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ROO-2253: Change Spring Roo to Apache Software License version 2.0 (A…

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1 parent c4e47a6 commit 2fa42b6435f65316fc6f20f23cf43ed9c1e34c10 Alan Stewart committed Jul 30, 2011
@@ -4,20 +4,10 @@ LEGAL NOTICES
Roo is copyright (C) 2008-2011 SpringSource Inc. All Rights Reserved.
-Roo is licensed under the GPLv3:
-The contents of roo-annotations-*.jar are dual licensed under both the
-GPLv3 and also the Apache License, Version 2.0:
+Roo is licensed under the Apache License, Version 2.0:
-You may apply your choice of GPLv3 or ASLv2 to your use of the
-roo-annotations-*.jar file.
-Ensuring an ASLv2 license is provided for the roo-annotations-*.jar
-file is SpringSource's reassurance that we do not intend for GPLv3
-obligations to extend to people simply using Roo to build software.
In connection with the annotations, we further note:
1. The annotations are source level retention only. As such there is
@@ -28,9 +18,4 @@ In connection with the annotations, we further note:
2. Roo itself is a development time only tool. No Roo JARs whatsoever
are required by your project at runtime.
-We trust the above clarifies our application of GPLv3 to Roo and that it
-is not intended to cause people simply wishing to use Roo any unexpected
-GPLv3-related implications. We only intend that GPLv3 impacts those
-wishing to improve, build on, redistribute, extend etc Roo itself.
2 annotations/pom.xml
@@ -9,7 +9,7 @@
- <name>Spring Roo - Annotations (ASLv2/GPLv3 Dual Licensed)</name>
+ <name>Spring Roo - Annotations (ASLv2 Licensed)</name>
<plugin> <!-- should move antrun to a pluginManagement section in root POM; similarly do this for all other plugins -->
10 deployment-support/src/site/docbook/reference/index.xml
@@ -27,9 +27,13 @@
<personname>Alan Stewart</personname>
- <author>
+ <author>
<personname>James Tyrrell</personname>
+ <author>
+ <personname>Andrew Swan</personname>
+ </author>
@@ -94,9 +98,9 @@
<xi:include href="base-dbre.xml" />
<xi:include href="base-web.xml" />
<xi:include href="base-cloud-foundry.xml" />
<xi:include href="base-gwt.xml" />
<xi:include href="base-json.xml" />
2 deployment-support/src/site/docbook/reference/preface.xml
@@ -71,5 +71,5 @@
<para>Thank you for taking the time to explore Spring Roo. We hope that you
enjoy using Roo as much as we've enjoyed creating it.</para>
- <para>Ben Alex, Founder and Project Lead - Spring Roo</para>
+ <para>Ben Alex, Founder - Spring Roo</para>

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