[Python-Dev] Why does the Contributor Agreement need my address?

Antoine Pitrou solipsis at pitrou.net
Sun Sep 9 13:49:19 EDT 2018

On Sat, 8 Sep 2018 23:11:27 -0400
"Joseph C. Sible" <josephcsible at gmail.com> wrote:
> I'm used to signing CLA's that require nothing beyond a name and a check
> box. When I went to sign the PSF Contributor Agreement so I can submit a PR
> for CPython, I was surprised to see that it wants my address. Why does the
> Python Software Foundation need this, especially when nobody else does?

I don't think I've ever received anything from the PSF by postal mail,
so if you don't want to give out your postal address, or simply don't
have one, then you can probably submit a fake one.

(I've never given that advice of course, you've invented it all by
yourself ;-))



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