[concurrency-interest] Jcip annotation license

Bela Ban belaban at yahoo.com
Tue Feb 27 10:00:06 EST 2007

Brian Goetz wrote:
> Hmm, let me call my lawyer!

> Seriously, there's some advantage to using the net.jcip annotations -- 
> for example, FindBugs has some support for them.


> If the chosen license is a problem, we can relicense under another 
> license.  Is BSD compatible with GPL?

There are no problems with the Creative Commons license - it is 
completely compatible with the LGPL license (under which JGroups is 
licensed). No need to switch to BSD.

Bela Ban
Lead JGroups / JBoss Clustering team
JBoss - a division of Red Hat

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