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From "Henri Yandell (JIRA)" <j...@apache.org>
Subject [jira] [Closed] (LEGAL-201) Planning toward incubation: copyright, iCLA, and ALv2
Date Mon, 11 May 2015 00:33:00 GMT

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Henri Yandell closed LEGAL-201.
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    Resolution: Won't Fix

I think this may be a better discussion with the Incubator PMC.

Simplest answer:

* Get a CLA/grant from every contributor providing code.
* For smaller contributions, get them to indicate it's under Apache 2.0.
* For even smaller contributions, rely on section 5.

Determining what smaller and even smaller are though is where the difficulty is and you have
to draw your own line. 

> Planning toward incubation: copyright, iCLA, and ALv2
> -----------------------------------------------------
>
>                 Key: LEGAL-201
>                 URL: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/LEGAL-201
>             Project: Legal Discuss
>          Issue Type: Question
>            Reporter: Benjamin Young
>
> I'd like to be sure that my open source projects (on github, sourceforge, etc) are prepped
and ready for incubation if/when that time comes for these projects.
> What should I put in place to prepare for donation/incubation?
> Is section 5 ("Submission of Contributions") in the ALv2 enough to cover mixed copyright
scenarios?
> http://www.apache.org/licenses/LICENSE-2.0.html#contributions
> I'd like to avoid hunting down every past contributor to get their "sign off" if/when
the time for donation/incubation comes.
> Thanks in advance for the help!



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