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From <de...@segel.com>
Subject RE: Apache license question
Date Thu, 10 Jan 2008 14:15:13 GMT

You have to look at the Apache license agreement.

Apache has one of the most liberal license agreements. Essentially you can
take apache licensed code and do whatever you want with it. You do have to
document that your derivative work contains apache code, so you'll need to
review the license to see the actual requirements.

I think if you have any written docs you'll need to mention it there as

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Gavin Bong [mailto:Gavin.Bong@gmail.com]
> Sent: Thursday, January 10, 2008 12:12 AM
> To: derby-user@db.apache.org
> Subject: Apache license question
> If I write another piece of software using some code from apache derby,
> and
> license the derivative work under Apache license; what do I need to add in
> the header of the source code ?
> What I am thinking of doing:
> a) Include the original license file from the source file.
> b) Include as comments, a description of the changes made e.g. change
> package address to my local package.
> Is this sufficient? Did I violate anything?
> Thanks
> G
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