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From Todd Volkert <tvolk...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Copyright notices in NOTICE file
Date Fri, 04 Sep 2009 10:42:19 GMT
FYI, the full notice file can be found at
http://svn.apache.org/repos/asf/incubator/pivot/trunk/NOTICE

Cheers,
-T

On Fri, Sep 4, 2009 at 6:40 AM, Todd Volkert <tvolkert@gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi all,
>
> Apache Pivot (incubating) contains the following snippet in project's the
> NOTICE file:
>
>     Portions of this software were developed at VMware, Inc.
>     (http://www.vmware.com/).  Copyright (c) 2009 VMware, Inc.
>
> This is because the code was originally developed at VMware and then
> contributed to the ASF and made open source, under the AL 2.0 license.  Per
> the policy outlined at http://www.apache.org/legal/src-headers.html, I
> believe the notice above to be correct, but during a recent release vote (
> http://www.mail-archive.com/general@incubator.apache.org/msg22403.html),
> the point got raised that the snippet above fails to mention any associated
> license with respect to VMware.
>
> What's the ASF legal policy with respect to this matter?  Is the copyright
> notice above correct?
>
> Much appreciated,
> -T
>

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