Resolution 2011-08-10.bg.1: Drizzle as associated project

This resolution was adopted by the Board of Directors of SPI at their meeting of August 10, 2011 and was accepted by the Drizzle project liaison, Henrik Ingo, at the same meeting.

WHEREAS

  1. Drizzle is a substantial and significant Free Software project.

  2. The Drizzle developers would like SPI's support and assistance, including legal help, holding property, and taking donations.

THE SPI BOARD RESOLVES THAT

  1. Drizzle 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. Henrik Ingo is recognised by SPI as the authoritative decision maker and SPI liaison for Drizzle. Successors will be appointed by simple majority vote of the Drizzle SPI Council. The Drizzle SPI Council will initially consist of Brian Aker, Lee Bieber, Stewart Smith, Monty Taylor, and Henrik Ingo, and may fill vacancies on the Council by majority vote of the remaining Council members on resignation or absence of any Council member.

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