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Subject svn commit: r1579300 - /accumulo/site/trunk/content/bylaws.mdtext
Date Wed, 19 Mar 2014 17:16:06 GMT
Author: bhavanki
Date: Wed Mar 19 17:16:06 2014
New Revision: 1579300

Adjust voting actions based on feedback from first vote discussion


Modified: accumulo/site/trunk/content/bylaws.mdtext
--- accumulo/site/trunk/content/bylaws.mdtext (original)
+++ accumulo/site/trunk/content/bylaws.mdtext Wed Mar 19 17:16:06 2014
@@ -144,11 +144,16 @@ This section describes the various actio
     <th>Min. Length (days)</th>
 <tr><td>Code Change</td>
     <td>A change made to a codebase of the project. This includes source code, documentation,
website content, etc.</td>
-    <td>Lazy approval, moving to consensus approval if a -1 is received.</td>
+    <td>Lazy approval, moving to consensus approval upon veto</td>
     <td>Active committers</td>
 <tr><td>Release Plan</td>
     <td>Defines the timetable and actions for a release. The plan also nominates a
Release Manager.</td>
+    <td>Lazy approval, moving to majority approval upon veto</td>
+    <td>Active committers</td>
+    <td>3</td>
+<tr><td>Release Plan Cancellation</td>
+    <td>Cancels an active release plan, due to a need to re-plan (e.g., discovery of
a major issue).</td>
     <td>Majority approval</td>
     <td>Active committers</td>
@@ -178,3 +183,9 @@ This section describes the various actio
     <td>Active PMC members</td>
+No other voting actions are defined. If a new one is found to be needed, it should be added
to these bylaws.
+For the purposes of the "Adoption of New Codebase" action, the Accumulo codebase is defined
as the Accumulo site content, primary project code, and all contributed code ("contribs")
as they exist in their respective repositories. Adoption of a new codebase generally refers
to the creation of a new contrib repository, but could cover, for example, a rework of the
project site, or merging a contrib project into the primary codebase.
+Voting actions for the removal of a committer or PMC member are intentionally not defined.
According to ASF rules, [committer status never expires](
and [the ASF board removes PMC members](
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