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From Ulrich Stärk <...@spielviel.de>
Subject Re: Code of conduct
Date Tue, 18 Nov 2014 20:51:28 GMT
Published. Thanks!

Uli

On 2014-11-18 21:37, Rob Vesse wrote:
> Great work Rich
> 
> The community.apache.org site has a specific question on this in the
> Newbie FAQ (http://community.apache.org/newbiefaq.html) which just points
> to the wiki currently.  I have made an edit that points to the newly
> published document but I don't have write permissions to publish the
> updated site through the CMS.
> 
> If someone with appropriate karma could review (and tweak if necessary) my
> changes and publish them that would be much appreciated
> 
> Thanks,
> 
> Rob
> 
> On 18/11/2014 14:53, "Rich Bowen" <rbowen@rcbowen.com> wrote:
> 
>> As many of you are no doubt aware, we have had on our website, for at
>> least 8 years, and, I think probably much longer, "Code of conduct,
>> coming soon!" Long enough, in fact, that I had completely forgotten
>> about it.
>>
>> It was brought to my attention this morning, and I decided,
>> unilaterally, that it was appropriate for me to JFDI, and that I'd ask
>> for forgiveness rather than permission.
>>
>> I have stolen, wholesale, the code of conduct of the CouchDB project [1]
>> which has discussed this extensively, and borrowed heavily from other
>> communities that have discussed it extensively. So this isn't original
>> content, but, rather, standing on the shoulders of giants.
>>
>> I honestly can't figure out why we didn't just do this years ago, other
>> than expecting that someone else would.
>>
>> So, without further ado:
>> http://www.apache.org/foundation/policies/conduct.html
>>
>> Patches welcome.
>>
>> I've also asked Noah Slater, who was very instrumental in crafting that
>> document, to speak up here, so that:
>>
>> * Patches to one document will propagate to the other, where appropriate
>> * ComDev can have a boilerplate document that we can recommend that ASF
>> projects that don't have such a code, can adopt
>>
>> Please do speak up if you have any objections to my taking this
>> initiative without discussion. But we've been discussing it, on and off,
>> for many, many years.
>>
>> [1] http://couchdb.apache.org/conduct.html
>>
>> -- 
>> Rich Bowen - rbowen@rcbowen.com - @rbowen
>> http://apachecon.com/ - @apachecon
> 
> 
> 
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