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From Greg Stein <gst...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: The license for readme files in the works of ASF projects
Date Fri, 16 Sep 2016 12:08:13 GMT
On Fri, Sep 16, 2016 at 5:40 AM, Pierre Smits <pierre.smits@gmail.com>
wrote:

> Hi all,
>
> Our ASL 2 license allows changes in the artefact that is governed by that
> license.
>
> But is that the right license for readme files and other similar artifacts
> enclosed in our releases?
>

There is no "ASL 2" license. There *is* an Apache License v2.0 ... we
dropped the "S[oftware]" when going to v2 with the specific intent that it
can be applied to things like README files and documentation. That it isn't
just about code.

Cheers,
-g

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