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From Greg Stein <gst...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Renaming repos and security concerns
Date Sat, 09 Feb 2019 22:43:25 GMT
Hehe... I think she just said "patches welcome" 😋

On Sat, Feb 9, 2019, 08:19 Myrle Krantz <myrle@apache.org wrote:

> I have no objections to you editing that into it.  I do however think it's
> important to explain the reasons for the rules together with the rules.
>
> Please note that I've mentioned legal jeopardy, so if you're going to
> "strengthen" the language you may need to delete existing text to avoid
> redundancy.  But again I have no objections to you doing that.
>
> Best Regards,
> Myrle
>
> On Sat, Feb 9, 2019 at 2:10 PM Justin Mclean <justinmclean@me.com> wrote:
>
> > Hi,
> >
> > > Thank you.  I've corrected some typos, and then added a motivation
> > > section.  Questions/comments/suggestions, as always, welcome.
> >
> > Thanks for edits but I think you missed the main reason, it's mostly
> about
> > the legal umbrella and protection we give our (P)PMC’s. If they do
> > something outside of what is prescribed then there are  possible
> > consequences. See [1] "Deviations from this policy may have an adverse
> > effect on the legal shield's effectiveness, or the insurance premiums
> > Apache pays to protect officers and directors, so are strongly
> discouraged
> > without prior, explicit board approval” While there is still a risk of
> > someone taking legal action that’s less likely.
> >
> > Thanks,
> > Justin
> >
> > 1. http://www.apache.org/legal/release-policy.html#why
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