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From Hans Van Akelyen <hans.van.akel...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [VOTE] Release Apache Hop (incubating) 0.99-rc1
Date Sat, 12 Jun 2021 09:30:07 GMT
Hi,

That specific unit test can be found here [1], but we will strip out
everything to move forward.

Kind regards,
Hans

[1]
https://github.com/pentaho/pdi-dataservice-plugin/blob/master/pdi-dataservice-client/src/test/java/org/pentaho/di/core/sql/SQLFieldsUnitTest.java

On Sat, 12 Jun 2021 at 11:03, Justin Mclean <justin@classsoftware.com>
wrote:

> Hi,
>
> Thanks for the information.
>
> > There are more files that have altered headers (though all with apache
> 2.0
> > license) and are adapted from the following repository [1],
>
> That is unfortunate, both in changing the headers and that code doesn't
> have a clear license. 3rd party headers, even if they are Apache licensed
> should not be altered and without a clear license that code should have
> never been put into a release.
>
> Also From a quick glance I cannot see the code I noticed in the release in
> there. I could have missed it, or is it from another repository?
>
> >  If we were to list product and version it would point to the same
> > product/version covered by our initial import. It has no separate
> > LICENSE/NOTICE file as it was never released standalone.
>
> One way to deal with this would be to donate that code via a software
> grant.
>
> >  We could have a discussion to add the header to the code that
> > generates these files but my opinion is that it would clutter the files
> for
> > our users and bloat the format.
>
>
> I suggest you have that discussion. Files can get separated from their
> releases, and if they have no header saying what license they are under it
> can make things difficult. There are only few exceptions to this ASF policy
> [1]
>
> Thanks,
> Justin
>
> 1. https://www.apache.org/legal/src-headers.html#faq-exceptions
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