Thorsten Leemhuis wrote:
Which CLA? The one I signed in the early Fedora days is not the one that
is available today. There are afaik even today different CLAs for Red
Hat, IBM, Dell and community contributers -- I don't know what's written
in them. And I don't known which of those is binding if I take
something from Fedora.
These don't differ as far as spec files are concerned IIUC. If you need
further clarification on that, you need to ask that explicitly to the
> We consulted with legal before on whether we can explain the CLA
> in another document and the legal opinion was that if any clarifications
> are necessary, it should done within the CLA itself and not in a
> separate document as any contradictions are considered risky IIRC.
> However I think you can point this out in the EPEL FAQ for example in
> this way:
I'm not going to put any legal statement anywhere. That is exactly what
we have the Board for and that's why I asked the Board to handle that.
It is not a separate legal statement. It is a direct quote from the CLA
and the board has explicitly said that documenting this in the wiki is
ok for them.