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From lrese...@apache.org
Subject svn commit: r1034282 - in /comdev/extras: faq.html guidelines.html
Date Fri, 12 Nov 2010 07:19:56 GMT
Author: lresende
Date: Fri Nov 12 07:19:55 2010
New Revision: 1034282

URL: http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?rev=1034282&view=rev
Log:
Incorporating feedback on Apache extra documents/guidelines

Modified:
    comdev/extras/faq.html
    comdev/extras/guidelines.html

Modified: comdev/extras/faq.html
URL: http://svn.apache.org/viewvc/comdev/extras/faq.html?rev=1034282&r1=1034281&r2=1034282&view=diff
==============================================================================
--- comdev/extras/faq.html (original)
+++ comdev/extras/faq.html Fri Nov 12 07:19:55 2010
@@ -7,7 +7,7 @@
 <!--
 body {
 	font: 100% Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;
-	background: #666666;
+	background: #FFFFFF;
 	margin: 0; /* it's good practice to zero the margin and padding of the body element to account
for differing browser defaults */
 	padding: 0;
 	/*text-align: center; this centers the container in IE 5* browsers. The text is then set
to the left aligned default in the #container selector */
@@ -37,26 +37,26 @@ body {
 
 
 <ul>
-  <li>
-  <b>1. What is Apache Extras?</b>
+  <li style="list-style-type: decimal">
+  <b>What is Apache Extras?</b>
   <br/><br/>
-<a href="http://www.apache-extras.org/">Apache Extras</a> is a community of open
source projects related to Apache Software Foundation projects or base on their technology.
It provides the infrastructure services typically required by open source projects, such as
code repositories, bug tracking, project web sites/wiki. Apache Extras is hosted by Google
Code Project Hosting, so it will be very familiar to developers already using Google Code
Project Hosting.
+<a href="http://www.apache-extras.org/">Apache Extras</a> is a community of open
source projects related to Apache Software Foundation projects or based on their technology.
It provides the infrastructure services typically required by open source projects, such as
code repositories, bug tracking, project web sites/wiki. Apache Extras is hosted by Google
Code Project Hosting, so it will be very familiar to developers already using Google Code
Project Hosting.
    <br/><br/> 
   </li>
-  <li>
-  <b>2. I have a technical questions about Apache Extras. How do I get support?</b>
+  <li style="list-style-type: decimal">
+  <b>I have a technical questions about Apache Extras. How do I get support?</b>
   <br/><br/> 
 Please contact the normal Google Code Project Hosting support channels. Help is available
at <a href="http://code.google.com/p/support/">code.google.com/p/support/</a>
 <br/><br/> 
    </li>
-   <li>
-   <b>3. What are the rules of hosting a project on Apache Extras?</b>
+   <li style="list-style-type: decimal">
+   <b>What are the rules of hosting a project on Apache Extras?</b>
    <br/><br/>
-All projects hosted on Apache Extras agreed to the standard Google Code Project Hosting terms
of use (http://code.google.com/projecthosting/terms.html) and the Apache Extras User Guidelines
(http://www.apache-extras.org/xxxx).
+All projects hosted on Apache Extras agreed to the standard Google Code Project Hosting terms
of use <a href="http://code.google.com/projecthosting/terms.html">code.google.com/projecthosting/terms.html</a>
and the <a href="guidelines.html">Apache Extras User Guidelines</a>.
    <br/><br/>
    </li>
-   <li>
-  <b>4. Are projects on Apache Extras Labs official Apache Software Foundation projects?</b>
+   <li style="list-style-type: decimal">
+  <b>Are projects on Apache Extras official Apache Software Foundation projects?</b>
   <br/><br/>
 
 No, Apache Extras projects are not official Apache Software Foundation projects. Apache Extras
projects are not hosted by the Apache Software Foundation and do not have to follow the Apache
Software Foundation development and intellectual property policies.
@@ -64,12 +64,14 @@ No, Apache Extras projects are not offic
 There are a number of things Apache Extras projects can not do since they are not official
Apache Software Foundation projects, including 1) include the word Apache in their name, 2)
use the org.apache namespace for their bundles or package names.
 <br/><br/>
    </li>
-   <li>
-  <b>5. When should I consider using Apache Extras vs starting a project at the Apache
Incubator?</b> xxxx
-   <br/><br/>
+   <li style="list-style-type: decimal">
+  <b>When should I consider using Apache Extras vs starting a project in the Apache
Incubator?</b>
+   <br/><br/>   
 Apache Extras projects are not official Apache Software Foundation projects. Apache Extras
is not a replacement for the Apache Incubator, which is the official way for a project to
join the Apache Software Foundation. 
 <br/><br/>
-Apache Extras has been established for projects that don't want to come under the process
and rules of the Apache Software Foundation but still want to be part of the greater Apache
community. We would recommend projects starting on Apache Extras if one or more of the factors
pretain to your project:
+Apache Extras has been established for projects that don't want to, or are unable to be a
formal part of the Apache Software Foundation but still wish to demonstrate their affinity
to one ore more official Apache project.
+<br/><br/>
+We recommend starting a project here if one or more of the following is true:
 <br/><br/>
       <ul>
       <li>the project is experimental and the committers are not sure of the future
direction.</li>
@@ -78,26 +80,30 @@ Apache Extras has been established for p
       </ul>
 <br/><br/>
 </li>
-<li>
-  <b>6. Is it possible for an Apache Extras project to become an official Apache Software
Foundation project?</b>
+<li style="list-style-type: decimal">
+  <b>Is it possible for an Apache Extras project to become an official Apache Software
Foundation project?</b>
 <br/><br/>
-Yes, but if you expect your project to eventually become a Apache project, please evaluate
the option to propose it as a new Apache Incubator project. In any case, the following suggestions
will facilitate a future migration to Apache Incubator : a) choose the Apache License 2.0
as your initial license. b) do not include or link to any code that is not compatible with
Apache License 2.0, see (http://www.apache.org/legal/3party.html) for more details on Apache
License 2.0 compatibility. c) keep track of all contributions and ensure they are contributed
under an Apache License 2.0 compatible license.
+Yes, but if you expect your project to eventually become an Apache project, please evaluate
the option to propose it as a new Apache Incubator project. In any case, the following suggestions
will facilitate a future migration to Apache Incubator : a) choose the Apache License 2.0
as your initial license. b) do not include or link to any code that is not compatible with
Apache License 2.0, see <a href="http://www.apache.org/legal/resolved.html">ASF Legal
Previously Asked Questions</a> for more details on Apache License 2.0 compatibility.
c) keep track of all contributions and ensure they are contributed under an Apache License
2.0 compatible license.
 <br/><br/>
 </li>
-<li>
-  <b>7. I have an existing project on Google Code, can I migrate it to Apache Extras?</b>
+<li style="list-style-type: decimal">
+  <b>I have an existing project on Google Code, can I migrate it to Apache Extras?</b>
 <br/><br/>
 If you have an existing project on Google Code that you would like to migrate to Apache Extras,
file an issue here. Once an issue is filed, you will be contacted within the next 48 hours
with instructions for how to migrate your project.
 <br/><br/>
 </li>
-<li>
-  <b>8. Why can't I use Git?</b>
+<li style="list-style-type: decimal">
+  <b>Why can't I use Git?</b>
 <br/><br/>
 Google Code Project Hosting only provide support for Subversion and Mercurial. Apache Extras
is hosted at Google Code Project Hosting so we use their code managements systems.
 <br/><br/>
+</li>
 </ul>
 
-<b> Copyright © 2010 The Apache Software Foundation. All Rights Reserved.</b>
+<div id="copyright">
+<p>Copyright &#169; 2010 The Apache Software Foundation, Licensed under the <a
href="http://www.apache.org/licenses/LICENSE-2.0">Apache License, Version 2.0</a>.<br/>"Apache,
Apache Extras, the Apache feather logo, and the names of Apache projects are trademarks of
the Apache Software Foundation."
+</p>
+</div>
 
 </body>
 </html>
\ No newline at end of file

Modified: comdev/extras/guidelines.html
URL: http://svn.apache.org/viewvc/comdev/extras/guidelines.html?rev=1034282&r1=1034281&r2=1034282&view=diff
==============================================================================
--- comdev/extras/guidelines.html (original)
+++ comdev/extras/guidelines.html Fri Nov 12 07:19:55 2010
@@ -7,7 +7,7 @@
 <!--
 body {
 	font: 100% Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;
-	background: #666666;
+	background: #FFFFFF;
 	margin: 0; /* it's good practice to zero the margin and padding of the body element to account
for differing browser defaults */
 	padding: 0;
 	/*text-align: center; this centers the container in IE 5* browsers. The text is then set
to the left aligned default in the #container selector */
@@ -37,38 +37,45 @@ body {
 
 <p/>
 
-Welcome to Apache Extras, a place to build open source projects related to Apache Software
Foundation projects. Apache Extras is a collaboration between the Apache Software Foundation
and Google Code. We ask all projects hosted on Apache Extras to respect and follow these guidelines.
+Welcome to Apache Extras, a place to build open source projects related to Apache Software
Foundation projects. Apache Extras is a collaboration between the Apache Software Foundation
and Google Code. We require all projects hosted on Apache Extras to respect and follow these
guidelines.
 
 <ul>
-<li>
-  1. Apache Extras is part of Google Code. Users of Apache Extras must agree to the current
Google Code Terms of Use.
-</li>
-<li>
-  2. The Apache Software Foundation supports Apache Extras by promoting the service to the
Apache community. The Apache Extras name is used with permission of the Apache Software Foundation.
-</li>
-<li>
-  3. Projects hosted on Apache Extras are not considered official Apache Software Foundation
projects. Therefore, we ask project owners to respect the <a href="http://www.apache.org/foundation/marks/">Apache
Software Foundation trademark policy</a>, including 1) not using Apache or an existing
Apache project name in your Apache Extras project name, and 2) not using org.apache as the
prefix for your bundle or package name. In general, projects hosted on Apache Extras should
not portray themselves as official Apache Software Foundation projects.
-</li>
-<li>
-  4. Projects hosted on Apache Extras are expected to be related to a Apache Project or built
using Apache Project technology. Although Apache Extras does not impose a specific open source
license, we encourage the usage of Apache License 2.0..
-</li>
-<li>
-  5. If you expect your project to eventually become a Apache project, please evaluate the
option to propose your project as a new Apache Incubator project. In any case, the following
suggestions will facilitate a future migration to Apache Incubator : a) choose the Apache
License 2.0 as your initial license. b) do not include or link to any code that is not compatible
with Apache License 2.0, see xxx for more details on Apache License 2.0 compatibility. c)
keep track of all contributions and ensure they are contributed under an Apache License 2.0
compatible license. 
+<li style="list-style-type: decimal">
+  Apache Extras is part of Google Code. Users of Apache Extras must agree to the current
Google Code Terms of Use.
+  <br/><br/>
+</li>
+<li style="list-style-type: decimal">
+  The Apache Software Foundation supports Apache Extras by promoting the service to the Apache
community. The Apache Extras name is used with permission of The Apache Software Foundation.
+  <br/><br/>
+</li>
+<li style="list-style-type: decimal">
+  Projects hosted on Apache Extras are not considered official Apache Software Foundation
projects and they are also not associated, allied, or otherwise organizationally related to
The Apache Software Foundation. Therefore, we require project owners to respect the <a
href="http://www.apache.org/foundation/marks/">Apache Software Foundation trademark policy</a>,
including 1) not using Apache or an existing Apache project name in your Apache Extras project
name, and 2) not using org.apache as the prefix for your bundle or package name. In general,
projects hosted on Apache Extras must not portray themselves as official Apache Software Foundation
projects.
+  <br/><br/>
+</li>
+<li style="list-style-type: decimal">
+  Projects hosted on Apache Extras are expected to be related to an Apache Project or built
using Apache Project technology. Although Apache Extras does not impose a specific open source
license, we encourage the usage of Apache License 2.0.
+  <br/><br/>
+</li>
+<li style="list-style-type: decimal">
+  If you expect your project to eventually become a Apache project, please evaluate the option
to propose your project as a new Apache Incubator project. In any case, the following suggestions
will facilitate a future migration to Apache Incubator : a) choose the Apache License 2.0
as your initial license. b) do not include or link to any code that is not compatible with
Apache License 2.0, see <a href="http://www.apache.org/legal/resolved.html">ASF Legal
Previously Asked Questions</a> for more details on Apache License 2.0 compatibility.
c) keep track of all contributions and ensure they are contributed under an Apache License
2.0 compatible license. 
+  <br/><br/>
+</li>
+<li style="list-style-type: decimal">
+  Each Apache Extras project is encouraged to publish their releases and complete the project
tagging information available on Apache Extras.
+  <br/><br/>
 </li>
-<li>
-  6. Each Apache Extras is encouraged to publish their releases and complete the project
tagging information available on Apache Extras.
+<li style="list-style-type: decimal">
+The Apache Software Foundation reserves the right to disable and/or remove any project not
in compliance with these guidelines without warning. However, wherever possible, we will work
with project owners to resolve any issues before taking such drastic action.
 </li>
 </ul>
 
 
 
  
-
-Copyright © 2010 The Apache Software Foundation. All Rights Reserved.
-
-
-
-
+<div id="copyright">
+<p>Copyright &#169; 2010 The Apache Software Foundation, Licensed under the <a
href="http://www.apache.org/licenses/LICENSE-2.0">Apache License, Version 2.0</a>.<br/>"Apache,
Apache Extras, the Apache feather logo, and the names of Apache projects are trademarks of
the Apache Software Foundation."
+</p>
+</div>
 
 </body>
 </html>
\ No newline at end of file



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