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From "John D. Ament" <johndam...@apache.org>
Subject Re: [IP CLEARANCE] Software grant for Ratis (incubating)
Date Wed, 22 Feb 2017 01:39:34 GMT
On Tue, Feb 21, 2017 at 8:33 PM Justin Mclean <justin@classsoftware.com>
wrote:

> Hi,
>
> > Even going as far back as the first commit, it was licensed to the
> Apache Software Foundation
>
> Perhaps a silly question. I expected the initial commit to be ALv2 but not
> licensed to the ASF. Can you license something to the ASF without
> permission?
>
>
I'm pretty sure I brought this up on legal-discuss before.  Its not
incorrect, but they are openly giving access to the code to the ASF.  The
ASF can choose to ignore that license if they want.


> Thanks,
> Justin
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