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From Alex Harui <>
Subject Re: Reviewing license / notice and bundled software
Date Fri, 18 Jul 2014 05:03:38 GMT
In the "Bundling an AL Font" thread on legal-discuss, sebb said:

"It is useful to mention all 3rd party inclusions in the LICENSE file,
including ones under AL2.0:
- Makes it much easier for the consumer to ensure that the code uses a
license with which they are comfortable.
- it helps the ASF project to ensure that all external inclusions are
accounted for.

Yes, it means updating the file every time an external version is
updated, but the license still has to be checked in case it has

Not sure it can be mandated though.


On 7/17/14 5:53 PM, "Justin Mclean" <> wrote:

>Lets take for instance slider as they have just put up an RC for voting.
>Slider bundles a few things and may have some Apache Licensed software
>bundled. Can you tell easily what those bits are? And if so what
>versions? Source headers here are no help as all Apache source headers
>are the same.  While no changes to LICENSE would be required for Apache
>bundled software, there may be missing items from the NOTICE file if you
>bundled software also has NOTICE files. BTW I don't think there is any
>issue with the RC in this case but it's hard to determine without a list
>of what has been bundled.
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