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From "robert burrell donkin" <robertburrelldon...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Incubator policy
Date Wed, 04 Apr 2007 20:50:20 GMT
On 4/4/07, Craig L Russell <Craig.Russell@sun.com> wrote:

<snip>

> Sorry, you are absolutely correct.

+1

> On Apr 4, 2007, at 10:04 AM, Matthias Wessendorf wrote:

<snip>

> > can we move these kind of discussions to a new thread?
> > This was the original vote thread and it might be hard to keep track
> > for those that wanna vote. Feel free to do ;-)

<snip>

> >> > I claim complete insanity and temporal lobe confusion since Henning
> >> > writes; "As a mentor", which should read as "As a future mentor" or
> >> > "As a
> >> > mentor candidate"...
> >> >
> >> > Craig, since I know you are a lot into Incubator docs, either tell
> >> > me where to
> >> > fix the 'typo' in that paragraph, or change the pluralis forms to;
> >>
> >> Sadly, the paragraph in question is in the Incubator policy page that
> >> is still at [1]. In order to change it, an affirmative VOTE of the
> >> IPMC is required. And it's hard to get a vote through... See [2] and
> >> [3].

+1

energy required, yes but in the end only 3 +1's required

> >> > "the Podling's Mentors become members of the Incubator PMC (should
> >> > they not
> >> > already be one)."
> >> > -----------^^^
> >> > Also, can "one" refer to "they" in english?? Should it be "that"
> >> > instead?
> >>
> >> I'd say "Upon acceptance by the Incubator PMC, the Podling's Mentors
> >> who are not already members, become members of the Incubator PMC."

+1

> >> This needs to be a bigger change than one paragraph. There used to be
> >> a mentor, but based on recent discussions in the Incubator, at least
> >> three Mentors are recommended. But there's not been a change to the
> >> Incubator policy or guides to reflect this.
> >>
> >> So you (or your designate ;-) will need to change a few places in the
> >> Incubator in order to make it consistent. And then file an issue in
> >> JIRA and call a VOTE.

+1

submit a patch :-)

> >> If you're going to be in Amsterdam for ApacheCon, we could get a
> >> quorum of Incubator PMC and get some things done at the Hackathon.
> >> Maybe advertise it as an Incubatorthon?

+1

- robert

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