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tika-helm is a Helm chart to deploy Apache Tika on Kubernetes. This Helm chart is a lightweight way to configure and run the official apache/tika Docker image.

Project info

  • The Apache Tika PMC will be responsible for the code
  • It will exist as a standalone source code repository managed by the Apache Tika project
  • Officer or member managing donation: Lewis John McGibbney (Apache Tika PMC Member)

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

Identify the codebase

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2021-04-02 Trademark search found no active trademarks for software products named tika-helm

Origin:, which is being contributed by transitioning the entire repository to the Apache Github organization.

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2021-04-02 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:

  • Lewis John McGibbney (lewismc)
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2021-04-12 Check that all active committers have a signed CLA on record.
2021-04-12 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.
2021-04-12 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.
2021-04-02 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