Important Scheduling Announcement and Minutes from SPDX General Meeting

Philip Odence

The January meeting with be on Jan 8 (normally it would fall on New Year’s Day)
 We have postponed the Valeo presentation to that meeting; please make every effort to join.


General Meeting/Minutes/2014-12-04

  • Attendance: 6
  • Lead by Phil Odence
  • Minutes of Nov meeting approved

Cross Functional Issues – Phil[edit]

  • Postponed presentation from Valeo to January 8

Biz Team Report - Phil[edit]

  • Mostly focused on Collab Summit agenda
    • Need to have rough agenda before holidays
    • Coordinating with Open Chain who will share our room for 1/2 day 
    • Plugfest will likely take different form
      • Anticipating tooling will not be fully in place
      • More manual testing 
    • Discussion: Ideas for sessions
      • SPDX 101 and 102 (the latter being update on 2.0)
      • Update on License List
      • 2.0 Tooling 

Legal Team Report - Paul[edit]

  • Beta LL list (targeting Dec 18) to include
    • Continuing to add new licenses
    • Deprecated licenses
    • Exceptions list & some FAQs
    • Templates

Tech Team Report - Scott[edit]

  • Heads down reviewing 2.0 spec
    • Cleaning up
    • Adding/improving examples
  • In pretty good shape


  • Phil Odence, Black Duck
  • Paul Maddick, HP
  • Mike Dolan, Linux Foundation
  • Pierre LaPointe, nexB 
  • Scott Sterling, Palamida
  • Mark Gisi, Wind River