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From Todd Lipcon <t...@cloudera.com>
Subject Re: Time for graduation?
Date Mon, 23 Oct 2017 18:17:01 GMT
Thanks for setting this up, Jim! Can confirm that the vote request came
through.

-Todd

On Mon, Oct 23, 2017 at 11:14 AM, Jim Apple <jbapple@cloudera.com> wrote:

> I have sent out the Chair election ballot via steve.apache.org to people
> who will be listed in our resolution as PMC members, via email addresses (@
> apache.org). Please vote. The vote closes Friday.
>
> On Fri, Oct 20, 2017 at 10:19 PM, Jim Apple <jbapple@cloudera.com> wrote:
>
> > I have a resolution with a blank space for chair, and the community voted
> > unanimously to graduate.
> >
> > I also have a set of people who will make up the PMC (should we
> graduate),
> > based on their responses to the email I sent.
> >
> > We have two volunteers for PMC chair. I'll call a vote with potential PMC
> > members as voters, starting on Monday using https://steve.apache.org/,
> > following examples from other ASF projects.
> >
> > On Thu, Oct 12, 2017 at 3:24 PM, Jim Apple <jbapple@cloudera.com> wrote:
> >
> >> I think it would be a good time to graduate. I'm very proud of the
> >> progress the community has made in terms of acting in an Apache way.
> >>
> >> Some logistics:
> >>
> >> I would be happy to serve as an initial chair.
> >>
> >> I'll draft a resolution, with a blank space for chair. This doesn't mean
> >> we have to agree now is the time to graduate, but we'll have it
> available
> >> for discussion and revision whenever we are ready.
> >>
> >> If we decide to graduate now, maybe we could email everyone who is on
> the
> >> PPMC, ccing private@, to see if they are still interested in being on
> >> the PMC, and taking no response to mean "yes" until we hear otherwise,
> in
> >> case someone is on vacation away from email, or in the hospital, or
> >> something.
> >>
> >> Also, mentors are traditionally included in a graduating podling's PMC,
> >> right?
> >>
> >> On Thu, Oct 12, 2017 at 2:17 PM, Todd Lipcon <todd@apache.org> wrote:
> >>
> >>> Hey Impala community,
> >>>
> >>> It's been a while that all of the Impala infrastructure has been moved
> >>> over, and the community appears to be functioning healthily, generating
> >>> new
> >>> releases on a regular cadence as well as adding new committers and PPMC
> >>> members. All of the branding stuff seems great, and the user mailing
> list
> >>> has a healthy amount of traffic and a good track record of answering
> >>> questions when they come up.
> >>>
> >>> As a mentor I think it's probably time to discuss graduation. The
> project
> >>> is already functioning in the same way as your typical Apache TLP and
> it
> >>> seems like it's time to become one.
> >>>
> >>> Any thoughts? If everyone is on board, the next step would be:
> >>>
> >>> 1. Pick the initial PMC chair for the TLP. According to the published
> >>> Impala Bylaws it seems that this is meant to rotate annually, so no
> need
> >>> to
> >>> stress too much about it.
> >>>
> >>> A couple obvious choices here would be Marcel (as the original founder
> of
> >>> the project) or perhaps Jim (who has done yeoman's work on a lot of the
> >>> incubation process, podling reports, etc). Others could certainly
> >>> volunteer
> >>> or be nominated as well.
> >>>
> >>> 2. Draft a Resolution for the PPMC and IPMC to vote upon.
> >>> -- the resolution would include the above-decided chair as well as the
> >>> list
> >>> of initial PMC, etc.
> >>> -- the Initial PMC could be just the current list of PPMC, or you could
> >>> consider adding others at this point as well.
> >>>
> >>>
> >>> I can help with the above process but figured I'd solicit opinions
> first
> >>> on
> >>> whether the communit feels it's ready to graduate.
> >>>
> >>> Thanks
> >>> Todd
> >>>
> >>
> >>
> >
>



-- 
Todd Lipcon
Software Engineer, Cloudera

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