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Logback integration with OSGi Log 1.4 Codebase Intellectual Property (IP) Clearance Status


This project is intended to help simplify the logging story for OSGi by leveraging many capabilities of Logback together with the new Log 1.4 features and providing a unified backend.

Project info

  • Which PMC will be responsible for the code: Apache Felix
  • Into which existing project/module: Apache Felix
  • Officer or member managing donation: Karl Pauls

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

Identify the codebase

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2018-05-03 If applicable, make sure that any associated name does not already exist and is not already trademarked for an existing software product.

Donated software is identified as: (git commit: 58d84cc39aa01a67e9022b862bb45e4af1232bbc). The above repo is currently locked (archived), to prevent changes.

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2018-05-03 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.
2018-05-03 Check and make sure that the files that have been donated have been updated to reflect the new ASF copyright.

Entire donation is already ALv2 and all authors are ASF committers with ICLAs on file. ASF already has all rights necessary.

Verify distribution rights

Corporations and individuals holding existing distribution rights: Raymond Auge (rotty3000).

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2018-05-03 Check that all active committers have a signed CLA on record.
2018-05-03 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.
2018-05-03 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.
2018-05-03 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.

Notice: This project depends on logback ( which is available under EPL v1.0.

Organizational acceptance of responsibility for the project

Related VOTEs:

  • The VOTE thread accepting the donation can be found in the mailng list archives.