Noel
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