License files in the Infusion build

Colin Clark colin.clark at utoronto.ca
Mon May 11 18:12:26 UTC 2009


Hi Michelle,

On 5-May-09, at 1:28 PM, Michelle D'Souza wrote:

> I'm currently working on FLUID-2610 which is the issue of the build  
> incorrectly including license files. This seems like a good  
> opportunity to also do FLUID-1943 which involves including third  
> party licenses in a single folder rather then in their individual  
> directories. In order to accomplish this task I'm considering  
> renaming all of the license files in the repository to include the  
> name of the library. For example the Infusion license file would be  
> renamed to "INFUSION-LICENSE.txt" and the jquery licenses would be  
> merged into a single file called "JQUERY-LICENSE.txt". The build  
> will then copy all of these license files into a top level directory  
> called "licenses".  Does this seem like a reasonable strategy?


This makes perfect sense. This change will make our production release  
bundle better--users won't have to remove license files by hand before  
deploying it on their web server.

Only a minor comment: I'd prefer mixed case for names, e.g. jQuery- 
LICENSE.txt

+1

Colin

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Colin Clark
Technical Lead, Fluid Project
Adaptive Technology Resource Centre, University of Toronto
http://fluidproject.org




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