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SkyWalking RocketBot UI Intellectual Property (IP) Clearance Status


A new UI of SkyWalking has been developed outwith the ASF and the developers would like to contribute it to the Apache SkyWalking project.

Project info

  • The Apache SkyWalking PMC will be responsible for the code.
  • It will be integrated into the Apache SkyWalking project, replace the existing UI.
  • Sheng Wu (Apache SkyWalking V.P.) will be managing this contribution.

Completed tasks are shown by the completion date (2019-04-28).

Identify the codebase

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22 Apr, 2019 Source codebase is from this GitHub commit Confirmed.
  • Contributed software:
  • MD5 sum for donated software: fd05ed7e5ffae52ac1b9763cbe0e9d71
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23 Apr 2019 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. Confirmed, grant via email with PDF sent from Grissom Wang CAO of DaoCloud at 03:43 on 22 Apr 2019, acknowledged by Matt Sicker ASF Secretary at 16:14 on 23 Apr 2018.
25 Apr 2019 Check and make sure that the files that have been donated have been updated to reflect the new ASF copyright. Confirmed. ASF header added and checked.

Identify name recorded for software grant: SkyWalking RocketBot UI

Verify distribution rights

Corporations and individuals holding existing distribution rights:

  • DaoCloud Network Technology CO.,Ltd. (SGA on file)
  • Yao Wang (ICLA on file)
  • Jian Tan (ICLA on file)
  • Zhenxu Ke (ICLA on file)
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23 Apr 2019 Check that all active committers have a signed CLA on record. Confirmed, SGA and ICLAs on file as noted above.
25 Apr 2018 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. Confirmed, there is no 3rd-party code included with the source distribution, and 3rd-party code downloaded and use as part of the build complies with ASF license policy (mainly MIT and BSD licenses).
25 Jul 2018 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. Confirmed, third party dependencies reviewed and are compliant.

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 and references:

  • IP Clearance request:
  • IP Clearance result:
  • SkyWalking PMC acceptance vote:
  • SkyWalking PMC vote result:
  • Jira issue for tracking the contribution: