[Python-Dev] Why does the Contributor Agreement need my address?
On Sat, Sep 8, 2018 at 11:47 PM Tim Peters <tim.peters at gmail.com> wrote:
> Seriously, "nobody else does" shows you haven't looked much. For
> example, the first two I just looked at also require a mailing
> Apache CLA
> Android CLA
> So I'll guess that projects big enough to hire actual lawyers require
> an address.
Fair. I guess I should have said "nobody else that I've ever
contributed code upstream to does". (I suppose I have mostly
contributed to smaller, less formal projects in the past.)
> As to why they want an address, you'll have to ask a
> lawyer! There aren't any on this list. So, if you really want to
> pursue this, I suggest you direct the question instead to the Python
> Software Foundation, which deals with the project's legalities:
> psf at python.org
Thanks, this is useful information.
Joseph C. Sible