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From Josh Elser <josh.el...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Request for advice on code donation
Date Fri, 15 Jan 2016 04:15:08 GMT
Ugh, sorry to bring this back again. Apparently my mind was playing 
tricks on me.

We don't have an ICLA from jbnote either. I incorrectly thought I saw 
him listed at http://people.apache.org/committer-index.html.

Josh Elser wrote:
> Well then, that's an easy resolution :)
>
> Thanks, Ross (and everyone else). I'll just ignore the lack of CCLA and
> make note of this.
>
> Ross Gardler wrote:
>> CCLA is optional for ASF
>>
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Josh Elser [mailto:josh.elser@gmail.com]
>> Sent: Thursday, January 14, 2016 12:34 PM
>> To: dev@slider.incubator.apache.org
>> Cc: general@incubator.apache.org
>> Subject: Re: Request for advice on code donation
>>
>> https://github.com/apache/incubator-slider/pull/3/commits
>>
>> jbnote is the unresponsive party in question. There are a modest
>> number of commits and changes from him.
>>
>> Alex -- that's the thing. Aside from a "I'll get you a CCLA from my
>> employer" 2 months ago, I haven't heard anything from this fellow.
>>
>> Ted Dunning wrote:
>>> How big are the contributions in question?
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> On Thu, Jan 14, 2016 at 11:37 AM, Alex Harui<aharui@adobe.com> wrote:
>>>
>>>> Looks like the repo was placed under the Apache License long before
>>>> this individual contributed. So, IMO, if you are convinced this
>>>> individual and his employer knew his contributions were placed under
>>>> the Apache License you could gamble and accept his contributions. If
>>>> you get an objection later, you can delete and re-implement the
>>>> contributions.
>>>>
>>>> My 2 cents,
>>>> -Alex
>>>>
>>>> On 1/14/16, 10:45 AM, "Josh Elser"<elserj@apache.org> wrote:
>>>>
>>>>> Hi all,
>>>>>
>>>>> (with my podling member hat on)
>>>>>
>>>>> We have a bit of a problem over in Slider with a code donation. Full
>>>>> details can be found at
>>>>> https://na01.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https%3a%2f%2fiss
>>>>> ues.apache.org%2fjira%2fbrowse%2fSLIDER-977&data=01%7c01%7cRoss.Gard
>>>>> ler%40microsoft.com%7c5c368269179f4c748f3c08d31d220958%7c72f988bf86f
>>>>> 141af91ab2d7cd011db47%7c1&sdata=wwsW0v2jmQlT8%2fszr7U6O3VcAP6uhg%2fk
>>>>> Li9QE%2fmVr1k%3d
>>>>>
>>>>> In short, an app-package (a modular chunk of code that Slider runs
>>>>> on Apache Hadoop's YARN ) for Kafka was offered to be included in
>>>>> Slider.
>>>>> Slider would love to accept it. We've gotten IP clearance from all
>>>>> but one party who contributed to it.
>>>>>
>>>>> To the best of my knowledge, this individual contributed code to
>>>>> this Kafka app-package and his company could also lay claim to his
>>>>> contribution. He already had an ICLA on file, but no CCLA from his
>>>>> company.
>>>>>
>>>>> Two months later, multiple pings on JIRA and even a personal email,
>>>>> this person seems to be AWOL. Given my understanding of the rules,
>>>>> we can't proceed because we don't have the ability to prove all
>>>>> potential previous ownership of this codebase has been granted to
>>>>> the ASF.
>>>>>
>>>>> Any advice on how we could try to move this forward?
>>>>>
>>>>> Thanks.
>>>>>
>>>>> - Josh
>>>>>
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