September 19, 2004 11:55 PM

Copyright Agreement with OpenOffice (JCA)

The technical coordinator of the KLNX project, Alberto Escudero-Pascual, has sent (and faxed) the Joint Copyright Agreement (JCA) to Sun Microsystems Inc. The JCA agreement is an initial requirement to contribute code to the OpenOffice project. By signing the agreement, the KLNX team has agreed to contribute code to the OpenOffice under the terms of the GNU Lesser General Public License (LGPL). The swahili localization effort for OpenOffice will be released as Open Source Software.

A description of the agreement is available here. The list of copyright-approved persons and companies is available here.