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From Jochen Wiedmann <jochen.wiedm...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Committers' hobby projects
Date Wed, 29 Feb 2012 10:08:33 GMT
Might as well be

C  The committer should first convert its Github stuff into a labs
project to allow for easy
going on into either direction.

On Mon, Feb 27, 2012 at 4:37 PM, Matt Benson <mbenson@apache.org> wrote:
> Several times, particularly in the Commons community, this type of
> issue has come up:  To be as concrete as possible, an existing ASF
> committer has a hobby project hosted at github, and decides that the
> project would make a good Commons component.  I assert that one of the
> following is true:
>
> A.  Because the sole author and copyright holder has an ICLA on file
> he can simply add his code within the established rules of the target
> TLP, presuming he has the necessary commit karma.
> B.  Because the code has "seen the light of day" outside the ASF a
> software grant must be filed.
>
> Which is it?
>
> Thanks,
> Matt
>
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