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Sling HApi Tools - Intellectual Property (IP) Clearance Status


The Sling HApi Tools provide a set of Hypermedia API tools for Sling

Project info

  • Apache Sling PMC will be responsible for the code
  • This contribution will be placed under contrib
  • Officer or member managing donation: Bertrand Delacretaz (

Completed tasks are shown by the completion date (YYYY-MM-dd).

Identify the codebase

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2014-11-03 source code is attached to the SLING-4513 ticket as hapi.tar.gz

SHA1 sum for donated software:
SHA1(hapi.tar.gz)= 321dd447d956d1766d9d3d36a056e02b7220afc2

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2015-08-17 Check and make sure that the papers that transfer rights to the ASF been received. It is only necessary to transfer rights for the package, the core code, and any new code produced by the project.
Software grant registered as private/documents/grants/adobe-hapi.pdf on August 13, 2015.
2015-08-17 Check and make sure that the files that have been donated have been updated to reflect the new ASF copyright: done, one of the donated files still had the Adobe copyright, this was not on purpose as confirmed by Andrei Dulvac in SLING-4778 - he has authorized the ASF to make the change after importing the code.

Identify name recorded for software grant: Adobe Systems Inc.

Verify distribution rights

Corporations and individuals holding existing distribution rights:

  • Adobe Systems Inc.
date item
2015-08-17 Check that all active committers have a signed CLA on record.
2015-08-17 Remind active committers that they are responsible for ensuring that a Corporate CLA is recorded if such is required to authorize their contributions under their individual CLA.
2015-08-17 Check and make sure that for all items included with the distribution that is not under the Apache license, we have the right to combine with Apache-licensed code and redistribute.
2015-08-17 Check and make sure that all items depended upon by the project is covered by one or more of the following approved licenses: Apache, BSD, Artistic, MIT/X, MIT/W3C, MPL 1.1, or something with essentially the same terms.

Generally, the result of checking off these items will be a Software Grant, CLA, and Corporate CLA for ASF licensed code, which must have no dependencies upon items whose licenses that are incompatible with the Apache License.

Organizational acceptance of responsibility for the project

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