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Daffodil VSCode IP Clearance

Daffodil VSCode Codebase Intellectual Property (IP) Clearance Status


An interactive graphical environment for debugging and/or authoring of DFDL schemas using Apache Daffodil. This environment is based on the VSCode framework.

Project info

  • The Daffodil PMC has responsibility for this code.
  • This is a new module with a separate git repository.
  • Donation managed by Mike Beckerle, Daffodil PMC Chair

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

Identify the codebase

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2021-09-17 The example-daffodil-vscode contained in the github repository as of git hash 091ad2314af18a81633ef66be996871e20d68a9a
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2021-09-30 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. (Done for Nteligen on 2021-09-23) (Done for CTC on 2021-09-30) ICLAs for all contributors verified.
2021-09-17 Check and make sure that the files that have been donated have been updated to reflect the new ASF copyright.

Software grant name is example-daffodil-vscode. CCLAs are on file from Nteligen LLC, and Concurrent Technologies Corp. Identify name recorded for software grant: the name of the grant as recorded in the foundation/officers area, in either grants.txt or cclas.txt, so that the grant can be easily identified. If recorded in the grants.txt document, use the "for" or title. If recorded in the cclas.txt document, use the company name (field 2 without submitter name) and the "form on file" name (field 4, without any people's names).

Verify distribution rights

Corporations and individuals holding existing distribution rights:

Corporations: Concurrent Technologies Corporation, Nteligen LLC
Individuals: John Wass, Adam Rosien, Shane Dell, Regis Thomas, James Mangus

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2021-09-23 Check that all active committers have a signed CLA on record.
2021-09-23 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.
2021-09-17 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. (Only included items are CC0 and MIT-License, and are specified in LICENSE file)

Check and make sure that all items depended upon by the project are 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.

See list of all dependencies at:

The result of checking off these items is a Software Grant, CLA, and Corporate CLA for ASF licensed code, with assurance that there are no dependencies upon items whose licenses that are incompatible with the Apache License.

Organizational acceptance of responsibility for the project

Related VOTEs:

  • Daffodil PMC Vote thread:
  • Incubator IP-Clearance thread result:
  • Inpubator IP-Clearance thread: