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From Henri Yandell <bay...@apache.org>
Subject Re: License Headers on forked Apache projects?
Date Fri, 09 Apr 2010 05:22:22 GMT
You would keep the source exactly the same and have a NOTICE file that
reads something like (though it would depend on exactly what you
forked):

********************************************************************
<some name other than Commons Net>
Copyright 2010 Your Org
Copyright 2001-2010 The Apache Software Foundation

This product includes software developed by
The Apache Software Foundation (http://www.apache.org/).
********************************************************************

On Wed, Apr 7, 2010 at 4:22 PM, Rory Winston <rory.winston@gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi all
>
> Just a query re: licenses. I am forking an Apache Commons project and just
> would like to confirm what the requirements are re: license headers in
> source files. Would somethimg like the following suffice?
>
> 1   /***
> 2    *  Copyright 2010 <xxxxx.org>
>
> 3    *
> 4    *  Licensed under the Apache License, Version 2.0 (the "License");
>
> 5    *  you may not use this file except in compliance with the License.
> 6    *  You may obtain a copy of the License at
>
> 7    *
> 8    *      http://www.apache.org/licenses/LICENSE-2.0
>
> 9    *
> 10   *  Unless required by applicable law or agreed to in writing, software
>
> 11   *  distributed under the License is distributed on an "AS IS" BASIS,
> 12   *  WITHOUT WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, either express or
> implied.
>
> 13   *  See the License for the specific language governing permissions and
> 14   *  limitations under the License.
>
>
> Thanks
>
> -- Rory
>

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