incubator-general mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From "Yoav Shapira" <yo...@apache.org>
Subject Re: [POLICY] Lazy account creation [WAS Re: [VOTE] Accept OpenJPA as an Incubator Podling]
Date Sun, 19 Mar 2006 22:15:12 GMT
+1 to the general idea.

Yoav

On 3/19/06, robert burrell donkin <robertburrelldonkin@gmail.com> wrote:
> On 3/19/06, Jacek Laskowski <eljotpl@gmail.com> wrote:
> > 2006/3/19, robert burrell donkin <robertburrelldonkin@gmail.com>:
> > > On 3/19/06, Geir Magnusson Jr <geir@pobox.com> wrote:
> > > > What we'll probably do is run it like we're running Harmony.  The list
> > > > of committers on the proposal are the people we expect to show up, but
> > > > we won't be creating accounts by default - we'll need to have each
> > > > person say "yes, I'm ready and will be contributing immediately" before
> > > > making the account for them.
> > >
> > > this seems a useful tradition: is it too early to codified this into policy?
> >
> > Before it goes to the policy, could someone explain me who's going to
> > accept those who's claimed 'yes'? Possibly mentors? Are they 'we' in
> > Geir's email? Will they - mentors - commit incoming patches? There
> > must be someone who will do it.
> >
> > I liked the idea at the first sight, but then lots of questions came in.
>
> i'm assuming that the initial mentors consistute the initial ppmc and
> vote people from the list as committers when they show up. seems a
> good way to get used to the usual apache process. could be a useful
> way to get to know folks as well if people feel like posting potted
> bios or blog urls.
>
> but hopefully gier or leo will jump in and explain how it worked in harmony...
>
> - robert
>
> ---------------------------------------------------------------------
> To unsubscribe, e-mail: general-unsubscribe@incubator.apache.org
> For additional commands, e-mail: general-help@incubator.apache.org
>
>


--
Yoav Shapira
Nimalex LLC
1 Mifflin Place, Suite 310
Cambridge, MA, USA
yoavs@computer.org / www.yoavshapira.com

---------------------------------------------------------------------
To unsubscribe, e-mail: general-unsubscribe@incubator.apache.org
For additional commands, e-mail: general-help@incubator.apache.org


Mime
View raw message