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From Rahul Sharma <>
Subject Re: [VOTE] Release HDT version 0.0.2.incubating (RC0)
Date Sat, 05 Jul 2014 06:43:13 GMT
The vote has been cancelled to address issues raised for the LICENSE and
bin files.


On Sat, Jul 5, 2014 at 12:10 PM, Rahul Sharma <> wrote:

> Hi,
> Apologies for not clearing my point.
> The EPL license is for  some of the images eg.
> delete/download/upload/local_resource  under 'org.apache.hdt.ui/icons'. The
> license is not for the  images related to Mapper/Reducer/Driver etc i.e
> Hadoop related stuff. These images under the icons folder  are being used
> as 'Icons' for different features in the plugin. I think we can fix this
> and replace the EPL images with things under Apache license, this will fix
> the issue of EPL being part of src.  As for RAT plugin it is added in the
> pom and runs with the build.
> I will cancel the Vote and fix the images and bin folder.
> Thanks for the feedback
> regards
> Rahul
> On Fri, Jul 4, 2014 at 3:33 PM, Justin Mclean <>
> wrote:
>> Hi,
>> > This is a eclipse plugin so the source contains images for Eclipse
>> icons.
>> I had a quick look though the images and couldn't find any eclipse icons,
>> Can you point out what files are licensed under this license?
>> > These files are under EPL. The images are binary artifacts but part of
>> our
>> > source.
>> If they are only images then that should be fine in a source release.
>> However the EPL licence in full or a pointer to a text version should be in
>> LICENSE, I'm not 100% sure if anything needs to go in NOTICE or not not
>> with EPL.
>> > Do we need to release again for that ? or can I correct the src
>> > package(delete the folder) ?
>> I think the LICENCE/NOTICE issues are serious enough that the RC needs to
>> be redone, so you might as well remove the binaries as well for that RC. Do
>> you run Apache Rat on the RC before calling a vote? While it's not perfect
>> it will pick up issues like this.
>> Other IPMC members may have different views, if there's a few +1 (ie
>> other IPMC members think it's ok) I'll change my vote.
>> Thanks,
>> Justin
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