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From Geir Magnusson Jr <>
Subject Re: [OT] Wiki policies question
Date Mon, 11 Sep 2006 00:00:22 GMT

Jacek Laskowski wrote:
> On 9/9/06, Andrus Adamchik <> wrote:
>> Often users who are not committers offer help with documentations and
>> we don't want to turn them down.
>> Did you ever have to deal with it, and if so, how do you solve the
>> legal issues with Confluence contributions? Do you force all users to
>> sign a CLA?
> AFAIUI, there's no CLAs as far as Wiki/Confluence stuff's concerned.
> Isn't it a (silent?) requirement that if one wants to contribute to
> Wiki he/she agrees to donate the writtings to a project the Wiki
> belongs to?
> Regardless of my answer, I'd suggest that you ask legal@apache (and
> voluntarily, without any CLAs involved, forward their answer here ;-))

There aren't.  it's a wiki.  it's like writing on the ground in chalk,
or sending mail to a mail list.

What I would imagine would help is if you made the terms of contribution
explicit somewhere on the wiki, like a link at the bottom of each page
or something...


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