stefan.tauner at student.tuwien.ac.at
Fri Apr 27 15:32:01 CEST 2012
On Fri, 27 Apr 2012 13:59:14 +0100
"Rolette, James (Jay)" <rolette at hp.com> wrote:
> > So, here is the deal, a deal that i think most people on this ml would
> > wholeheartedly agree with: if _you_ want LGPL, _you_ get to sollicite
> > all individual contributors.
> Fair enough. A few questions on that:
> 1) I'm assuming there are is a small core of folks that form the heart of
> the project. I'd like to start with them if possible because there is no
> point in going broader than that if the core developers don't agree.
FWIW, i dont care much about LGPL vs. GPL. ill follow the majority of
the core devs.
> Would someone be willing to provide a list of the "leaders"? A quick look
> at the source shows a few names that show up a lot (Uwe, Carl-Daniel,
> Stefan, etc.), but always hard to tell without the benefit of having
> followed the project over time.
commit logs and https://www.ohloh.net/p/flashrom/contributors should
give you a good overview.
> 3) Is it ok to derive the list of approvers based on the copyright statement
> in the source files?
it's probably better to look at the signed-off lines of commit
messages, this would also give you the mail addresses....
the earliest commits dont have them though.
Kind regards/Mit freundlichen Grüßen, Stefan Tauner
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