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Kafka on YARN (KOYA) Codebase Intellectual Property (IP) Clearance Status


Kafka on YARN (KOYA) is an "app-package" built for use with Apache Slider (incubating). An app-package is a bundle which Slider can automatically deploy and manage on top of YARN. The KOYA app-package provides the ability deploy and manage Apache Kafka instances on top of YARN.

Project info

  • Which PMC will be responsible for the code: Apache Slider PMC
  • Into which existing project/module: Apache Slider
  • Officer or member managing donation: Josh Elser (elserj)

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

Identify the codebase

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2016-01-16 or

MD5 or SHA1 sum for donated software: 8bfc66150b0ef6fc3f1f962e0878f0ae (sha1sum), 7ecbdfcb8064e65f51fe25f849a9d141373add20 (git).

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2016-01-16 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.
2016-01-16 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).

Verify distribution rights

Corporations and individuals holding existing distribution rights:

  • Thomas Weise
  • Siyuan Hua
  • Jean-Baptiste Note
  • Datatorrent Inc.
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2016-01-16 Check that all active committers have a signed CLA on record. jbnote does not have ICLA on file and has been unresponsive to attempts to obtain one. Code was already licensed under ASLv2 so this is being bypassed.
2015-11-14 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.
2015-11-14 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.
2015-11-14 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:

  • Incubator General: