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From "Matthias Wessendorf" <mat...@apache.org>
Subject Re: IP-Clearance for MyFaces / Portlet Bridge RI
Date Mon, 15 Oct 2007 10:45:00 GMT
suggestion for the folder:

I like the suggestions from Scott ("bridge-portlet" or "portlet-bridge")

-M

On 10/12/07, Scott O'Bryan <darkarena@gmail.com> wrote:
> Manfred,
>
> Cool thanks...  R.I.
>
> Manfred Geiler wrote:
> > Scott,
> > I nearly completed the form:
> > http://incubator.apache.org/ip-clearance/jsr-301-ri.html
> > (Might not yet have been mirrored, so alternatively check at
> > http://svn.apache.org/repos/asf/incubator/public/trunk/site-author/ip-clearance/jsr-301-ri.xml)
> >
> > What I did not know is this: "Corporations and individuals holding
> > existing distribution rights"?
> > Are there any?
> >
> Oracle holds distribution rights to SOME of the code donated as part of
> the code contribution, but they moved all this software to the Apache
> Liscence and is letting Apache have it.  So there is no control that
> they would maintain over this code other then reserving the rights to
> use it.  I think the Apache Liscence correctly addresses this and the
> process will be no different then Oracle's use of trinidad.
>
> The only caviat that I see to this is the fact that Oracle intends to
> use this as the R.I. for JSR-301 (and subsequent JSR's for this
> bridge).  As such, the JCP forces companies sponsoring the R.I. to take
> responsibility for distribution of the "official" R.I.  What this means
> is that once the project is released, Oracle will need to check the R.I.
> against the TCK and "bless" it as the official R.I.  I suspect that this
> will largely work like the Pluto project in practice.  I don't know if
> any of this constitutes "Corporations and individuals holding
> existing distribution rights"? so let me know if you need more information..
> > Next step would be the official vote for "accepting the donation" on
> > the MyFaces dev list.
> >
> I think it's ready for a vote..
> > Then we must do the lazy consensus ack on the incubator list.
> >
> > And last but not least we must agree on the svn folder name, where I
> > can drop the code. Suggestions?
> >
> Yes, let's keep JSR-301 out of the svn folder.  I would "suggest"
> putting it in a folder called "bridge-portlet" or "portlet-bridge".
> JSR-301 is the initial release of this and will cover two specs.  One
> using Portlet 1.0 and JSF 1.2 and the second using Portlet 2.0 and JSF
> 1.2.  My guess is there will need to be two different branches for this
> as the code needs to be different on each drop.  Going forward, though,
> new JSR's will have to be filed to handle JSF 2.0 and we'd like this
> project to continue to grow with these JSR's.  So giving it a standard
> name that would apply though the various releases would be advantageous.
>
> Scott
> > --Manfred
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> > On 10/11/07, Scott O'Bryan <darkarena@gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> >> Hey Manfred,
> >>
> >> I think I've *finally* got everything worked out for the copyright
> >> sections of the ip-clearance for this contribution done and uploaded.
> >> We ran into some last minute licensing issues that should be completely
> >> resolved now.
> >>
> >> As for the distribution rights section, I believe that all of those are
> >> done as well since:
> >>
> >>     * All the initial committers for this project are currently active
> >>       in the Apache community and have signed the CLA
> >>     * I have signed the Oracle CLA as well and it's the same as what was
> >>       signed for my work on the MyFaces Trinidad project
> >>     * All items are under the Apache 2.0 liscence and are scheduled for
> >>       inclusion in the ASF
> >>
> >>
> >> So my question is, do I make the updates to the ip-clearance form or do you?
> >>
> >
> >
> >
> >> Also, where do I list the initial committers to the project?
> >>
> >> Thanks,
> >>   Scott O'Bryan
> >>
> >> Lawrence Mandel wrote:
> >>
> >>> Manfred,
> >>>
> >>> You need to build the site (run build.xml in the Site project) and then
> >>> run svn update on people.apache.org to pull the changes from SVN into the
> >>> public site.
> >>>
> >>> Lawrence
> >>>
> >>>
> >>>
> >>>
> >>> "Manfred Geiler" <manolito@apache.org>
> >>> Sent by: manfred.geiler@gmail.com
> >>> 09/07/2007 08:56 AM
> >>> Please respond to
> >>> general@incubator.apache.org
> >>>
> >>>
> >>> To
> >>> general@incubator.apache.org
> >>> cc
> >>> "MyFaces Development" <dev@myfaces.apache.org>
> >>> Subject
> >>> IP-Clearance for MyFaces / Portlet Bridge RI
> >>>
> >>>
> >>>
> >>>
> >>>
> >>>
> >>> I committed a new ip-clearance document a few days ago:
> >>> https://svn.apache.org/repos/asf/incubator/public/trunk/site-author/ip-clearance/jsr-301-ri.xml
> >>>
> >>>
> >>> Well, it does not show up yet on the
> >>> http://incubator.apache.org/ip-clearance/ page.
> >>>
> >>> Is the incubator site automatically rebuilt periodically? If not, can
> >>> someone please do this manually?
> >>> Thanks.
> >>>
> >>> --Manfred
> >>>
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Matthias Wessendorf

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