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From Stefan Bodewig <>
Subject Re: PMC official business
Date Tue, 30 Jan 2001 07:47:43 GMT
Sam Ruby <> wrote:

>    1) board resolutions are required to expand the scope of those
>    PMCs;
>    2) board resolutions are required to separate each new project
>    into a more focused PMC;
>    3) the chairman will direct remaining out-of-scope and
>    inadequately overseen projects to cease distributing software as
>    part of the Apache Software Foundation.
> I will start by voicing my opinion on the subject (as a committer,
> not as Jakarta PMC chairman).  Roy has indicated that #3 is the
> default action, and I believe it to be as the least desirable.  #2
> may very well be the correct long term action, perhaps combining Ant
> with a number of other related projects.
> For the short term, my preference is for #1.

For the long term my preference would in fact be a devtools project
with Ant, JMeter, Alexandria and who knows, maybe even stuff from some
non-Java projects - but just like you, I'd start by making the Jakarta
scope match reality.


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