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OpenWhisk wskdebug Codebase Intellectual Property (IP) Clearance Status


wskdebug is a command line tool to develop and debug Apache OpenWhisk actions. The codebase consists of 4,200 lines of Javascript, and 8,300 lines of examples and other documentation/text.

The donated code base was developed by Adobe Inc. and was previously available at under the Apache 2 license. The donated code base has 2 contributors, both of which are Adobe employees and have an Apache ICLA on file (Alexander Klimetschek, Moritz Raho).

Project info

  • Which PMC will be responsible for the code: Apache OpenWhisk
  • Into which existing project/module: a new github repo: apache/openwhisk-wskdebug
  • Officer or member managing donation: Dave Grove (VP Apache OpenWhisk)

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

Identify the codebase

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SHA1 sum for donated software: d83281f6abcebbf2e3dd5791e673159474b1c84d.

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2020-02-19 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.

Software License Grant filed with ASF Secretary on 2020-02-18 and acknowledged on 2020-02-19.

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

Identify name recorded for software grant: wskdebug - Debugging and development tool for Apache OpenWhisk

Verify distribution rights

Corporations and individuals holding existing distribution rights: Adobe Inc.

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2020-02-18 Check that all active committers have a signed CLA on record.
2020-02-18 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.
2020-02-18 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.

Not applicable; all code included in the distribution is Apache-licensed.

2020-02-18 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.

Did a license analysis for all npm dependencies. All packages have "Category A" licenses. In detail, the dependent packages licenses are 102 with MIT, 20 with ISC, 8 with Apache-2.0, 4 with BSD-3-Clause, 3 with BSD-2-Clause, and 1 with Unlicense

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