[Incubator] CONTRIBUTING.md and LICENSE.md not a requirement for incubating projects?
jachym.cepicky at gmail.com
Tue Sep 12 02:59:02 PDT 2017
this was always "Jody's checklist" for the community projects and I would
agree on that.
My +1 on this for OSGeo projects (I'm not committee member though)
út 12. 9. 2017 v 11:32 odesílatel Cameron Shorter <cameron.shorter at gmail.com>
> Hi incubation committee,
> One thing the OSGeo-Live community have picked up is that OSGeo Community
> projects are being asked for CONTRIBUTING.md and LICENSE.md files ,
> however there isn't an obvious corresponding requirement for this in the
> OSGeo Incubation Graduation Checklist .
> I'd suggest that the Graduation Checklist probably needs updating.
> I also notice the requirement for Community projects to check headers for
> Open Source compliance, although there isn't specific guidance on how such
> checks should be applied. It sounds very similar to a "Provenance Review".
> Our experience with OSGeo incubation is that the "Provenance Review" is
> usually the biggest time sink and stumbling block for projects going
> through incubation. I'd be interested to hear Jody's thoughts on this.
> Warm regards, Cameron
>  https://wiki.osgeo.org/wiki/OSGeo_Community_Projects
> Cameron Shorter
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> Geospatial & Software Architect
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