2007-03-16.jmb.1: Accepting OpenOffice.org as Associated Project


  1. OpenOffice.org is a substantial and significant Free Software project.

  2. The OpenOffice.org developers would like SPI's support and assistance, including taking donations in the United States.

The SPI Board Resolves That

  1. OpenOffice.org is formally invited to become an SPI Associated Project, according to the SPI Framework for Associated Projects, SPI Resolution 1998-11-16.iwj.1-amended-2004-08-10.iwj.1, a copy of which can be found at http://www.spi-inc.org/corporate/resolutions/2004/2004-08-10.iwj.1

  2. The OpenOffice.org liaison to SPI will be elected by the OpenOffice.org community council according to the process documented at http://council.openoffice.org/advisor-process.html. The initial liaison will be Louis Suarez-Potts.

  3. This invitation will lapse, if not accepted, 60 days after it is approved by the SPI Board.