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From Ralph Goers <ralph.go...@dslextreme.com>
Subject Re: Thrift release legal issues
Date Tue, 18 Aug 2009 06:41:03 GMT

On Aug 17, 2009, at 10:38 PM, Joe Schaefer wrote:

>
> OK, so to make sure I understand you correctly: in the situation  
> where no
> CCLA/ICLA is available, we can treat the works in question as 3rd- 
> party works
> under their original Facebook MIT-style license.  That doesn't give  
> us the right
> to relicense those works under the Apache License, so the files in  
> question need
> to be changed back to the original Facebook license (the project has  
> already done
> a mass switch of all Facebook-licensed files to the AL).
>
The MIT license allows the work to be sublicensed so I believe the  
files in question could be under both.

Ralph


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