hadoop-general mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Nigel Daley <nda...@mac.com>
Subject Re: [VOTE] Avro as TLP?
Date Wed, 07 Apr 2010 18:42:31 GMT
+1

Cheers,
Nige

> On 04/06/2010 01:15 PM, Doug Cutting wrote:
>> Please vote as to whether you think Avro should become a top-level
>> Apache project, as mentioned previously on this list.
>>
>> I've included below a draft board resolution. It lists all current
>> committers as the initial members of the project management committee
>> (PMC) and Matt Massie as the initial chair.
>>
>> Does the Hadoop PMC support sending this proposal on to the board?
>>
>> Thanks,
>>
>> Doug
>>
>> ------------
>>
>> X. Establish the Apache Avro Project
>>
>> WHEREAS, the Board of Directors deems it to be in the best
>> interests of the Foundation and consistent with the
>> Foundation's purpose to establish a Project Management
>> Committee charged with the creation and maintenance of
>> open-source software related to data serialization
>> for distribution at no charge to the public.
>>
>> NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that a Project Management
>> Committee (PMC), to be known as the "Apache Avro Project",
>> be and hereby is established pursuant to Bylaws of the
>> Foundation; and be it further
>>
>> RESOLVED, that the Apache Avro Project be and hereby is
>> responsible for the creation and maintenance of software
>> related to data serialization; and be it further
>>
>> RESOLVED, that the office of "Vice President, Apache Avro" be
>> and hereby is created, the person holding such office to
>> serve at the direction of the Board of Directors as the chair
>> of the Apache Avro Project, and to have primary responsibility
>> for management of the projects within the scope of
>> responsibility of the Apache Avro Project; and be it further
>>
>> RESOLVED, that the persons listed immediately below be and
>> hereby are appointed to serve as the initial members of the
>> Apache Avro Project:
>>
>> * Doug Cutting <cutting@apache.org>
>> * Jeff Hammerbacher <hammer@apache.org>
>> * Jeff Hodges <jmhodges@apache.org>
>> * Matt Massie <massie@apache.org>
>> * Philip Zeyliger <philz@apache.org>
>> * Scott Banachowski <sbanacho@apache.org>
>> * Scott Carey <scottcarey@apache.org>
>> * Sharad Agarwal <sharadag@apache.org>
>> * Thiruvalluvan M. G. <thiru@apache.org>
>>
>> NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that Matt Massie
>> be appointed to the office of Vice President, Apache Avro, to
>> serve in accordance with and subject to the direction of the
>> Board of Directors and the Bylaws of the Foundation until
>> death, resignation, retirement, removal or disqualification,
>> or until a successor is appointed; and be it further
>>
>> RESOLVED, that the initial Apache Avro PMC be and hereby is
>> tasked with the creation of a set of bylaws intended to
>> encourage open development and increased participation in the
>> Apache Avro Project; and be it further
>>
>> RESOLVED, that the Apache Avro Project be and hereby
>> is tasked with the migration and rationalization of the Apache
>> Hadoop Avro sub-project; and be it further
>>
>> RESOLVED, that all responsibilities pertaining to the Apache
>> Hadoop Avro sub-project encumbered upon the
>> Apache Hadoop Project are hereafter discharged.
>>

Mime
View raw message