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From Shane Curcuru <...@shanecurcuru.org>
Subject Re: Facebook BSD+patents license and Apache products
Date Tue, 18 Jul 2017 12:15:44 GMT
Robert Samuel Newson wrote on 7/16/17 5:38 AM:
> I'm sure you've all seen it but a member of the CouchDB PMC raised an issue to discuss
if React would change away from this license: https://github.com/facebook/react/issues/10191.

As noted elsethread, on hackernews (345 comments):
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=14779881

Also made it on ElReg (18 comments):
https://forums.theregister.co.uk/forum/1/2017/07/17/apache_says_no_to_facebook_code_libraries/

Reddit has 275 comments on their pointer to an article:
https://www.reddit.com/r/programming/comments/6nnxir/apache_foundation_bans_use_of_facebook_bsdpatents/

Along with the many, many legal inaccuracies by various comment posters,
it's somehow sad that most people forget the Software in our name...

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- Shane
  https://www.apache.org/foundation/marks/resources

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