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From Eric Johnson <>
Subject Re: Łukasz Moreń for CXF Committer
Date Tue, 16 Nov 2010 23:07:58 GMT

On Tuesday, November 16, 2010, Jeff Genender <> wrote:
> +1
> Jeff
> On Nov 16, 2010, at 3:35 PM, Sergey Beryozkin wrote:
>> Hi
>> I'd like to initiate a vote for Łukasz Moreń to become a CXF committer.
>> You may recall that Łukasz came forward and proposed to have OAuth 1.0
>> implemented in CXF as part of GSOC 2010.
>> During GSOC 2010 Łukasz tried his best to complete this complex project in
>> time and he was very good at keeping the CXF dev community in the loop
>> regarding the actual progress. Having had some limited exposure to OAuth
>> related projects, I can tell that working with OAuth can be daunting and the
>> amount of information to filter through can be overwhelming and thus I was
>> really happy seeing Łukasz persevering and doing a very good effort as part
>> of his project.
>> One thing I'd like to highlight is that even though OAuth does not seem to
>> be the most popular technology among CXF users today, it is really just a
>> matter of time before OAuth starts hitting the mainstream. Today OAuth is
>> associated with social networking, web-based user accounts, etc, but it does
>> seem it is sooner rather than later when us, CXF users, will want to build a
>> local OAuth-aware application  inside the enterprise and integrate with
>> their STS stores, etc given the amount of attention big players are giving
>> to OAuth today.
>> Łukasz is an OAuth expert and he is working with OAuth and I do believe
>> having him on board will benefit CXF going forward. We do want CXF featuring
>> in the OAuth game one way or the other.
>> Finally, it is worth mentioning Łukasz has continued working on his project
>> after GSOC 2010 ended which shows his commitment.
>> Thus I'd like to start a vote
>> Here is my +1
>> Sergey

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