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From Alex Harui <>
Subject [RESULT][IP Clearance] Flex Documentation for Apache Flex
Date Tue, 21 Apr 2015 19:20:50 GMT
Code is accepted.

Adobe Legal says we can fix trademark attributions after committing to the
repo as long as we do it quickly.

Thanks to Justin for finding the things that need more cleanup.


On 4/18/15, 6:36 PM, "Justin Mclean" <> wrote:

>+0 (binding) until "No other license to the Adobe trademarks are
>granted.” issue is sorted, then +1.
>Currently this has this added to most (but not all pages):
>"Adobe and Adobe Flash are either registered trademarks or trademarks of
>Adobe Systems Incorporated in the United States and/or other countries
>and are used by permission from Adobe. No other license to the Adobe
>trademarks are granted.”
>A quick search shows other Adobe trademark in the text I assume that mean
>we would be unable to use the content once donated? I not 100% sure of
>the implications here and other IPMC members or Alex or Adobe Legal may
>also think this is a more serious issue, worth a -1 vote / that it needs
>to be fixed before donation.
>- In flx_olapdatagrid_ol.html (e.g. ColdFusion, Dreamweaver and
>- In flx_printing_pr.html (i.e. ColdFusion and JRun).
>- IN flx_spark_dpcontrols_sdp.html (i.e. Director, Dreamweaver
>ColdFuison, Illustrator, PhotoShop)
>This was from a quick scan of some of the files - grep could probably
>find others.
>Just about everything else looks good and theres on obvious major issues
>(other than possibly the trademark one above) I could find. Although this
>from a quick glance at several files, I didn’t inspect every file and
>just scanned while sitting on a plane for a bit. I’d appreciate it if
>someone else tooking a look.
>Other minor issues I noticed, and these could be fixed post donation.
>- Missing LICENSE file (but has NOTICE)
>- There are references to Nokia phone models that probably need to be
>removed (fox_cellrenderer_cr,html, flx_spark_effects_sf.html and possibly
>- Missing some image content in flx_containers_intro_cn,html,
>flx_dpcontrols_dpc.html and flx_using_states_us.html
>- Inappropriate names in code sample in flx_controls_ctr.html (e.g.
>- Use of trademark font names in flx_fonts_ft.html
>- Looks like (modified) lines from the film Full Metal Jacket in
>Although again Adobe Legal may have issue with the font and film
>trademarks and not think these minor.
>Would it be possible to get the missing images in the content added to
>the donation?
>Also nothing to do with IP but is there a chance the donation could also
>include the code samples as mxml/as files (as well as expending them
>inline) as that could be very useful to users.
>I also noticed a few references to a assets folder that is not included
>in the donation. Was that removed for IP reasons?
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