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From Marshall Schor <...@schor.com>
Subject Re: [VOTE] Require a copyright notice in source headers
Date Fri, 19 Jul 2013 15:22:11 GMT
-1 (Retain existing policy, discouraging copyright notices outside of the NOTICE
file)
   (non-binding)

-Marshall Schor

On 7/17/2013 3:11 PM, Sam Ruby wrote:
> The current ASF Source Header and Copyright Notice Policy does not include,
> and actively discourages, any copyright notice in the header:
>
>   http://www.apache.org/legal/src-headers.html
>
> Larry Rosen has requested that any source file that contains a license header
> also include a copyright notice[1], and that his vote be counted[2].  This
> vote is intended to resolve that issue.
>
> Additional background and links can be found at:
>
>   https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/LEGAL-172
>
> The vote itself will be open through Sunday July 21st with the results
> published on Monday July 22nd.  Only votes from members of the Legal Affairs
> Committee PMC, as recorded in [3] will be considered binding. To pass, the
> vote will need a minimum of three +1's and more +1's than -1's.
>
> Others are welcome to express their opinions, in the form of a vote. Such
> votes will be tallied, but not affect the outcome.
>
>   [ ] +1 Require a copyright notice in all source headers
>   [ ]  0 Don't care
>   [ ] -1 Retain existing policy, discouraging copyright notices
>          outside of the NOTICE file
>
> - Sam Ruby
>
> [1]
> https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/LEGAL-114?focusedCommentId=13704820&page=com.atlassian.jira.plugin.system.issuetabpanels:comment-tabpanel#comment-13704820
> [2]
> https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/LEGAL-114?page=com.atlassian.jira.plugin.system.issuetabpanels:comment-tabpanel&focusedCommentId=13702248#comment-13702248
> [3] https://svn.apache.org/repos/private/committers/board/committee-info.txt
>
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