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From "Kevin A. McGrail" <kmcgr...@apache.org>
Subject Re: [DISCUSS] Dr. Elephant Incubator Proposal
Date Wed, 07 Mar 2018 19:20:45 GMT
Sorry, I missed the copyright and checked only the LICENSE.  Agree
completely with you and Craig an SGA is needed.

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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
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> > >
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