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From "Kevin A. McGrail" <kmcgr...@apache.org>
Subject Re: [DISCUSS] Dr. Elephant Incubator Proposal
Date Wed, 07 Mar 2018 19:17:14 GMT
Fair enough but it would be procedural not legal.  Who would sign said
SGA?  LI or representatives of the GH project?

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Kevin A. McGrail
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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
> >
> > 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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