Introducing the Docker Developer Certificate of Origin

We’re really excited by the level of engagement and effort we’ve seen from the many contributors to Docker. This week we’ve reached 291 individual contributors to the Docker core with the project being forked almost 1300 times. The project has grown amazingly fast and we want to thank you all for your awesome work! As the project gains momentum, we want to make sure that we put in place the appropriate legal structure for contributions. With the huge number of organizations using Docker, and with over 150 derivative projects built on top of Docker, we want everyone to be sure that they can use Docker without worrying about a copyright claim or having some important piece of functionality ripped out of Docker. By the same token, we don’t want to put an onerous legal block to contributing. And, we want Continue reading…