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From Ross Gardler <rgard...@apache.org>
Subject Re: What are the basic, invariant rules of Apache projects?
Date Sat, 29 May 2010 21:24:42 GMT
On 29/05/2010 22:01, Noirin Shirley wrote:
> On Fri, May 21, 2010 at 4:55 AM, Bertrand Delacretaz
> <bdelacretaz@apache.org>  wrote:

...

>> Each project is led by its elected Project Management Committee (PMC).
>
> I think it's worth being a little clearer what's meant by "led" - or
> removing that word entirely. Otherwise it's easy to miss the "JFDI"
> side of things and get hung up on the corporate structure.

+1

> As a very simple edit, how about
> "A Project Management Committee (PMC) is appointed by the board of the
> ASF to oversee each project."

-1 this sounds like there is top down control. How about:

"A Project Management Committee (PMC) oversees each project on behalf of 
its users, contributers, committers and the foundation itself."

Ross

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