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From "Geir Magnusson Jr." <ge...@optonline.net>
Subject Re: [Logging] [VOTE] Commons Logging 1.0 Release
Date Sat, 02 Feb 2002 02:58:07 GMT
On 2/1/02 7:05 PM, "Ted Husted" <husted@apache.org> wrote:

> The original idea of adding your name to the STATUS files was just to
> help keep track of who was working on what. Not because of voting or
> anything, but so people who know who to ping without digging through the
> combined CVS or GREPing for @authors.
> 
> But the same thing could be accomplished by documenting the
> participating developer's name on the Web site. Here's a nice convention
> (scroll to bottom):
> 
> http://jakarta.apache.org/taglibs/doc/dbtags-doc/intro.html
> 
> But there is nothing in the current charter that implies you have to be
> in the STATUS file to vote.

You are right.  It's utterly pointless  for anything official.

It's not even required, being a guideline and not really part of the
charter.  (The guidelines were stuff we just added willy-nilly, IIRC)

So why did Peter have to add his name?


-- 
Geir Magnusson Jr.                                      geirm@optonline.net
System and Software Consulting
"Whoever would overthrow the liberty of a nation must begin by subduing the
freeness of speech." - Benjamin Franklin



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