[Mageia-dev] Adding Java-Policy

Anssi Hannula anssi.hannula at iki.fi
Mon Jan 10 15:50:16 CET 2011

On 10.01.2011 16:28, Farfouille wrote:
> 2) Effective Mandriva Java packaging policy is almost the same as Fedora. Btw Fedora java package policy is up to date and very complete. 
> It is written under Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 Unported licence (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/). I was wondering if I can adapt the Fedora policy to Mageia.
> This is allowed by its licence, but I don't know if it is possible or desirable to attribute some Mageia policy stuff to Fedora. Help on this point is welcome.

Mandriva java packages currently follow Fedora policy closely, so
adopting the Fedora policy (with small changes like java=>%java,
ant=>%ant etc) seems like the best course of action, at least for the
time being.

I don't see any problem with the Fedora policy license.

Anssi Hannula

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