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From Ismael Juma <ism...@juma.me.uk>
Subject Re: Streams dependency on RocksDB - licenses
Date Thu, 21 Sep 2017 15:22:41 GMT
This commit says that GPLv2 is an alternative license, so it's all good, I
believe:

https://github.com/facebook/rocksdb/commit/d616ebea23fa88cb9c2c8588533526a566d9cfab

Ismael

On Thu, Sep 21, 2017 at 4:21 PM, Ismael Juma <ismael@juma.me.uk> wrote:

> LevelDB is New BSD (and the license in the first commit you linked to is
> definitely not GPL2):
>
> https://github.com/google/leveldb/blob/master/LICENSE
>
> The second commit you referenced, adds GPL2 to the list of licenses in the
> pom, but it's not clear why.
>
> Ismael
>
> On Thu, Sep 21, 2017 at 3:44 PM, Stevo Slavić <sslavic@gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> LevelDB GPL2 notice seems to have been added to rocksdb 5.7.1, but likely
>> this applies to old versions too.
>>
>> https://github.com/facebook/rocksdb/commit/4a2e4891fe4c6f66f
>> b9e8e2d29b04f46ee702b52#diff-7e1d2c46cd6eacd9a8d864450a128218
>> https://github.com/facebook/rocksdb/commit/6e3ee015fb1ce03e4
>> 7838e9a3995410ce884c212#diff-1d5a1a614aa158e14292a60d9891f1df
>>
>> Shouldn't similar notice be added to Apache Kafka too?
>>
>> On Thu, Sep 21, 2017 at 3:43 PM, Stevo Slavić <sslavic@gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>> > Hello Apache Kafka community,
>> >
>> > Is it on purpose that kafka-streams 0.11.0.1 depends on
>> > org.rocksdb:rocksdbjni:5.0.1, and not on newer 5.7.3, because 5.0.1 has
>> > Apache 2 license while 5.7.3 has also GPL 2.0 parts?
>> >
>> > Kind regards,
>> > Stevo Slavic.
>> >
>>
>
>

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