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Apache Pekko HTTP CORS Codebase Intellectual Property (IP) Clearance Status


Lomig M├ęgard has agreed to donate his project to Apache Pekko.

Project info

  • The Apache Pekko PPMC will be responsible for the code
  • It will be integrated into the Pekko HTTP project
  • Officer or member managing donation: PJ Fanning (Pekko mentor and PPMC member)

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

Identify the codebase

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2023-07-19 Trademark search returned no results.

The initial donated PR is

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2023-07-19 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.
2023-07-19 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: 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).

The Software Grant appears in the grants.txt file - incorrectly referencing `pekko-http-core` when it should be `pekko-http-cors`.

Verify distribution rights

Corporations and individuals holding existing distribution rights:

  • For individuals, use the name as recorded on the committers page
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2023-07-19 Check that all active committers have a signed CLA on record.
2023-07-19 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.
2023-07-19 Checked 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.
2023-07-19 Checked and ensured that all items depended upon approved licenses.

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:

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