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From Suresh Marru <sma...@apache.org>
Subject Re: Removing vs cleaning up donation code
Date Mon, 03 Sep 2012 12:56:57 GMT
On Sep 1, 2012, at 9:24 AM, Suresh Marru <smarru@apache.org> wrote:

> Thanks Chris. 
> 
> I will wait for couple more days to see if others have a different opinion, otherwise
I will godhead and remove the donation code and add README on Monday.

I committed accordingly in r1380223.

Suresh

> 
> Suresh
> 
> On Aug 31, 2012, at 2:34 PM, "Mattmann, Chris A (388J)" <chris.a.mattmann@jpl.nasa.gov>
wrote:
> 
>> +1 Suresh, your proposed plan (including the readme), seem fine to me.
>> 
>> Cheers,
>> Chris
>> 
>> On Aug 31, 2012, at 10:56 AM, Suresh Marru wrote:
>> 
>>> Mentors,
>>> 
>>> Early in incubation of Airavata, we first bought the code originally licensed
to Extreme Lab, Indiana University with proper CCLA and Software Grant on file and transferred
the IP. The code was initially imported to [1] and then cleaned of all license headers, changed
package names and checked into trunk. If we were to keep the donations area, we need to the
repeat the task of changing license headers and so on. This code will not build correctly
as the GPL dependency parts were removed before checking into SVN. Can we remove the stale
code in donation area and just add a README pointing to the source forge svn [2] where the
code is imported from?
>>> 
>>> If its absolutely necessary to have the donated code in as-is form, we can do
the clean up but I am not seeing if the time spent will be worth it. 
>>> 
>>> Suggestions?
>>> 
>>> Cheers,
>>> Suresh
>>> [1] - https://svn.apache.org/repos/asf/incubator/airavata/donations/
>>> [2] - https://ogce.svn.sourceforge.net/svnroot/ogce/
>> 
>> 
>> ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
>> Chris Mattmann, Ph.D.
>> Senior Computer Scientist
>> NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory Pasadena, CA 91109 USA
>> Office: 171-266B, Mailstop: 171-246
>> Email: chris.a.mattmann@nasa.gov
>> WWW:   http://sunset.usc.edu/~mattmann/
>> ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
>> Adjunct Assistant Professor, Computer Science Department
>> University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089 USA
>> ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
>> 
> 


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