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From "Ted Husted" <hus...@apache.org>
Subject Re: Community Guidelines (was Code of Conduct)
Date Sat, 30 Jun 2007 02:29:14 GMT
Can someone suggest a patch?

On 6/29/07, Roy T. Fielding <fielding@gbiv.com> wrote:
> On Jun 28, 2007, at 8:32 PM, Craig L Russell wrote:
>
> > I have a question about this part of the guidelines:
> >
> >> Project source code and documentation must be donated to the ASF
> >> under a
> >> <moin-www.png>
> >>  Contributor's License Agreement. Donated source code and
> >> documentation must carry the ASF copyright and be placed under the
> >> Apache License. Code and documentation donated to the ASF must be
> >> maintained on ASF hardware. Obtaining a non-exclusive ASF
> >> copyright on all material in the ASF repository is encouraged.
> >
> > I'd like to understand if the requirement is to donate code and
> > documentation or to license it to ASF.
> >
> > I thought that the requirement was to simply license it to ASF
> > under ASL v2.0.
>
> You are correct.  The word "donated" here is wrong because licenses are
> not a donation, in spite of our habit of blurring the concept.
>
> ....Roy

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