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From "Henri Yandell" <bay...@apache.org>
Subject Re: Inserting OSGi manifests into 3rd party jars
Date Fri, 20 Jun 2008 05:10:32 GMT
Any last comments before I add this tomorrow night?

On Tue, Jun 17, 2008 at 10:16 PM, Henri Yandell <bayard@apache.org> wrote:
> In http://markmail.org/message/y55i335inlcvclyb#query:+page:1+mid:nrixig5jr65xgtr4+state:results
> - I suggested the following:
> "Insertion of OSGi metadata into CDDL licensed jars is permitted; even
> though that metadata becomes CDDL licensed when it is put in the jar"
> Before adding that to resolved.html, I'd like to expand it to be:
> "Qn: Can OSGi metadata be added to weak copyleft binaries - thus
> modifying the binary jar file?"
> "Ans: Insertion of OSGi metadata into 'Category B' licensed jars is
> permitted; even though that metadata becomes licensed under the 3rd
> party license when it is put in the jar.  "
> Any thoughts?
> Things I ruled out:
> 1) Making it a part of the Category B section. I think we'll just have
> to ensure that the question is checked when a new Category B license
> is added.
> 2) Stating the obvious that it's fine to add to Category A licensed works.
> Hen

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