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From Henri Yandell <hyand...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: License question
Date Fri, 10 Jul 2009 05:38:09 GMT
On Tue, Jun 30, 2009 at 10:27 PM, Justin
Erenkrantz<justin@erenkrantz.com> wrote:
> On Mon, Jun 29, 2009 at 2:30 PM, Ted Ross<tross@redhat.com> wrote:
>> I would like to add a new m4 macro definition (AC_PROG_SWIG) to the CPP
>> build directory but it has the following license text.  I understand that
>> GPLv2 is not compatible with the Apache license but I don't know if the
>> stated exceptions make it ok to incorporate this source.
>>
>> Can someone with more legal knowledge that I have weigh in on this?
>
> httpd/APR uses autoconf macros that are under similar terms.  In
> short, no worries here - feel free to use the macro in qpid.  --

Yeah, if httpd/APR do it then it must be good. :)  *teases Justin*

Anyway... this is listed as a Category A license on
http://www.apache.org/legal/resolved.html.

"# FSF autoconf license"

Hen

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