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From Greg Reddin <>
Subject Re: Committer duties and information
Date Wed, 04 Jan 2012 20:21:26 GMT
On Wed, Jan 4, 2012 at 2:08 PM, Jonathan Campos <> wrote:
> Roy Fielding had a great analogy/answer.
> The main idea is that this is that we are throwing a party, not running a
> business with free labor. So people need to be energized about what they
> are doing, they aren't there to be given tasks.
> As such there is no roadmap. You may come up with a great idea and start
> working on it, then when other people see what you are doing they may join.
> Over time your idea snowballs and gets added in, but this doesn't mean that
> there is a formal roadmap for people to sit at and program away against.

That basically uses fewer words to say what I was trying to say :-)

Of course, it doesn't mean you can't have a roadmap. It just means if
someone wants to go off-roading we won't try to stop them.


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