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From Benson Margulies <bimargul...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: GPL Incompatibility in Apache Tika 1.2
Date Fri, 31 May 2013 14:39:03 GMT
On Fri, May 31, 2013 at 10:37 AM, Mattmann, Chris A (398J)
<chris.a.mattmann@jpl.nasa.gov> wrote:
> Benson,
>
> I didn't author the file myself, but I don't interpret the file
> that way looking at it with my Tika PMC hat on. The intent matters
> much in this type of situation and like I said I don't think that's
> the intent.

You've moved it to the right place, and your view is much more
relevant than mine.

>
> I've moved this thread to dev@tika, feel free to continue discussion,
> if needed, there.
>
> Cheers,
> Chris
>
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: Benson Margulies <bimargulies@gmail.com>
> Reply-To: "legal-discuss@apache.org" <legal-discuss@apache.org>
> Date: Friday, May 31, 2013 7:33 AM
> To: "legal-discuss@apache.org" <legal-discuss@apache.org>
> Subject: Re: GPL Incompatibility in Apache Tika 1.2
>
>>On Fri, May 31, 2013 at 10:22 AM, Polhodzik Peter (ext)
>><Peter.Polhodzik.ext@evosoft.com> wrote:
>>> Thnaks Kevan for forwarding.
>>>
>>> So the only reason evilhtml.html GPL is not incompatible to the Apache
>>>2.0 main license is that it's not a code distribution, its html test
>>>resource? Do you happen to know which GPL version applies?
>>>
>>
>>That file is a file that tells you that some other body of information
>>is licensed under the GPL, as I read it. If the file is really
>>applying the GPL to its own content, then gets into deeper waters, and
>>I'm not sure what the answer is.
>>
>>
>>> thanks
>>> Peter
>>>
>>>
>>> -----Original Message-----
>>> From: Mattmann, Chris A (398J) [mailto:chris.a.mattmann@jpl.nasa.gov]
>>> Sent: Friday, May 31, 2013 3:24 PM
>>> To: legal-discuss@apache.org
>>> Cc: dev@tika.apche.org
>>> Subject: Re: GPL Incompatibility in Apache Tika 1.2
>>>
>>> Thanks guys.
>>>
>>> Reading the below, it's a test HTML file that is used to evaluate HTML
>>>parsing in Tika -- it's named "evilhtml.html", and it's not code - it's
>>>a test resource.
>>>
>>> So, we're not actually distributing code here, any more so than if I
>>>write a text file called FOO.txt and say "GPL in it", and then include
>>>that as a parsing resource.
>>>
>>> My 2c.
>>>
>>> Cheers,
>>> Chris
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> -----Original Message-----
>>> From: Kevan Miller <kevan.miller@gmail.com>
>>> Reply-To: "legal-discuss@apache.org" <legal-discuss@apache.org>
>>> Date: Friday, May 31, 2013 6:19 AM
>>> To: "legal-discuss@apache.org" <legal-discuss@apache.org>
>>> Cc: "dev@tika.apche.org" <dev@tika.apche.org>
>>> Subject: Re: GPL Incompatibility in Apache Tika 1.2
>>>
>>>>
>>>>On May 31, 2013, at 7:44 AM, Polhodzik Peter (ext)
>>>><Peter.Polhodzik.ext@evosoft.com> wrote:
>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> No GPL-ed code may be distributed under Apache software. Isn't this
>>>>>file incompatible with the main Apache 2.0 license within this
>>>>>component?
>>>>
>>>>Your first sentence is correct.
>>>>
>>>>Have you asked your question to the Tika community? They are best
>>>>positioned to explain the copyright/license statement that you
>>>>reference.
>>>>
>>>>--kevan
>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> component: Apache Tika 1.2
>>>>> file:
>>>>>
>>>>>tika-1.2\tika-core\src\test\resources\org\apache\tika\mime\evilhtml.ht
>>>>>ml
>>>>> license:
>>>>>
>>>>> ************************* BLUE-DOT Version 1.0
>>>>>************************* Rhesus Media Group; The Home of Film | Web |
>>>>>Business Solutions Designed by: Gabriel Nwoffiah Rhesus Media Group
>>>>>http://www.rhesusmedia.com
>>>>>
>>>>> Copyright (C) 2004 Rhesus Media Group  Distributed under the terms of
>>>>>the GNU General Public License This software may be used without
>>>>>warrany provided these statements are left intact and a "Powered By
>>>>>Mambo" appears at the bottom of each HTML page.
>>>>> This code is available at http://www.mosforge.net
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> Thanks,
>>>>> Peter Polhodzik
>>>>>
>>>>>
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