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From Henri Yandell <bay...@apache.org>
Subject Re: dependency on CDDL binary
Date Thu, 18 Feb 2016 03:53:12 GMT
Appropriately labelled.

High-level-speak for:

Make sure the users is aware that a CDDL licensed piece is included in the
Apache work. Include the CDDL license, name of project, url to project.

Or if only a dependency, then a note in the README to the effect that the
project relies upon a CDDL licensed piece of work (url to project, name of


On Wed, Feb 17, 2016 at 1:23 PM, Jun Rao <junrao@gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi,
> We just realized that Apache Kafka started to have a dependency on Jersey
> jars (https://jersey.java.net/license.html) since released last
> November. Jersey is dual licensed under CDDL and GPL. From Apache's
> website, it says that it's ok to have a binary dependency on CDDL but the
> inclusion must be properly labelled. Could you clarify what exactly
> properly labelled means?
> Thanks,
> Jun

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