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Subject svn commit: r345798 - /forrest/trunk/site-author/content/xdocs/guidelines.xml
Date Mon, 21 Nov 2005 01:01:37 GMT
Author: crossley
Date: Sun Nov 20 17:01:34 2005
New Revision: 345798

Explain that ASF is a non-profit corporation and has procedures.
Link to the FAQs about the ASF.
Remove confusing phrase about holding copyright. Let people read
the ASF docs about such matters.


Modified: forrest/trunk/site-author/content/xdocs/guidelines.xml
--- forrest/trunk/site-author/content/xdocs/guidelines.xml (original)
+++ forrest/trunk/site-author/content/xdocs/guidelines.xml Sun Nov 20 17:01:34 2005
@@ -27,8 +27,10 @@
    project operates. It defines the roles and responsibilities, who may vote,
    how voting works, how conflicts are resolved, etc.
    Apache Forrest is a project of the Apache Software Foundation
-   (<link href="">ASF</link>) which holds
-   the copyright for all Apache projects. The ASF website explains the
+   (<link href="">ASF</link>) which is a
+   non-profit corporation. As with all such organistions there are some
+   procedures to be followed.
+   The ASF website explains the
    operation and background of the ASF. These project guidelines supplement that
    ASF documentation. Normally these guidelines are not needed - the project
    just gets on with its day-to-day operation - but they enable
@@ -58,7 +60,9 @@
       <link href="">ASF ByLaws</link>
       and the
       <link href="ext:how-it-works">How it works</link> document,
-      as well as the
+      the 
+      <link href="">FAQs</link>
+      about the Foundation, and the
       <link href="">Incubator project</link>.

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