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From jan i <j...@apache.org>
Subject Re: "junior" Mentor request advice from "senior" Mentor.
Date Tue, 31 Mar 2015 06:08:43 GMT
On Tuesday, March 31, 2015, Marvin Humphrey <marvin@rectangular.com> wrote:

> On Mon, Mar 30, 2015 at 3:31 PM, Konstantin Boudnik <cos@apache.org
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>
> > Not sure what are the licenses of the libs in question, so please refer
> to
> > http://www.apache.org/legal/resolved.html if in doubt.
>
> *   zlib1 -- Zlib license
> *   libxml2  -- MIT license
> *   GNU libiconv -- LGPL
> *   SDL -- Zlib license
> *   SDL_Image -- Zlib license
>
> > And Brane's suggestion
> > would work in any case, even with (L)GPL bits. Hosting it outside and
> letting
> > developers/users to pull them in on their own is pretty much
> bullet-proof.
>
> It's not quite bulletproof in the case of libraries. Optional LGPL
> libraries and GPL build tools, yes.  Optional GPL libraries, it
> depends. Mandatory GPL or LGPL library dependencies are probably
> trouble.


Thanks all for the replies, I keep learning. We have decided on the bullet
proof method, by creating a new non-asf git repo.

thanks
jan i

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> Marvin Humphrey
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