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From <Milind.Bhandar...@emc.com>
Subject Re: abandoning 22 - was: Content request for 0.20.205 Sustaining Release
Date Fri, 09 Sep 2011 21:08:44 GMT
Has anyone seen the RM for 0.22 lately ?

- milind

On 9/9/11 1:46 PM, "Roy T. Fielding" <fielding@gbiv.com> wrote:

>On Sep 9, 2011, at 11:08 AM, Eli Collins wrote:
>> The release manager - not the developers - are responsible for and
>> have the final say as to what patches get merge to their branch.
>That is simply false.  At no time is any individual responsible for
>any part of Apache subversion, no matter how obscure the branch.
>No RM has the final say on anything other than their own work.
>That is, they can choose not to produce a release candidate.
>Furthermore, at no time whatsoever does any person "own" the job
>of being RM -- there can be five active RMs on a single branch,
>each producing release candidates based on what is in subversion
>at the particular time that they decide to tag and build.
>> If the RM wants all this work they need to either corral the developers
>> to do the merging or do the merging themselves. In short, it's their
>> responsibility to get people to invest in the branch.
>That is true of anyone, on or off the PMC -- not just the RM.

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