|As per the Eclipse IP Policy,
these steps must be done:
|The project leadership
|... that the about files and
use licenses are in place as per the Guidelines to Legal Documentation.
|... all contributions (code,
documentation, images, etc) has been committed by individuals who are either
Members of the Foundation, or have signed the appropriate Committer
Agreement. In either case, these are individuals who have signed, and are
abiding by, the Eclipse IP Policy. (see below)
|... that all significant
contributions have been reviewed by the Foundation's legal staff. (see below)
|... that all non-committer
code contributions, including third-party libraries, have been documented in
the release and reviewed by the Foundation's legal staff (see below)
|... that all contribution
questionnaires have been completed (see below)
|... the "provider"
field of each plug-in is set to "eclipse.org"
"copyright" field of each plug-in is set to the copyright owner.
|... that any third-party
logos or trademarks included in the distribution (icons, help file logos,
etc) have been licensed under the EPL.
|... that any fonts or
similar third-party images included in the distribution (e.g. in PDF or EPS
files) have been licensed under the EPL.
|The PMC provides a Project
Log that enumerates:
|every piece of third party
software including information on the license
|every major contribution
|the name of every
contributor including non-committer contributions via bug fixes with bug #'s
|the About files which
contain any non-standard terms (e.g., a reference to a license other than the
|The EMO will validate for
(a) and (b) that contribution questionnaires have been properly submitted and
EMO approvals have been completed.
|A frozen copy of the
reviewed-and-approved-by-Eclipse-legal Project Log is part of the Release
Review documentation. It can be included in the slides or as a separate