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From David Crossley <>
Subject Re: Announcing new committers via status.xml
Date Fri, 09 Jun 2006 16:13:25 GMT
Ross Gardler wrote:
> Should we add a new context to status.xml for projectAdmin? This would 
> include things like new committer announcements, changes to project 
> guidelines etc.

We already have an "admin" context in site-author/status.xml
Not sure what it is used for so far.

> I'm thinking specifically of the items that normally go into the board 
> report.
> We can then create a new rendering in the projectInfo plugin to create 
> the Board reports for the PMC Chair each time it is due. Should allow 
> the committers and chair to manage the board report as we go along and 
> thus save a little time when the deadline looms.

The board report is really about the health of the
community. It is the responsibility of the chair alone.

No need for a special rendering. I could just glean some info
from the "admin" context in the changes.html output.

Remembering to add stuff to status.xml as we go is the trick.


> Perhaps more importantly, we can map the progression of our project 
> guidelines etc.
> Ross

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