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From Henri Yandell <bay...@apache.org>
Subject Re: CC-SA 4.0
Date Sat, 21 Jan 2017 19:21:28 GMT
Which CC license?

How is it used in the project? (required, optional, merged with Apache
licensed data, independent file etc)?

On Fri, Jan 20, 2017 at 7:06 PM, Phil Sorber <sorber@apache.org> wrote:

> We decided just to dump it. It didn't seem worth the effort for what
> little it did for us.
>
> That being said, we got a question about another piece of CC licensed
> content. It's the MaxMind DB GeoLite2 Database. So it's not code, but it's
> not exactly an image, video, or sound file either. Honestly, to me it seems
> like this is something better left to the end user to download, but if we
> can at least bundle it until we are able to make that change that would be
> very helpful.
>
> Thanks.
>
> On 2017-01-12 22:46 (-0700), Henri Yandell <bayard@apache.org> wrote:
> > Yup - we should either remove or contact the author to see if we can
> > encourage them to move to a Creative Commons (Public Domain), MIT or
> Apache
> > license.
> >
> > Given all they say 'an Creative Commons license'; one approach to that
> > question could be to ask if they intend the CC-0 to be one of those
> > available licenses.
> >
> > That said, given it's 9 year code, may be simpler to dump it.
> >
> > Hen
> >
> >
> > On Thu, Jan 12, 2017 at 2:07 PM, Phil Sorber <sorber@apache.org> wrote:
> >
> > > Yes, sorry, I was not on list. Turns out it *is* code.
> > >
> > > https://github.com/apache/incubator-trafficcontrol/blob/
> > > master/traffic_ops/app/public/js/percentagebar.js
> > >
> > > So it sounds like this is not allowed? Not even sure why they licensed
> it
> > > that way in the first place.
> > >
> > > Thanks.
> > >
> > > On 2017-01-11 22:19 (-0700), Henri Yandell <bayard@apache.org> wrote:
> > > > If it fits (bar the version number):
> > > >
> > > > "Unmodified media under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike
> 2.5
> > > > <http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5/> and Creative
> Commons
> > > > Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 <http://creativecommons.org/
> > > licenses/by-sa/3.0/>
> > > > licenses may be included in Apache products, subject to the licenses
> > > > attribution clauses which may require LICENSE/NOTICE/README changes.
> For
> > > > any other type of CC-SA licensed work, please contact the Legal PMC."
> > > >
> > > > Then it's fine. Media is intended to mean not-source-code. i.e. an
> image,
> > > > video or sound file. It should be clearly marked for users that the
> > > license
> > > > is present in the Apache product, and where. Otherwise, no to using
> > > > software/content under that license. If the latter seems too harsh,
> > > provide
> > > > more details (per Shane's reply, but I realize you may not have been
> on
> > > > list).
> > > >
> > > > I'll update resolved.html to include the 4.0 version.
> > > >
> > > > Hen
> > > >
> > > >
> > > > On Tue, Jan 3, 2017 at 12:33 PM, Shane Curcuru <asf@shanecurcuru.org
> >
> > > wrote:
> > > >
> > > > > Phil Sorber wrote on 1/3/17 1:58 PM:
> > > > > > The Traffic Control (Incubating) PPMC was directed here [1]
to
> ask
> > > about
> > > > > > Creative Commons Share Alike 4.0 [2] which has not been
> previously
> > > > > > approved. Basically, is this license compatible with ASL2 and
> able
> > > to be
> > > > > > included in an Apache release?
> > > > >
> > > > > Could you provide a description and reference to some of the files
> the
> > > > > podling wants to include with CC-SA 4.0?  It's important *how*
> they fit
> > > > > into the product to be able to work on a reply.
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > > > Thanks.
> > > > > >
> > > > > > [1]:
> > > > > > https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/
> eaf09b5e136a2a8f0cc01e54b08bb7
> > > > > f6de48cd838b75f3df5d350044@%3Cgeneral.incubator.apache.org%3E
> > > > > > [2]:
> > > > > > https://creativecommons.org/share-your-work/licensing-
> > > > > considerations/version4/
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > > --
> > > > >
> > > > > - Shane
> > > > >   https://www.apache.org/foundation/marks/resources
> > > > >
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