Technical Team/Minutes/2011-05-04

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Attendees

  • Kirsten Newcomer
  • Bill Schineller
  • Gary O’Neall
  • Peter Williams
  • Nicholas Loke
  • Marshall Clow
  • Kate Stewart

Agenda

  • Terms – prepare for legal team
  • Verification – any concern with excluding the spdx file(s) which are being generated or updated?
  • Push tools for beta?
  • Re-organizing the web – difficult to find things

Tools

  • Feedback – change “non-standard licenses” tab name, perhaps format spreadsheet
  • Should we push the tools to the http://spdx.org/tools – Once updated with terms discussion. By Saturday. Push to http://spdx.org/tools
  • Kate to review the differences between rdf terms and doc

verall schedule

  • Close on terms on Wednesday
  • Update tools to decision – by Friday (Gary)
  • Update spec pdf by Saturday (Kate)
  • Update rdf terms with the results of the license terms discussion by Thursday (Peter)
  • Tools document update – by Friday morning (Kirsten)
  • Start an email thread to confirm the URL’s and upload the documents (Kirsten)
  • Update rdf terms to the correct location (Peter to coordinate with Martin)

Re-organizing the web

  • Change link to rdf to be next to the

List of excluded files from hash calculation

  • Create a property which is a list of excluded files
  • Property would have 0 or more file paths
  • Property of the verification
  • Would be a comma separated list of paths in the tag/value
  • Spreadsheet would have an additional column
  • Peter to update rdf spec by Wednesday morning
  • Gary to update the tools
  • Kate to update pdf document

License terms

  • Agree to hold to the proposal (three terms for no-value AMBIGOUS, NONE, NOTANALYZED
  • Discussed revised definition of NOTANALYZED – ok with revising definition to try to address Scott Peterson concern or that the preparer of the SPDX document is not making any assertion regarding the value of this field.
  • Propose new definition of NOTANALYZED: Indicates that the preparer of the SPDX document made no attempt to determine the value of this field or that the preparer of the SPDX document is not making any assertion regarding the value of this field.