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From Greg Reddin <gred...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [MENTORS] Third Party source
Date Wed, 06 Jun 2012 20:38:43 GMT
Good point. Maybe having an ICLA on file from him granting rights to his contribution is enough.
Or maybe we need to go through a software grant process. He doesn't have to be a committer
to grant us rights to incorporate his code. 

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On Jun 6, 2012, at 3:30 PM, Rick Winscot <rick.winscot@gmail.com> wrote:

> #1 create a Jira issue that outlines what needs to be done
> #2 have the party(ies) in question submit a patch
> 
> Does it need to be more complicated than that? 
> 
> 
> On Wednesday, June 6, 2012 at 3:41 PM, Alex Harui wrote:
> 
>> 
>> 
>> 
>> On 6/6/12 12:32 PM, "Greg Reddin" <gredbug@gmail.com (mailto:gredbug@gmail.com)>
wrote:
>> 
>>> Making him a committer does require the usual vote process. Why would
>>> it not? 
>>> 
>> 
>> Because in this case, the committer has no prior record of merit at Apache.
>> He is simply a code owner who wants to help out with the legal clearance of
>> his code. If I had known this would be an issue, I would've put him on the
>> initial committers list which is another way to become a committer without a
>> vote.
>> 
>> Are you sure there are no process exceptions for this scenario?
>> 
>> -- 
>> Alex Harui
>> Flex SDK Team
>> Adobe Systems, Inc.
>> http://blogs.adobe.com/aharui
>> 
>> 
> 
> 

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