Commit cbd83da8 authored by Linus Torvalds's avatar Linus Torvalds
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Update DCO ("signoff") rules to 1.1

This adds a clause that notes explicitly that the person doing the
sign-off knows that the project (and his sign-off) is public and will
possibly get archived and re-distributed.
parent 814d8ffd
......@@ -271,7 +271,7 @@ patch, which certifies that you wrote it or otherwise have the right to
pass it on as a open-source patch. The rules are pretty simple: if you
can certify the below:
Developer's Certificate of Origin 1.0
Developer's Certificate of Origin 1.1
By making a contribution to this project, I certify that:
......@@ -291,6 +291,12 @@ can certify the below:
person who certified (a), (b) or (c) and I have not modified
(d) I understand and agree that this project and the contribution
are public and that a record of the contribution (including all
personal information I submit with it, including my sign-off) is
maintained indefinitely and may be redistributed consistent with
this project or the open source license(s) involved.
then you just add a line saying
Signed-off-by: Random J Developer <>
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