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From Alex Harui <aha...@adobe.com>
Subject Re: Apache Flex Showcase Website
Date Fri, 20 Dec 2013 14:13:14 GMT
OK, thanks.  Can I quote this whole thing on our dev@ list or should I


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
>- 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
>>> 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
>> 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
>>> or anything like that?
>> CC'ing trademarks@ to answer this one.
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