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From Jean-Baptiste Onofré ...@nanthrax.net>
Subject Re: donating ACE IDE to ACE
Date Thu, 16 Jun 2011 10:47:35 GMT
Hi Premek,

it's really a great news !!
Thanks for this donation.

I will be pleased to review it and mentor the integration of ACE IDE in ACE.

Thanks again
Regards
JB

On 06/16/2011 12:16 PM, Přemek Brada wrote:
> Hello Marcel and everybody,
>
> On 10 June 2011 20:23, Marcel Offermans<marcel.offermans@luminis.nl>  wrote:
>>> As the project currently
>>> stands, I'm quite open to donating it to ACE and re-license under ASL
>>> -- I'll  discuss this with my student (who under our law is the sole
>>> holder of copyright) and then post to the list in that respect.
>>
>> That would be nice.
>
> I spoke to the student developer, and he is willing to pass the
> project on to the Apache ACE project, re-licensing under ASL. Both him
> and I would however like to make sure that his (and our university)
> contribution does not disappear by doing so, ie that he can reference
> back to his work after it is part of ACE.
>
> So I would like to ask for help with the donation and transition. My
> rough idea is that
>
> 1. we create a jira ticket for this
> 2. we clarify the origin of the code (some minor pieces were reused
> from other open source projects)
> 3. an archive with cleaned up source (author in javadocs, correct
> license header) is attached to the ticket
> 4. paperwork related to the donation and IP clearance is done (?)
> 5. someone with committer rights imports the sources to the repository
> 6. documentation is transferred to ACE wiki
>
> but obviously I am not completely sure about the process and its many
> details. Could you please clarify it for us?  (Maybe outside the
> mailing list 'coz I assume it will be boring details for most other
> people.)
>
> Since the student is currently awaiting final exams, he will not
> probably be available until the start of July; so I guess the whole
> thing will be done during the summer months depending on when each of
> us is available.
>
> Premek
>
>

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