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From Justin Mclean <>
Subject Re: [VOTE] Apache Gobblin 0.12.0 release RC2
Date Sun, 01 Apr 2018 12:28:08 GMT

> non-bundled Dependencies are irrelevant to the contents of NOTICE and LICENSE.

Yep 100% agree.

> Though of course the license does affect whether it is allowed to be a
> dependency.

Also agree.

> NOTICE and LICENSE are only for bits that are bundled in the release artifact.

Yep 100% in agreement.

> The LICENSE file must reflect the license(s) for all the bundled bits.

Yep - in this case it’s missing some stuff here but that’s minor.

> The NOTICE file must include all required notices and nothing more.

And in this case it includes more than is needed. Do you disagree?

> Bundled 3rd party code *can* affect the NOTICE file.
> That's why it is important to only include required notices.

But usually doesn’t with MIT or BSD licenses as is the case here. In most cases required
notices are quite rare.

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