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From "Sam Ruby" <ru...@intertwingly.net>
Subject Re: advice on GPL compatibility
Date Fri, 16 May 2008 14:49:26 GMT
On Fri, May 16, 2008 at 10:18 AM, nicolas de loof <nicolas@apache.org> wrote:
> Hello,
> The GPL v3 license is declared to be compatible with Apache 2.0. If I
> understood weel this, this mean I can create a GPL project that includes
> some apache licensed code, without license conflict.

That's my understanding too.

> AFAIK Sun Java API under CDDL are not compliant with GPL (2 or 3). How can
> Jboss distribute a JEE server if the license doesn't allow to include Java
> APIs ???
> Thanks for any clarification.

If you are asking a question about CDDL compatibility with GPL, this
is perhaps not the best place for such a question.

- Sam Ruby

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