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Re: Emacs CLA requirement

From: Richard Stallman
Subject: Re: Emacs CLA requirement
Date: Fri, 18 Jun 2021 18:44:57 -0400

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  > I'm not very knowledgable here, but I think people would use

  >   git commit --signoff

  > which adds a Signed-off-by trailer by the committer at the end of the
  > commit log message.  The meaning of that trailer can be defined by the
  > project.

Maybe they could, but the mechanics of signing are just a detail.
We want the contributor to verify that perse is legally entitled
to actually sign.

Dr Richard Stallman (https://stallman.org)
Chief GNUisance of the GNU Project (https://gnu.org)
Founder, Free Software Foundation (https://fsf.org)
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