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From Daniel Dekany <ddek...@freemail.hu>
Subject Re: Donating freemarker-online as part of the FreeMarker project, how?
Date Wed, 08 Mar 2017 06:18:10 GMT
Yesterday the ASF have received the CCLA. Does the IPMC accept it, can
we go ahead with the pull request?


Thursday, February 23, 2017, 7:15:29 AM, Craig Russell wrote:

> Hi Daniel,
>
>> On Feb 22, 2017, at 9:24 PM, Daniel Dekany <ddekany@freemail.hu> wrote:
>> 
>> Wednesday, February 22, 2017, 8:12:32 PM, Craig Russell wrote:
>> 
>>> Hi,
>>> 
>>> Sounds like the easiest way to handle this is as you described. 
>> 
>> If we can do that, that's great! I will wait a few days to see if
>> someone else has anything to add, then I will assume that the
>> Incubator PMC has agreed and I will go ahead.
>> 
>>> Get a CCLA from Kenshoo with
>>> https://github.com/kenshoo/freemarker-online describing the code being contributed
>>> Add any current Kenshoo employees 
>>> Get an ICLA from non-Kenshoo folks
>> 
>> I'm a bit confused regarding the last point above. We already got
>> ICLA-s from the non-Kenshoo folks at the ASF, but they have
>> contributed code to a non-ASF project back then. (Do we rather need an
>> SGA from them maybe?)
>
> If you have ICLAs from all of the non-Kenshoo folks then nothing
> else is needed from them. The ICLA is not project specific.
>
> Craig
>> 
>>> Create a git repo for the new content
>>> After we accept the CCLA, generate a pull request and take in the code
>>> Change package names
>>> Change license headers
>>> 
>>> Craig
>>> 
>>>> On Feb 22, 2017, at 10:39 AM, Daniel Dekany <ddekany@freemail.hu> wrote:
>>>> 
>>>> Hello,
>>>> 
>>>> This is related to the incubating FreeMarker project.
>>>> 
>>>> A company called Kenshoo has developed a simple but handy online
>>>> evaluator service for FreeMarker, some 3 years ago, and they are still
>>>> hosting it. Because they don't develop this service anymore, and
>>>> because timely pull request merging and deployment seems to become an
>>>> issue, we would like to bring the source code over to be part of the
>>>> FreeMarker project. They are willing to donate the source code to the
>>>> ASF.
>>>> 
>>>> As of the more technical aspect of this, the FreeMarker project has
>>>> multiple Git repos, one for each "product" (one product is the engine
>>>> itself, another is the documentation/website generator Ant task, and
>>>> yet another is the website content). These are separate products,
>>>> because their versioning/releasing is independent. We would like to
>>>> add one more such Git repo and product, for freemarker-online.
>>>> 
>>>> We are trying to find out what's the most efficient yet legally
>>>> acceptable way of doing this. Just as an example, after the repo was
>>>> created and we add LICENSE and such, we could, technically, accept a
>>>> pull request from Kenshoo if they sign a Corporate CLA. I know it's an
>>>> extreme approach as they contribute to an almost empty repo, OTOH we
>>>> are talking about only 31 classes and some build files (~160 KB source
>>>> code). Anyway, how should we do it?
>>>> 
>>>> The source code we want to bring over:
>>>> https://github.com/kenshoo/freemarker-online
>>>> 
>>>> Note that the 2 contributors from outside Kenshoo are also FreeMarker
>>>> contributors, so we can get any papers needed from them (as there was
>>>> no CLA signed at Kenshoo).
>>>> 
>>>> -- 
>>>> Thanks,
>>>> Daniel Dekany
>>>> 
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>>> 
>>> Craig L Russell
>>> clr@apache.org
>>> 
>>> 
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>> 
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>> Thanks,
>> Daniel Dekany
>> 
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> Craig L Russell
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Thanks,
 Daniel Dekany


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