Fwd: A question from the Fedora Foundation
sundaram at redhat.com
Wed Jan 18 21:36:21 UTC 2006
Chasecreek Systemhouse wrote:
>On 1/18/06, Kenneth Porter <shiva at sewingwitch.com> wrote:
>>Or that person can just fork the distro and keep the benefits for his own
>>organization. If I'm gonna put a million bucks into the system, I want a
>>substantial say in how it's spent.
>The Apache Software Foundation is a good model; all efforts become
>part of ASF and anyone can fork the code for commercial benefit if
>they so desire -- there is no reason to invest in ASF if they plan on
>forking the code to some other end.
ASF is what we used for the Fedora CLA so this might a good model to
follow. I would appreciate if someone sends me a summary of the
foundation related ideas when this discussions wrap up. I dont have to
time to follow all of the conversations. Pretty please?
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