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Add NOTICE file for Beats #3334
This PR contains a python script that generates the NOTICE file. There is a single NOTICE file for all the official Beats, and it's placed in the beats repository.
The NOTICE file includes the copyright information for all the 3rd party libraries used in the Beats project. It follows the rules:
You can pass a list of vendor directories where the NOTICE* and LICENSE* files of all 3rd party libraries are available:
For the official Beats, you can run the following in the beats repository.
The NOTICE file can be generated by the community Beats by using the script. The NOTICE file is not added by the Beat generator.
UPDATE: The script accepts also the name of the Beat and the copyright owner, to customize the NOTICE file for the community Beats.