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From Bertrand Delacretaz <bdelacre...@codeconsult.ch>
Subject Re: Heron Grant Status & Monthly Reporting
Date Wed, 20 Sep 2017 08:41:25 GMT
Hi,

On Fri, Sep 15, 2017 at 6:28 PM, John D. Ament <johndament@apache.org> wrote:
> ...Twitter doesn't actually
> own the copyright on all of the code (see [1] as an example), because of
> that I'm not sure a grant would actually be valid at this time...

I guess that's the key point then: who owns the copyright on the code
that's being donated.

>From the Incubator PMC's perspective, what's needed IMO is a
documented statement of that, and maybe a LEGAL- ticket to clarify
things if needed.

Statements like "I believe X is the owner" don't work, you need
documented evidence.

-Bertrand

> [1]:
> https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/64bbb16137225217a5626108801a4fc2ed940382000204f8633aa378@%3Cdev.heron.apache.org%3E

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