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Tutorials on SPDX


These are various presentations by members of the SPDX Community given at different forums.

SPDX Reports

The objective of the SPDX Report program is to create a repository of articles to capture and share community knowledge about anything and everything SPDX. For example, this knowledge base covers a diverse collection of topics including (but not limited to): technical issues, best practices, relevant legal topics, tool proposals, adoption strategies and analysis, license compliance considerations, position papers and so forth. Periodically one of the SPDX working groups may select an article for publication on the SPDX website (


  • Lovejoy, Jilayne; Odence, Phil; Lamons, Scott (2013) ‘Advancing the Software Package Data Exchange: An update on SPDX’, International Free and Open Source Software Law Review, 5(2), pp 145 – 152 DOI: 10.5033/ifosslr.v5i2.89. Excerpt is here.