Today's SPDX General Meeting Minutes

Philip Odence

Here they are: 

L. Philip Odence
Vice President and General Manager
Black Duck
8 New England Executive Park, Suite 211, Burlington MA 01803
Phone: 781.810.1819, Mobile: 781.258.9502
Skype: philip.odence

General Meeting/Minutes/2014-08-07

  • Attendance: 7
  • Lead by Phil Odence
  • Minutes of June meeting approved

Biz Team Report - Jack

  • No meeting last week due to vacations

Legal Team Report - Jilayne

  • V1.20 is done
    • Should be posted within a couple days
    • Email will go out to describe changes
      • Large release with most of Fedora list added
      • 306 licenses, 91 new licenses including 81 from Fedora list
    • More uniformity in display
  • The is a question about the value of the Standard Header Field
    • Team will be floating question of whether we should deprecate

Tech Team Report - Gary

  • 2.0 Progress
    • Kate continuing drafting 2.0 spec
    • Gary has drafted the RDF-specific language, which has raised some issues.

Cross Functional Issues – Phil

  • LinuxCon
    • Looks like a solid group of 10 folks will meet in Chicago
    • Meetings will be Wedneday 9:30-3:30
  • Working with Apache
    • Slow progress
    • Trying to attach to group at Apache that would work with Gary on plugin for creating SPDX docs for Apache projects
    • Looks like the best path is to start up the plugin as an incubator project; we need to confirm a sponsor


  • Phil Odence, Black Duck
  • Scott Sterling, Palamida
  • Jilanyne Lovejoy, ARM
  • Gary O'Neall, Source Auditor
  • Pierre LaPonte, nexB
  • Scott Lamons, HP
  • Mark Gisi, Wind River 

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