On 18/05/2022 14:09, Stephen Snow wrote:
> Below is the link to the JCK/TCK and to be able to use the OpenJDK name
> you must sign the agreement and then you get access to the JCK which is
> the certification test API.
That means that OpenJDK is no longer a free software and can't be
distributed by Fedora at all.
CC: Fedora Legal team.
Vitaly Zaitsev (vitaly(a)easycoding.org)
I took the initiative and drafted
I did **not** set it as ready for wrangler yet. I welcome comments. And feel free to edit it directly. Especially these
who I put there as proposal owners.
I would love to track all remaining work in the Scope section, so we know what needs to be done and who is responsible.
I am sure I missed something there. Feel free to add it.
The licensing wiki says that the IEEE license is a “good” documentation
license. However, with the 2017 release, IEEE switched to this license:
| The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers and The Open Group,
| have given us permission to reprint portions of their documentation.
| In the following statement, the phrase ``this text'' refers to portions of
| the system documentation.
| Portions of this text are reprinted and reproduced in electronic form in
| the Linux man-pages project, from IEEE Std 1003.1-2017, Standard for
| Information Technology -- Portable Operating System Interface (POSIX), The
| Open Group Base Specifications Issue 7, 2018 Edition, Copyright (C) 2018
| by The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc and The Open
| Group. In the event of any discrepancy between these versions and the
| original IEEE and The Open Group Standard, the original IEEE and The Open
| Group Standard is the referee document. The original Standard can be
| obtained online at http://www.opengroup.org/unix/online.html .
| This notice shall appear on any product containing this material.
This license no longer permits modified redistribution, as far as I can
see. Is this still an acceptable documentation license as far as Fedora