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From Henri Yandell <>
Subject Re: [Collections] Generic Fork
Date Sun, 07 Nov 2010 07:21:20 GMT
On Fri, Nov 5, 2010 at 5:33 AM,  <> wrote:
> ----- "Henri Yandell" <> a écrit :
>> Though depends on what you're submitting. JIRA issues, no worries.
>> Just hit the checkbox each time you add a patch.
>> If you become a committer, or if you're submitting something large,
>> then we will ask you to sign an ICLA.
>> When signing an ICLA, your company may want to sign a CCLA - it's
>> entirely up to your employer and not required by us.
> It may protect him in case his employer later consider the code did not
> initially belong to him and he did not have the right to contribute it
> to an Apache project.

Sure, it may (or may not). It also might tie things up in red tape,
especially as we don't negotiate the CCLA, something that might be
novel to some legal departments. It's up to the committer/contributor
and their employer whether they want to sign it; we stay out of it.


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