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From Thomas Neidhart <>
Subject Re: [math][license] How to donate GPL-licensed code
Date Tue, 22 May 2012 12:27:23 GMT
On Tue, May 22, 2012 at 1:29 PM, Luc Maisonobe <>wrote:

> Yes, the process is to sign a software grant. See
> <> (private joke: I'm sure this
> will remind you something else ...).

yes this looks somehow familiar ;-)

> Note that the grant means the donated stuff will become Apache licensed,
> so the people who sign the grant must have all the intellectual property
> rights needed for that. This usually means either they did wrote all the
> code by themselves (no external contributors), or the external
> contributors tranfered intellectual property to them, or external
> contributors also signe the grant and allow the license change.

thanks for the information, I will pass it to him.


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