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From Craig L Russell <Craig.Russ...@Sun.COM>
Subject Re: [PROPOSAL] Thrift
Date Mon, 04 Feb 2008 17:39:50 GMT

On Feb 4, 2008, at 3:41 AM, Andrus Adamchik wrote:

> On Feb 4, 2008, at 1:15 PM, Martijn Dashorst wrote:
>>> And to be quite frank, it feels very counterproductive to me to  
>>> remove
>>> code from the project with full a priori intention of putting it  
>>> back
>>> in.
>> Are you sure you will get the appropriate ICLA's from all the  
>> authors that
>> have contributed to the whole code base?
> I am with Mark - it is counterproductive to throw away code now. Go  
> in to the incubator with all your existing code base, and work on  
> getting all missing CLA's. That's what incubation is for. At the  
> end, even if you fail to clear some pieces, you'll have a hopefully  
> much smaller scope of the code to rewrite/replace.
>> As long as you remember that you can't release or graduate without  
>> properly
>> audited code with a paper trail to the original author of the code.
> You can release from the incubator before all IP is cleared.

Whoa. This may be a typo but it is *not* as I understand it.

My understanding is that *no* code can be released from Apache  
(including the incubator) without IP clearance.

> Andrus
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Craig Russell
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P.S. A good JDO? O, Gasp!

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