FYI, and in case this issue is raised in the future, this discussion
just took place in the PDFBox list. It was a red herring in the end, but
the rest of the discussion explains the origin of the code.
-------- Original Message --------
Subject: CCITT Fax code from Sun Microsystems
Date: Sun, 9 Feb 2014 11:14:10 -0800
From: John Hewson <j...@jahewson.com>
It seems that we have some Sun Microsystems code in PDFBox, namely
which is clearly from:
(note: it was easier to link to image-io-ext but the original file may well be
from plain old image-io)
It seems that the origin of this code is Apache XML Graphics Commons:
(note the missing Sun copyright)
The good news is that the Image IO code is under the BSD license, so it
impossible to resolve this, but what should we do?