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From Sim IJskes <sijs...@apache.org>
Subject Re: Fair-use data in svn
Date Fri, 05 Nov 2010 08:07:38 GMT
On 11/05/2010 08:36 AM, Jukka Zitting wrote:
> My feeling is that it would be best to avoid including such data in an
> Apache release, if only to avoid the complexities of properly
> justifying and documenting the licensing status of such data.
>
> What you probably could do instead is collect such data and package it
> as a test suite, but only attach it to Jira without the license flag
> set. Then anyone working on the relevant code can still access the
> test data and run the tests locally, but we wouldn't need to include
> the data in a release.

Wouldn't data publicly accesible in jira be just another case of 
redistribution? And by this falling within the scope of copyright in 
many jurisdictions?

Gr. Sim

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