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From Erik de Bruin <e...@ixsoftware.nl>
Subject Re: Welcome Darrell Loverin as Apache Flex Committer
Date Sat, 14 Sep 2013 17:34:37 GMT
Hi Darrell,

Welcome to the club ;-)

I look forward to working with you on Falcon. I hope to be able to
find the time to get to know the code a bit better - maybe with a
little help from you!



On Sat, Sep 14, 2013 at 5:46 PM, Frédéric THOMAS
<webdoublefx@hotmail.com> wrote:
> Congrats Darrell, hopefully with your help, our falcon will be able to fly :-)Frédéric
>> From: aharui@adobe.com
>> To: dev@flex.apache.org
>> Date: Fri, 13 Sep 2013 13:43:36 -0700
>> Subject: Welcome Darrell Loverin as Apache Flex Committer
>> Hi,
>> I am pleased to announce that the Project Management Committee (PMC) for
>> Apache Flex has invited Darrell Loverin to become a committer and he has
>> accepted.
>> Darrell provided several key patches to the Falcon compiler over the past
>> few weeks.  Darrell was a member of Adobe's ASC 2.0 team and therefore has
>> a better understanding of the Falcon code base than just about any other
>> committer.  Before that he spent nearly 6 years on the Flex team, helping
>> to create the cross-versioning feature known as the Marshall Plan and
>> implementing the signed RSL feature, style modules, improving embedded
>> font handling and more.  He therefore is familiar with ActionScript and
>> the MXMLC code base as well.
>> Darrell and I first worked together in the late 1980's at Wang
>> Laboratories on a product called Freestyle.  We both were at Lotus/IBM at
>> the same time for a while, Darrell on Lotus Notes while I worked on
>> various other products including cc:Mail.  And after I joined Macromedia
>> to work on Flex, I encouraged Darrell to join me.
>> Welcome Darrell!
>> Alex Harui
>> Apache Flex PMC Chair

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