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From Michael McCandless <luc...@mikemccandless.com>
Subject Re: Adding code from unicode.org --> Lucene Java
Date Mon, 17 Mar 2008 10:37:00 GMT

Ok, phew.  Thanks Sam.

I'll append to the end of Lucene's LICENSE.txt.

Mike

Sam Ruby wrote:

> On Sun, Mar 16, 2008 at 12:03 PM, Michael McCandless
> <lucene@mikemccandless.com> wrote:
>> Hi,
>>
>>  I'd like to incorporate unicode conversion code from here:
>>
>>    http://www.unicode.org/Public/PROGRAMS/CVTUTF
>>
>>  into Lucene java.
>>
>>  It has a copyright that looks very "friendly", though I'm no  
>> lawyer.  I
>>  think I just need to add the following blurb (see below) to Lucene's
>>  NOTICE.txt file.
>>
>>  Does this look OK?  Is there anything else I should do to make  
>> sure we
>>  are legally sound?
>
> License looks fine, but the license text should be added to
> LICENSE.txt not NOTICE.txt.
>
>>  Thanks.
>>
>>  Mike
>>
>>
>>
>>  Addition to NOTICE.txt:
>>
>>  Some code in src/java/org/apache/lucene/util/UnicodeUtil.java was
>>  derived from unicode conversion examples available at
>>  http://www.unicode.org/Public/PROGRAMS/CVTUTF.  Here is the  
>> copyright
>>  from those sources:
>>
>>  /*
>>   * Copyright 2001-2004 Unicode, Inc.
>>   *
>>   * Disclaimer
>>   *
>>   * This source code is provided as is by Unicode, Inc. No claims are
>>   * made as to fitness for any particular purpose. No warranties  
>> of any
>>   * kind are expressed or implied. The recipient agrees to determine
>>   * applicability of information provided. If this file has been
>>   * purchased on magnetic or optical media from Unicode, Inc., the
>>   * sole remedy for any claim will be exchange of defective media
>>   * within 90 days of receipt.
>>   *
>>   * Limitations on Rights to Redistribute This Code
>>   *
>>   * Unicode, Inc. hereby grants the right to freely use the  
>> information
>>   * supplied in this file in the creation of products supporting the
>>   * Unicode Standard, and to make copies of this file in any form
>>   * for internal or external distribution as long as this notice
>>   * remains attached.
>>   */
>>
>>
>>   
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