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From Shane Curcuru <...@shanecurcuru.org>
Subject Re: Apache Flex Showcase Website
Date Fri, 20 Dec 2013 20:35:59 GMT
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Thanks!
- Shane

On 12/20/13 9:13 AM, Alex Harui wrote:
> OK, thanks.  Can I quote this whole thing on our dev@ list or should I
> summarize?
>
> -Alex
>
> On 12/20/13 5:21 AM, "Shane Curcuru" <asf@shanecurcuru.org> wrote:
>
>> (note the mixed private/public lists)
>>
>> We have some DRAFT but very close to final best practices for Apache
>> projects who include similar kinds of "these companies use/provide
>> services for/etc. our project" pages the PMC should review:
>>
>>    http://www.apache.org/foundation/marks/linking
>>
>> I would recommend adding a disclaimer immediately below the "How to
>> submit" section that notes the ASF & Apache Flex project are not
>> affiliated with and don't endorse any of the applications or companies
>> in the showcase.
>>
>> Personally, I would recommend including a rel="nofollow" on any links on
>> this page, although in general that's a decision for the PMC to make for
>> it's own pages - just make sure whatever decision the PMC makes is
>> applied equitably.  While it's certainly a good idea to provide a way to
>> show some of the great things other groups make using Apache software,
>> we need to be careful to not unduly publicize third party software
>> products.
>>
>> - Shane
>>
>> On 12/20/13 7:39 AM, Jim Jagielski wrote:
>>>
>>> On Dec 18, 2013, at 11:36 AM, Alex Harui <aharui@adobe.com> wrote:
>>>
>>>> Hi,
>>>>
>>>> The Apache Flex community is assembling a "showcase" portion of the
>>>> website.  Folks who have written apps in Flex can submit a JIRA issue
>>>> to
>>>> get their site linked from the showcase.  We also will display a
>>>> screenshot or two of their app.
>>>>
>>>> http://flex.apache.org/community-showcase.html
>>>>
>>>> I have two questions:
>>>>
>>>> 1) A contractor for a company submitted the work he is doing for that
>>>> company.  Do we need that company's permission to include in the
>>>> showcase?
>>>>
>>>
>>> I would think so, yes. If it is work-for-hire, it may not be
>>> his to showcase; it may belong to the company. Also, the
>>> company itself may not wish that work to be shown.
>>>
>>>> 2) Is there any wording you want us to put on the page about not
>>>> endorsing
>>>> or anything like that?
>>>>
>>>
>>> CC'ing trademarks@ to answer this one.
>>>
>>
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