Update (was: Please agree to add OpenSSL exception to Offlineimap)

Nicolas Sebrecht nicolas.s-dev at laposte.net
Thu Oct 2 14:09:35 BST 2014

On Thu, Oct 02, 2014 at 11:52:27AM +0200, Sebastian Spaeth wrote:
> Here is an update on the openssl exception front:
> From 1594 commits we got consent to add the openssl exception for 1511,
> leaving 83 commits uncovered. This makes it 94,79% of all commits.
> If we get Eygene, our most proflific non-replyer to agree too, we are
> down to 34 unknown commits. That looks good to me.
> I would argue that we merge the openssl exception text into the next
> branch now, and continue to collect consent from the hitherto unknowns
> or start auditing the code contributions to see if they are worth of
> copyright at all (I have not looked at the code contributions at all).
> Any opinions?

This is a good plan. Let's go with it.

If any non-replyer disagree with the change and let us know after the
facts, we could study the contribution on a case-by-case basis.  Also,
we would still hope to convince him about that change.


Nicolas Sebrecht

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