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From sebb <seb...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: NOTICE statements with original donations
Date Sat, 15 Oct 2016 15:42:27 GMT
On 15 October 2016 at 14:51, John D. Ament <johndament@apache.org> wrote:
> Suppose that Company X donates a project to the ASF.  Is it OK for the
> resulting NOTICE to include a claim about the original donator, e.g.
>
> This product includes software originally developed by
> Company X (http://www.company-x.com/), Copyright 2001 - 20XX.

NOTICE files need to be as minimal as possible.
So I think the question is: under what circumstances is it *necessary*
to include attribution in the NOTICE file?
I'm not sure it's possible to establish that without info on the
conditions (i.e. license) under which the donation was made.

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