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MXNet MShadow Codebase Intellectual Property (IP) Clearance Status


MShadow is a lightweight CPU/GPU Matrix/Tensor Template Library in C++/CUDA.

Project info

  • The Apache MXNet PMC will be responsible for the code
  • Into MXNet project/module
  • Officer or member managing donation: Sheng Zha

Completed tasks are shown by the completion date (2020-08-05).

Identify the codebase

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2020-08-05 Souce codebase is from GitHub commit Confirmed

Git commit SHA for donated software: bc49327a44650c3f2b427e953ff95d2c27566c04. MD5 of the Zip file is 86f38803c2b39c262bda67b5efa4a9b7.

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2020-08-05 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.
2020-08-05 Check and make sure that the files that have been donated have been updated to reflect the new ASF copyright.

Secretary has confirmed that SGA is received:

Verify distribution rights

Corporations and individuals holding existing distribution rights:

  • Bing Xu
  • Minjie Wang
  • Mu Li
  • Junyuan Xie
  • Tianqi Chen
  • Sheng Zha
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2020-08-05 Check that all active committers have a signed CLA on record.
2020-08-05 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.
2020-08-05 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.
2020-08-05 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

Related VOTEs:

  • IP Clearance IPMC request:
  • IP Clearance IPMC result:
  • MXNet PMC acceptance discussion thread: