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Arrow Gandiva Intellectual Property (IP) Clearance Status


The Arrow Gandiva is an LLVM-based analytical expression compiler for the Apache Arrow columnar memory format.

Project info

The Apache Arrow PMC will be responsible for the code.

It will be integrated into the Apache Arrow project.

The following people will be managing this contribution:

  • Jacques Nadeau (Apache Arrow PMC Chair)
  • Wes McKinney (Apache Arrow PMC Member)

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

Identify the codebase

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2018-09-21 Trademark and Google Search found no use of name as software product.

Identify name recorded for software grant: Software Grant from Jacques Nadeau (Gandiva Initiative for Apache Arrow)

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2018-09-21 Check and make sure that the files that have been donated have been updated to reflect the new ASF copyright.

Verify distribution rights

Corporations and individuals holding existing distribution rights:

  • Dremio Corporation
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2018-09-21 Check that all active committers have a signed CLA on record.
2018-09-21 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.
2018-09-21 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.
2018-09-21 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