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From "Mattmann, Chris A (398J)" <chris.a.mattm...@jpl.nasa.gov>
Subject Re: GPL Incompatibility in Apache Tika 1.2
Date Fri, 31 May 2013 13:23:31 GMT
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.html
>> 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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