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From Henri Yandell <bay...@apache.org>
Subject Re: LEGAL-230 - Snappy-Java/GCC Runtime Exception
Date Tue, 23 Feb 2016 03:12:48 GMT
+1. I'll resolve the issue.

On Sun, Feb 21, 2016 at 5:30 AM, Joe Witt <joe.witt@gmail.com> wrote:

> Hen,
>
> I believe what is being stated here and in the thread [1] is that the
> original GPL w/Exception source material (libstdc++) was combined with
> ASLv2 source material (snappy) and it resulted in a binary which takes
> on the chosen license ASLv2 (chosen by snappy).  As a result  then the
> Snappy-Java binary is ASLv2 and allowable for use.
>
> That the NOTICE mentions the special exception [2] does not apply to
> the category-x mention of disallowed special exceptions in this case
> [3].
>
> Is that correct?
>
> [1] https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/LEGAL-230
> [2] https://github.com/xerial/snappy-java/blob/develop/NOTICE
> [3] http://www.apache.org/legal/resolved.html#category-x
>
> Thanks
> Joe
>
> On Fri, Feb 19, 2016 at 7:55 PM, Henri Yandell <bayard@apache.org> wrote:
> > Any concerns with resolving
> https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/LEGAL-230?
> >
> > Given the exception, I'm not seeing that the jar file contains any GPL'd
> > material.
> >
> > Hen
>
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