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Apache Geronimo Codebase IP Clearance Status


Donation of code for IBM/Covalent JBoss to Geronimo Conversion tool

Project info

  • Which PMC will be responsible for the code?  : Apache Geronimo
  • Into which existing project/module : regular Apache SVN under devtool subproject

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

Identify the codebase

date item

JIRA GERONIMO-2743 Created.
Covalent CCLA Attached
IBM CCLA Attached
Original codebase attached


Copyright adjusted and codebase cleaned up, ready for import


MD5 or SHA1 sum for donated software:
3cfbefd2424c3556fdcbf162a1129399 *
e49e61df710dae15025b0126e4f8e672 *
(Note versioned software used to calculate sum in parentheses).

date item
March-13-2007 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.
March-5-2007 Check and make sure that the files that have been donated have been updated to reflect the new ASF copyright.

Verify distribution rights

date item
Not Applicable - No request for new committers as part of this donation at this time. Check that all active committers have a signed CLA on record.
Not Applicable - No request for new committers as part of this donation at this time. Remind active committers that they are responsible for ensuring that a Corporate CLA is recorded if such is is required to authorize their contributions under their individual CLA.
March-5-2007 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.
March-5-2007 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