[legal-discuss] Copyright statements in source

Rich Bowen rbowen at redhat.com
Wed Jan 22 17:31:20 UTC 2014

On 01/22/2014 12:25 PM, Richard Fontana wrote:
>> This is just a strawman idea to draw some comments. What am I missing?
> The one thing is my intuition that the lawyers for several of the
> corporate members of the OpenStack Foundation, and lawyers for the
> Foundation itself, would object to adoption of the Linux kernel-style
> DCO. (Though perhaps mainly due to lack of familiarity with the
> approach and some belief that the CLA system currently in use is a
> best practice of some sort.) I myself think an unadulterated DCO
> method is a fine idea, have said so before and feel confident in
> saying that that would be Red Hat's official view.
> As to the issue of handling copyright notices, that sounds fine to me
> too and that part would address Rich Bowen's concerns.

Rich Bowen - rbowen at redhat.com
OpenStack Community Liaison

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