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From Roman Shaposhnik <>
Subject Re: ombudsman@ (was Encouraging More Women to Participate on Apache Projects?)
Date Thu, 26 May 2016 01:41:32 GMT
On Wed, May 25, 2016 at 6:00 PM, Marvin Humphrey <> wrote:
> On Tue, May 24, 2016 at 1:30 AM, Bertrand Delacretaz
> <> wrote:
>> Hi,
>> On Mon, May 23, 2016 at 4:46 PM, Joe Schaefer
>> <> wrote:
>>> ...We have options for phasing out president@, from simply using one of
>>> Ross's personal addresses, to creating a dedicated alias of the
>>> ombuds(man)@ variety...
> This is a nice contained task which fixes a concrete issue, and an opportunity
> to make some tangible progress.
>> If I wanted to report something confidential I think I'd like to know
>> exactly who gets those messages.
>> So the best might be to simply list the IDs of people who
>> volunteer to receive such messages and process them with the required care,
>> so that people who want to report something can choose who to report to.
>> People can then use to find out what
>> roles those people have at the ASF.
> We already have a set of volunteers who were willing to serve behind the ombud
> alias.  Hopefully we can confirm their willingness to add their names to a
> public list.
> Here's a simple patch:
> Thoughts
> I don't think the ASF Code of Conduct page has any specific maintainer
> attached to it beyond the Board itself.  I figure that once we have consensus
> on a patch and a volunteer list, I can run the change by board@apache for
> completeness, then apply.

I'd be very interested in helping to review the patch. I also 110%
agree with Marvin
that once we reach consensus here it'll have to be explicitly brought to board's
attention at one of the monthly meetings.


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