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From Jeff Zhang <zjf...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [VOTE] Pig to become a top level Apache project
Date Thu, 19 Aug 2010 01:00:20 GMT

On Wed, Aug 18, 2010 at 10:34 AM, Alan Gates <gates@yahoo-inc.com> wrote:
> Earlier this week I began a discussion on Pig becoming a TLP
> (http://bit.ly/byD7L8 ).  All of the received feedback was positive.  So,
> let's have a formal vote.
> I propose we move Pig to a top level Apache project.
> I propose that the initial PMC of this project be the list of all currently
> active Pig committers (http://hadoop.apache.org/pig/whoweare.html ) as of 18
> August 2010.
> I nominate Olga Natkovich as the chair of the PMC.  (PMC chairs have no more
> power than other PMC members, but they are responsible for writing regular
> reports for the Apache board, assigning rights to new committers, etc.)
> I propose that as part of the resolution that will be forwarded to the
> Apache board we include that one of the first tasks of the new Pig PMC will
> be to adopt bylaws for the governance of the project.
> Alan.
> P.S.
> If this vote passes, the next step is that the proposal will be forwarded to
> the Hadoop PMC for discussion and vote.
> If the Hadoop PMC vote passes, a formal resolution is then drafted (see
> http://bit.ly/bvOTRq for an example resolution) and sent to the Apache
> board.
> The Apache board will then vote on whether to make Pig a TLP.

Best Regards

Jeff Zhang

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