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From Noah Slater <nsla...@apache.org>
Subject Re: [VOTE] Require a copyright notice in source headers
Date Thu, 18 Jul 2013 18:40:21 GMT
-1 (non-binding)


On 17 July 2013 20:11, Sam Ruby <rubys@intertwingly.net> 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<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<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.**
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> [2] https://issues.apache.org/**jira/browse/LEGAL-114?page=**
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> [3] https://svn.apache.org/repos/**private/committers/board/**
> committee-info.txt<https://svn.apache.org/repos/private/committers/board/committee-info.txt>
>
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