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From Robert Newson <rnew...@apache.org>
Subject Re: copyright infringement in CouchDB 1.5.0
Date Tue, 19 Nov 2013 22:44:01 GMT
Luis, thanks! I think that covers it. Thanks all for the swift responses.

B.


On 19 November 2013 22:31, Robert Newson <rnewson@apache.org> wrote:
> We've verified that jshint is not needed anymore, the file with this
> license has been deleted from our master branch.
>
> Should we move quickly to build a 1.5.1 release artifact that includes
> that change or continue with our plan to release 1.6.0 on our regular
> schedule?
>
> What does the inclusion of this mean for our 1.5.0 release?
>
> B.
>
>
> On 19 November 2013 22:03, Robert Newson <rnewson@apache.org> wrote:
>> I've pursued this out of band, it seems the latest version of fauxton
>> in couchdb master has switched to a library called 'ace'. We're
>> verifying now that we can simply delete jshint entirely. At worse, we
>> can import a version of jshint from upstream that does not include the
>> "evil" clause, since it was changed to not include that by the author.
>> Would rather remove it entirely.
>>
>> B.
>>
>>
>> On 19 November 2013 21:57, Richard Fontana <rfontana@redhat.com> wrote:
>>> On Tue, Nov 19, 2013 at 01:52:19PM -0800, Luis Villa wrote:
>>>> On Tue, Nov 19, 2013 at 1:45 PM, Robert Newson <rnewson@apache.org>
wrote:
>>>> > FYI: jshint is believed to be truly under this license
>>>> > https://github.com/jshint/jshint/blob/2.x/LICENSE.
>>>>
>>>> That's only for new code. The main file is still under Crockford's
>>>> vanity license:
>>>>
>>>> https://github.com/jshint/jshint/blob/2.x/src/jshint.js
>>>
>>> Is it the ASF's policy to tolerate inclusion of this license?
>>> See http://www.apache.org/legal/resolved.html#json
>>>
>>> - RF
>>>
>>>
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