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Sightly and XSS modules for Sling - Intellectual Property (IP) Clearance Status


The Sling Sightly and XSS modules implement an XSS-aware templating and scripting language

Project info

  • Apache Sling PMC will be responsible for the code
  • This contribution will be placed under contrib
  • Officer or member managing donation: Bertrand Delacretaz (

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Identify the codebase

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2014-11-03 source code is attached to the SLING-3959 issue as and

SHA1 sum for donated software:
SHA1( 0b392fca9d3042504a3b0e9fd45f50c07aef1298
SHA1( 2049a48ff24ca0e5e3ee8af9f54ce3fb4db2d288

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2014-11-11 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 grant registered as adobe-sightly.pdf.
N/A Check and make sure that the files that have been donated have been updated to reflect the new ASF copyright: will be done once the donation is incorporated in the Sling codebase, before releasing the software.

Identify name recorded for software grant: Adobe Systems Inc.

Verify distribution rights

Corporations and individuals holding existing distribution rights:

  • Adobe Systems Inc.
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2014-11-03 Check that all active committers have a signed CLA on record.
2014-11-03 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.
2014-11-03 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.
2014-11-03 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.
As per the NOTICE in the source archive, all dependencies have ASF-compatible licenses.

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