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From Craig Russell <apache....@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Modification of The Apache License
Date Thu, 31 Aug 2017 01:06:39 GMT
Hi K,

Last try: http://www.apache.org/foundation/license-faq.html#mod-license

Craig

> On Aug 30, 2017, at 5:07 PM, Craig Russell <apache.clr@gmail.com> wrote:
> 
> Hi K,
> 
>> On Aug 30, 2017, at 5:02 PM, Kyle Mitchell <kyle@kemitchell.com> wrote:
>> 
>> Craig,
>> 
>> Thank you for your fast and helpful reply.
>> 
>> I see the footer on the license page, but fear
>> that that Apache-for-Apache makes a mighty strange
>> loop.  For example, I wonder whether the
>> change of title that you proposed would adequately
>> address the Section 4 redistribution conditions.
>> Would one have to retain the Apache copyright
>> notice in the modified, note changes, and provide
>> a copy of the original, unmodified Apache License
>> along with one's modified version?
>> 
>> I would vastly prefer to find a public statement
>> along the lines of the one for the CLAs somewhere
>> else in the Apache-sphere, if one has been made.
>> Perhaps not.
> 
> Does this satisfy? http://www.apache.org/foundation/license-faq.html#mod-license
> 
> This issue has come up before, and hopefully this will answer future questions.
> 
> Regards,
> 
> Craig
>> 
>> For those who may be interested in law form
>> licensing, as an aside and _not_ as a suggestion
>> as to what the Foundation should do here:
>> 
>> http://www.adamsdrafting.com/wp/wp-content/uploads/2013/03/Copyright-NYLJ-8.23.06.pdf
>> 
>> https://github.com/kemitchell/law-form-license/blob/master/LICENSE
>> 
>> Altogether, the concept of law form copyright
>> gives me the heebie-jeebies.  Alas, duty compels.
>> 
>> Best,
>> 
>> K
>> 
>> -- 
>> Kyle Mitchell, attorney // Oakland // (510) 712 - 0933
>> 
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> 
> Craig L Russell
> clr@apache.org

Craig L Russell
clr@apache.org


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