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All contributions to GitLab are subject to the Developer Certificate of Origin (DCO), or the Corporate or Individual Contributor License Agreement (CLA), depending on where you're contributing and on whose behalf.
Which agreement applies and when?
- Individual and Corporate contributions to GitLab CE are subject to the DCO.
- Individual contributions to GitLab EE are subject to the Individual CLA.
- Corporate contributions to GitLab EE are subject to the Corporate CLA.
Learn more about the difference between GitLab CE and GitLab EE, and our commitment to open source stewardship.
Accepting the DCO or the CLA
By contributing to GitLab, you are deemed to have accepted the agreement (DCO, or Corporate or Individual CLA) applicable to your contribution.
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