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From "Jukka Zitting" <jukka.zitt...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: JSON license
Date Fri, 06 Jun 2008 15:08:03 GMT
Hi,

On Fri, Jun 6, 2008 at 5:49 PM, Sam Ruby <rubys@intertwingly.net> wrote:
> On Fri, Jun 6, 2008 at 10:34 AM, Henri Yandell <bayard@apache.org> wrote:
>> I suspect we're using other software under this license though. It's a
>> joke clause in my opinion.
>
> It clearly is a joke clause, but not all licensees evaluate licenses
> in a context where they can afford to have a sense of humor.
>
> This may sound pedantic, but I would prefer not to encourage such
> licenses, and as such would prefer to approve json.js itself for use
> rather than the license.

Our (the incubating Sling project) specific use case is to include a
slightly modified version of the sources of the JSON Java library
(http://www.json.org/java/) in our release.

BR,

Jukka Zitting

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