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From Branko ─îibej <br...@apache.org>
Subject Re: When is an ICLA needed?
Date Tue, 20 Jan 2015 18:40:06 GMT
On 20.01.2015 17:16, Ross Gardler (MS OPEN TECH) wrote:
> I agree with Bertrand. Note whoever commits the patch is doing so under their ICLA.

Really? That can't be right: one can't become the author of a change
(and therefore can't license it to the ASF) merely by having committed
it. That's why we require an audit trail to the original author, right?

>  In other words if someone feels it does not contain significant IP then they can commit.
>
> Paperwork is a barrier to entry which is simply not necessary for trivial contributions.

That's a different matter, and I agree.

-- Brane


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