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From Henri Yandell <bay...@apache.org>
Subject Re: Copyright sign offs
Date Tue, 01 Mar 2016 02:43:02 GMT
Is 'it was already under Apache 2.0' typically taken to cover:

  "Check and make sure that the papers that transfer rights to the ASF been
received. It is only necessary to transfer rights for the package, the core
code, and any new code produced by the project."

?

Hen



On Mon, Feb 29, 2016 at 4:17 PM, John D. Ament <johndament@apache.org>
wrote:

> Dennis,
>
> For some reason, Oliver Rau added you in this commit
>
> https://svn.apache.org/viewvc/incubator/public/trunk/content/projects/odftoolkit.xml?r1=1296007&r2=1531246
> If you don't belong, you should be able to remove yourself.
>
> John
>
> On Mon, Feb 29, 2016 at 6:30 PM Dennis E. Hamilton <
> dennis.hamilton@acm.org>
> wrote:
>
> > Henri,
> >
> > I did a quick look at the odftoolkit repository and the podling page.
> >
> > The odftoolkit project was originally under ALv2.  The code still carries
> > Copyright notices on the individual files and the ALv2 license statement
> > has not been updated/replaced by the current one mentioning contribution
> to
> > the ASF, etc.
> >
> > In passing, I notice a peculiarity of the incubator page,
> > <http://incubator.apache.org/projects/odftoolkit.html>.  I'm certain I
> > was never on the PPMC and I don't think I was a committer either, unless
> it
> > is transitive via incubator (a change since 2012?).  My impression was
> that
> > the PPMC was rather small.  I have no idea what its current membership
> is.
> >
> > There has been recent maintenance on the source code, some working
> against
> > JIRA issues, as reported in the February 2016 Incubator Report.
> >
> >  - Dennis
> >
> >
> > > -----Original Message-----
> > > From: Henri Yandell [mailto:bayard@apache.org]
> > > Sent: Friday, February 26, 2016 17:28
> > > To: general@incubator.apache.org
> > > Subject: Copyright sign offs
> > >
> > > Haven't done this in a while :)
> > >
> > > Thought I'd share that the following podlings have not yet signed off
> on
> > > their Copyright sections in their status reports. I mention this
> because
> > > I
> > > believe it's one of the first elements that should be signed off on the
> > > status report and it's a worry if projects have not done so:
> > >
> > >   cmda
> > >   datafu
> > >   horn
> > >   johnzon
> > >   odftoolkit
> > [ ... ]
> > >
> > > I'd be interested to hear about any reasons why the above aren't able
> to
> > > sign that element of their status file off.
> > [ ... ]
> >
> >
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