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From Martin Sebor <se...@roguewave.com>
Subject Re: Mentors and members (was: Re: Mentors On IPMC [WAS Re: [Vote] RCF proposal
Date Thu, 05 Apr 2007 17:53:21 GMT
Henning Schmiedehausen wrote:
> Well,
> 
> incubator policy is able to contradict itself on one and the same page:

FWIW, the two statements aren't contradictory. "At least one"
doesn't imply "not all." The second requirement is simply a
strengthening of the first one ;-)

I do agree that the text could be worded better.

Martin

> 
> http://incubator.apache.org/incubation/Incubation_Policy.html
> 
> [...]
> Acceptance By Incubator
> [...]
> * the Mentors, nominated by the Sponsor, who will guide the Candidate
> through the Incubation Process. At least one nominated Mentor MUST be a
> member of the Apache Software Foundation.
> 
> [...]
> 
> Roles Defined
>  Mentor
> [...]
> A Mentor is a role undertaken by a permanent member of the Apache
> Software Foundation and is chosen by the Sponsor to actively lead in the
> discharge of their duties (listed above).
> 
> [...]
> 
> So what is it? A mentor must be a member or at least one mentor must be
> a member? 
> 
> 	Confused
> 		Henning
> 
> 
> 
> On Wed, 2007-04-04 at 13:57 +0100, robert burrell donkin wrote:
>> On 4/4/07, Niclas Hedhman <niclas@hedhman.org> wrote:
>>> On Wednesday 04 April 2007 02:01, Henning Schmiedehausen wrote:
>>>> As a mentor, I do obviously approve this process.
>>>>
>>>> +1 (non-binding, as I am not an Incubator PMC member. As I understand,
>>>> if this proposal goes through, I do become one, don't I?)
>>> AFAIK, you *must* be on the IPMC to be a mentor.
>> yes but prospective mentors need not be
>>
>> AIUI mentors must be members and should be drafted onto the IPMC by
>> the proposal motion
>>
>> - robert
>>
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