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From Sam Ruby <ru...@intertwingly.net>
Subject Re: [jira] [Commented] (LEGAL-172) Require a copyright notice in source headers
Date Mon, 15 Jul 2013 15:19:24 GMT
On Mon, Jul 15, 2013 at 10:32 AM, Lawrence Rosen <lrosen@rosenlaw.com> wrote:
> Sam Ruby wrote on 7/14:
>> If Dennis wishes to redistribute the results, we would ask that he
>> comply with section 4c of our license.
>
> Here is section 4(c) of our Apache License 2.0:
>
>      "You must retain, in the Source form of any Derivative Works that You distribute,
>      all copyright, patent, trademark, and attribution notices from the Source form of
the
>      Work, excluding those notices that do not pertain to any part of the Derivative
Works;"
>
> Perhaps Sam or someone else familiar with Apache history can explain why our license
demands of our licensees that they retain our notices, but our policy requires projects to
remove the copyright notices of our contributors.

What leads you to believe that our policy require projects to remove
copyright notices?

- Sam Ruby

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