More community participation in JavaFX

Tom Schindl tom.schindl at
Tue Feb 6 13:05:22 UTC 2018


Well repositories at Github have support to track if you
signed a CLA with the Eclipse Foundation and I'm unable to merge PRs if
that check fails.


On 06.02.18 13:48, dalibor topic wrote:
> On 05.02.2018 15:41, Kevin Rushforth wrote:
>> Yes, this sounds like a good step in the right direction. This would
>> give anyone (with a signed OCA) the ability to create their own
>> branch, commit changes to it, submit a PR, etc.
> One non-obvious point to keep in mind is that you do need to make sure
> that all contributors (to a PR, wiki entry, etc.) have signed the OCA,
> or the change can't be integrated back into the OpenJFX upstream.
> I don't think that GitHub offers programmatic, conditional access to its
> functionality fo contributors, so enforcing that kind of requirement can
> be a source of frustration. Not enforcing it, on the other hand, creates
> long term frustration as well. [0]
> cheers,
> dalibor topic
> [0] The implosion of the TeamFX repo is a good example.

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