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From Greg Stein <gst...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Licensing of contributions
Date Sat, 18 Aug 2012 04:59:31 GMT
Yes I do, have it starred already, and will get to it after returning from
vacation tmw.
On Aug 17, 2012 8:56 AM, "Dave Brondsema" <dave@brondsema.net> wrote:

> Does one of our mentors (Ross, Greg, Jim, Rich) know how we should
> handle this?  Or should I ask more broadly like on the incubator general
> list?
>
> I am excited to have contributions, so want to figure this out :)
>
> -Dave
>
> On 8/15/12 11:41 AM, Dave Brondsema wrote:
> > I would like to merge
> > https://sourceforge.net/p/allura/git/merge-requests/6/ a contribution
> > from Hendrik Brummermann, but am not sure how we should handle licensing.
> >
> > I understand that other projects that take patches via JIRA have a
> > checkbox when the patch is attached.  "Grant license to ASF for
> > inclusion in ASF works (as per the Apache License ยง5)"
> >
> > Should we just capture the same approval on the Allura merge request or
> > ticket?  For now it'd have to be a regular comment, but we could make it
> > a special field eventually.
> >
> > In the past, our few contributors have signified that they have rights
> > to the code and that they wish to share it under the terms of the Apache
> > License Version 2.0 by using "git commit --signoff"  This has been a bit
> > of a pain since sometimes we'd have to ask folks to redo their commits
> > with the sign-off.  Also IMO the sign-off doesn't clearly denote its
> > meaning.
> >
>
>
>
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