[legal-discuss] [OpenStack-docs] Licensing of documentation

Richard Fontana rfontana at redhat.com
Fri Mar 20 14:42:07 UTC 2015

On Fri, Mar 20, 2015 at 09:26:59AM -0500, Anne Gentle wrote:
> The only place where I still need legal guidance is whether I need an
> audit-able trail for the license assignment, does anyone know? For example, if
> I change the Ops Guide to CC-by, do I have to get agreement from all the
> contributors to the Ops Guide?

It shouldn't be necessary (though maybe it would be a nice thing to
do), assuming all contributions are associated with one or more CLAs,
since the CLAs in use by the Foundation would permit incorporation in
docs licensed outbound under CC BY.


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