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From NetPuter <netpu...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Replace Facebook's Yoga in Weex with Google's FlexboxLayout to avoid potential license issue.
Date Thu, 21 Sep 2017 15:14:10 GMT
It looks like the "google/flexbox-layout" only support Android. How about
the iOS version?

2017-09-20 20:22 GMT+08:00 shihan zheng <zhengshihan918@gmail.com>:

>       As we know,[The Apache Software Foundation bans the usage of Facebook
> BSD+Patents licensed in Apache products|
> https://www.apache.org/legal/resolved.html#category-x]
> The Facebook BSD+Patents license includes a specification of a PATENTS file
> that passes along risk to downstream consumers of our software imbalanced
> in favor of the licensor, not the licensee, thereby violating our Apache
> legal policy of being a universal donor. The terms of Facebook BSD+Patents
> license are not a subset of those found in the ALv2, and they cannot be
> sublicensed as ALv2.”
>         Weex-Team have heard the news and we decide to remove Facebook Yoga
> with its additional Facebook BSD+Patents license.  In order to release the
> next version as soon as possible, we will create a new LayoutEngine based
> on [the Google 's Flex-Layout|https://github.com/google/flexbox-layout].
> see issue :https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/WEEX-69
> --
>
> Best Regards!
> ---------------------
> Shihan Zheng (Weex project team member )
>



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