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From Phil Steitz <phil.ste...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Vetoes for New Committers??
Date Thu, 30 Mar 2017 00:03:27 GMT
On 3/29/17 6:32 AM, Bertrand Delacretaz wrote:
> On Wed, Mar 29, 2017 at 2:03 AM, Niclas Hedhman <niclas@hedhman.org> wrote:
>> ...it speaks of "3 +1 and no vetoes"... Is it really
>> "typical" that projects use vetoes for new committers?...
> I like the "vetoes are only for code commits" rule that
> https://www.apache.org/foundation/voting.html defines, at least
> implicitly.
>
> In the case of committer votes, I think a PMC must take objections
> into account even if they are not considered formal vetoes.

+1
I see this as similar to releases.  Technically, releases can move
forward in the presence of -1's; but it rarely happens.  Much better
is to get to consensus on whatever is behind the -1 and agree to
hold on the action or take steps to address the -1.

Phil
>
> But that's a community management / health thing, not a formal mechanism IMO.
>
> -Bertrand
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