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Arrow Flight SQL JDBC Driver Intellectual Property (IP) Clearance Status


The Arrow Flight SQL JDBC Driver is a new Arrow module that implements a JDBC driver on top of Arrow, Arrow Flight, and Arrow Flight SQL. It was submitted as a pull request after several months of independent development and has continued to be developed (without merging) since then.

Project info

  • The Apache Arrow PMC will be responsible for the code.
  • It will be integrated into the Apache Arrow project.
  • Officer or member managing donation: David Li (Apache Arrow PMC member)

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

Identify the codebase

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2022-06-24 Trademark and Google search found no use of name as software product.

Origin: at Git commit ID c9cdcace33a47e6ac5fd69cf55b20fc4eb0a0543. Submitted to Apache Arrow as GitHub pull request

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2022-07-12 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.
2022-06-24 Check and make sure that the files that have been donated have been updated to reflect the new ASF copyright.

Identify name recorded for software grant: Software Grant from Dremio Corporation (JDBC driver for Apache Arrow Flight SQL)

Verify distribution rights

Corporations and individuals holding existing distribution rights:

  • Dremio Corporation
  • Abner Eduardo Ferreira
  • Gabriel Escobar
  • Iury Salino
  • Jay Ho
  • Jose Almeida
  • Juscelino Junior
  • Kyle Porter
  • Rafael Telles
  • Ryan Nicholson
  • Tiffany Lam
  • Vinicius Fraga
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2022-06-24 Check that all active committers have a signed CLA on record.
2022-06-24 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.
2022-06-24 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.
2022-06-24 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