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From "Wendy Smoak" <wsm...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: POM licensing
Date Sun, 30 Sep 2007 16:44:21 GMT
On 9/30/07, Robert Burrell Donkin <rdonkin@apache.org> wrote:
> many (most?) pom's in the repository lack license information. it's
> therefore unclear under what conditions the meta-data can be used or
> re-used. this prevents meta-data mining.
>
> since the respository is hosted on apache hardware, IMHO the meta-data
> released through the repository should be explicitly licensed under
> ALv2.0.

It should be there (assuming it's present in svn).  There was a bug in
the release plugin that stripped comments:
http://jira.codehaus.org/browse/MRELEASE-180

-- 
Wendy

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