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From Carl Steinbach <...@apache.org>
Subject Re: [DISCUSS] Dr. Elephant Incubator Proposal
Date Wed, 07 Mar 2018 20:46:26 GMT
I will followup with LinkedIn's legal team regarding getting an SGA. I don't
think this will be a problem since the same team has already reviewed Dr.
Elephant
and approved it for contribution to the Apache incubator.

- Carl

On Wed, Mar 7, 2018 at 11:20 AM, Kevin A. McGrail <kmcgrail@apache.org>
wrote:

> Sorry, I missed the copyright and checked only the LICENSE.  Agree
> completely with you and Craig an SGA is needed.
>
> --
> Kevin A. McGrail
> Asst. Treasurer & VP Fundraising, Apache Software Foundation
> Chair Emeritus Apache SpamAssassin Project
> https://www.linkedin.com/in/kmcgrail - 703.798.0171
>
> On Wed, Mar 7, 2018 at 2:19 PM, John D. Ament <johndament@apache.org>
> wrote:
>
> > On Wed, Mar 7, 2018 at 2:17 PM Kevin A. McGrail <kmcgrail@apache.org>
> > wrote:
> >
> > > Fair enough but it would be procedural not legal.  Who would sign said
> > > SGA?  LI or representatives of the GH project?
> > >
> >
> > LinkedIn.  And it is a legal need.  Right now, the source files have
> > Copyright LinkedIn on them.  The SGA grants us the ability to remove that
> > copyright header.  The CCLA would allow the individual contributors to
> > submit the code to us with the appropriate header.  Hence why either
> works
> > in this case.
> >
> >
> > >
> > > --
> > > Kevin A. McGrail
> > > Asst. Treasurer & VP Fundraising, Apache Software Foundation
> > > Chair Emeritus Apache SpamAssassin Project
> > > https://www.linkedin.com/in/kmcgrail - 703.798.0171 <(703)%20798-0171>
> > >
> > > On Wed, Mar 7, 2018 at 1:55 PM, Craig Russell <apache.clr@gmail.com>
> > > wrote:
> > >
> > > > If Dr. Elephant *becomes* an Apache project, it needs a SGA. This is
> > part
> > > > of the incubation process, although as Bertrand notes, it's good to
> > know
> > > > ahead of time whether all of the current owners of the code are
> willing
> > > to
> > > > grant an explicit license to Apache.
> > > >
> > > > Please see http://www.apache.org/licenses/#provenance for details.
> > > >
> > > > If Dr. Elephant is only *used* as a dependency by an Apache project,
> no
> > > > SGA is needed.
> > > >
> > > > Craig
> > > >
> > > > > On Mar 7, 2018, at 5:51 AM, Kevin A. McGrail <kmcgrail@apache.org>
> > > > wrote:
> > > > >
> > > > > I do not believe an SGA is needed as Dr. Elephant is licensed under
> > > ASF.
> > > > > https://github.com/linkedin/dr-elephant/blob/master/LICENSE
> > > > >
> > > > > Regards,
> > > > > KAM
> > > > >
> > > > > --
> > > > > Kevin A. McGrail
> > > > > Asst. Treasurer & VP Fundraising, Apache Software Foundation
> > > > > Chair Emeritus Apache SpamAssassin Project
> > > > > https://www.linkedin.com/in/kmcgrail - 703.798.0171
> > <(703)%20798-0171>
> > > > >
> > > > > On Wed, Mar 7, 2018 at 6:59 AM, Bertrand Delacretaz <
> > > > > bdelacretaz@codeconsult.ch> wrote:
> > > > >
> > > > >> Hi,
> > > > >>
> > > > >> On Wed, Mar 7, 2018 at 12:08 AM, Carl Steinbach <cws@apache.org>
> > > wrote:
> > > > >>> = Source and Intellectual Property Submission Plan =
> > > > >>> ...The Dr. Elephant source code is already licensed under
> > > > >>> Apache License Version 2.0. Going forward, we will continue
to
> have
> > > > >>> all the contributions licensed directly to the Apache Software
> > > > >>> Foundation through our signed Individual Contributor License
> > > > >>> Agreements for all of the committers on the project....
> > > > >>
> > > > >> Note that whoever owns the code (LinkedIn IIUC) will have to
> submit
> > a
> > > > >> Software Grant to donate it to the ASF:
> > > > >>
> > > > >> https://www.apache.org/licenses/software-grant.txt
> > > > >>
> > > > >> I think it's prudent to verify that the owners of the code are
> ready
> > > > >> to sign and submit that document, and mention that in the above
> > > > >> section, before entering incubation.
> > > > >>
> > > > >> -Bertrand
> > > > >>
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> > > >
> > > > Craig L Russell
> > > > Secretary, Apache Software Foundation
> > > > clr@apache.org http://db.apache.org/jdo
> > > >
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