The first version of the specification is now available:

It is helpful to review the Spec FAQs to understand the specification’s design rationale:

The next draft version of the specification can be found here:

You could direct questions and feedback to the mailing list: openchain@lists.linuxfoundation.org or if you prefer to provide comments anonymously you can send them to Mark Gisi: Mark.Gisi@WindRiver.com


Copyright © 2016 Linux Foundation. The specification is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution License 4.0 (CC-BY-4.0). A copy of the license can be obtained here: CC-BY-4.0


Multiple language translations of the specification would greatly facilitate adoption. We are currently developing a policy document to provide the guidance needed to i) facilitate the creation of translations and ii) preserve the accuracy and completeness of the specification. Details of of the policy and process are available on the OpenChain wiki page.