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From Fu Maosong <maoson...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Heron Grant Status & Monthly Reporting
Date Thu, 21 Sep 2017 19:57:46 GMT
Hi,

I will check with Twitter Legal next week too. They are pretty busy;
hopefully we can get some response from them.

2017-09-20 10:14 GMT-07:00 Karthik Ramasamy <karthik@streaml.io>:

> CLA agreements from individual contributors are with Twitter. I am not at
> Twitter anymore. Perhaps Twitter folks can check?
>
> On Wed, Sep 20, 2017 at 8:28 AM, John D. Ament <johndament@apache.org>
> wrote:
>
> > That's actually really useful information, thanks Karthik!
> >
> > Do you have the ability to send the CLAs to us, for all contributors to
> > Heron?
> >
> > John
> >
> > On Wed, Sep 20, 2017 at 9:18 AM Karthik Ramasamy <karthik@streaml.io>
> > wrote:
> >
> > > All -
> > >
> > > Just to clarify - as far as I know, Storm code is used only at two
> > places -
> > > for ensuring API compatibility (a thin wrapper on the underlying Heron
> > API)
> > > and for implementation of Window functions (with modifications). Rest
> of
> > > the code were original contributions from people at
> > > Twitter/Streamlio/Microsoft/Google/Fitbit/Wanda Group and other
> > companies.
> > >
> > > When a new contributor contributes code, he/she has to accept an CLA
> > > available at
> > >
> > > https://legal.twitter.com/contributor-license-agreement.html
> > >
> > > cheers
> > > /karthik
> > >
> > > On Wed, Sep 20, 2017 at 1:41 AM, Bertrand Delacretaz <
> > > bdelacretaz@codeconsult.ch> wrote:
> > >
> > > > Hi,
> > > >
> > > > On Fri, Sep 15, 2017 at 6:28 PM, John D. Ament <
> johndament@apache.org>
> > > > 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.
> > > >
> > > > -Bertrand
> > > >
> > > > > [1]:
> > > > > https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/
> 64bbb16137225217a5626108801a4f
> > > > c2ed940382000204f8633aa378@%3Cdev.heron.apache.org%3E
> > > >
> > >
> >
>



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