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From Carsten Ziegeler <cziege...@apache.org>
Subject Re: Writing spec code for the OSGi Alliance within the ASF
Date Fri, 20 Jan 2017 14:02:57 GMT
Guillaume Nodet wrote
> Ok, there are two more specific questions:
> #1 Can a committer write *new* code at the ASF with a header file
> mentioning the code is copyrighted to the OSGi Alliance  ? 

Just to set the facts straight here: no one is writing code at the ASF
with a header file containing the copyright of the OSGi Alliance.
So I think this question is not relevant and the title of this thread is
really misleading.

We are including source code developed at the OSGi Alliance, licensed
under the ASL - that's something completely different.


> #2 Can anyone can get this code from the ASF under ASL instead of
> getting the same code from the OSGi Alliance and not be restricted by
> the OSGi Alliance licensing terms under which this code is usually
> provided by the OSGi Alliance ?


Carsten Ziegeler
Adobe Research Switzerland

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