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From Bertrand Delacretaz <>
Subject Re: Heron Grant Status & Monthly Reporting
Date Wed, 20 Sep 2017 08:41:25 GMT

On Fri, Sep 15, 2017 at 6:28 PM, John D. Ament <> wrote:
> ...Twitter doesn't actually
> own the copyright on all of the code (see [1] as an example), because of
> that I'm not sure a grant would actually be valid at this time...

I guess that's the key point then: who owns the copyright on the code
that's being donated.

>From the Incubator PMC's perspective, what's needed IMO is a
documented statement of that, and maybe a LEGAL- ticket to clarify
things if needed.

Statements like "I believe X is the owner" don't work, you need
documented evidence.


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