Works beside code donated to the project under cover of the Oracle Contributor Agreement (OCA) were held jointly by Oracle for the project under the project's prevailing license, in this case, the LGPL . Even if you had already submitted a copyright agreement (., the SCA or its predecessors), you could also sign the PDL per work contributed, in which case the PDL took precedence. In some cases, the use of the Creative Commons Attribution License ( "Attribution-NoDerivs " ) was also permitted. See below for details on the circumstances of using this license.
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