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XWork Codebase Intellectual Property (IP) Clearance Status


XWork is a command-pattern framework that is used as the foundation of Struts 2

The code will become a submodule of Apache Struts 2

The current codebase can be found at the Subversion repository: The donated codebase has the original repository revision 2082.

Project info

  • Which PMC will be responsible for the code: Apache Struts PMC
  • Into which existing project/module: Apache Struts 2
  • Officer or member managing donation: Martin Cooper

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

Identify the codebase

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2009-11-30 If applicable, make sure that any associated name does not already exist and is not already trademarked for an existing software product.

MD5 or SHA1 sum for donated software: MD5 861277c220c6b579802e8a4fc963596e (available at WW-3248)

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2009-12-10 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.
2009-12-27 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: OpenSymphony XWork

Verify distribution rights

Corporations and individuals holding existing distribution rights:

  • OpenSymphony
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Check that all active committers have a signed CLA on record.

All of the committers have a CLA on file with The Apache Software Foundation. The following table maps the unix user names to real names:

davenewtonDave Newton
davsclausClaus Ibsen
jcarreiraJason Carreira
jmitchellJames Mitchell
lukasz03Lukasz Lenart
mrdonDon Brown
musachyMusachy Barroso
philPhilip Luppens
plightboPatrick Lightbody
rainerhRainer Hermanns
rgielenRene Gielen
roughleyIan Roughley
tm_jeeToby Jee
tschneider22Tom Schneider
weswWes Wannemacher
2009-10-07 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.
2009-12-03 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.
2009-12-03 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.

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:

  • The VOTE thread accepting the donation can be found in the mailng list archives.