[Members] using GitHub for XEPs
gnauck at gmail.com
Sat May 9 10:48:10 UTC 2015
>GitHub terms of service has an indemnification clause. The XSF should
>consider what the XSF is on the hook here for… and what their editor
>team members and employers are on the hook for… and what authors (and
>their employers) who choose to have GitHub accounts for XSF work on on
>a hook for.
>Personally, I’ll just avoid using GitHub personally. But this means
>that some other person/organization is going to end up being on the
>hook to GitHub for XEP materials I submit to the XSF. I’m kind of
>surprised that others are so willing to pay for any IPR mistakes any
>author might make.
maybe it worth to look at GitHub alternatives when there are concerns
with their policies.
I personally like the idea of hosting the XEPs on such a platform which
makes it much easier for everyone to contribute.
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