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From Martin Sebor <se...@roguewave.com>
Subject Re: [VOTE] Change "Mentor" to "Mentors" in Incubator Policy
Date Mon, 21 May 2007 21:53:20 GMT
Out of curiosity, what form does the reporting to the Sponsor
and Incubator PMC take? If it's in writing and public, where
can the rest of the podling community see it?

Martin

Craig L Russell wrote:
> Would this be ok?
> 
> Change
> 
> Mentors are chosen by the Sponsor to actively monitor the podling, guide 
> the podling in the Apache Way, and report its status to the Sponsor and 
> the Incubator PMC. All Mentors must be members of the Incubator PMC. A 
> Mentor has responsibilities toward the Incubator PMC, the Sponsor, and 
> the community of the assigned Podling.
> 
> to
> 
> A Podling has one or more Mentors, one of which MUST be an Apache 
> Member. Mentors are chosen by the Sponsor to actively monitor the 
> podling, guide the podling in the Apache Way, and report its status to 
> the Sponsor and the Incubator PMC. All Mentors must be members of the 
> Incubator PMC. A Mentor has responsibilities toward the Incubator PMC, 
> the Sponsor, and the community of the assigned Podling.
> 
> If this works for you, I can post an updated patch and re-vote.
> 
> Craig
> 
> On May 21, 2007, at 1:21 PM, Justin Erenkrantz wrote:
> 
>> On 5/21/07, Jim Jagielski <jim@jagunet.com> wrote:
>>> There is, afaik, still some people who think that having
>>> more than one Mentor is unwise (the old saw is more than
>>> one mentor means no mentors)... If a podling wishes
>>> to have just 1, we should honor that, I think.
>>>
>>> Therefore I would think some sort of statement such
>>> as "The term 'Mentor' is not designed to be either
>>> singular or plural, and can either mean a single Mentor
>>> or a group of Mentors" or some such thing...
>>>
>>> I'm not ready to vote on it yet...
>>
>> Ditto to Jim's comments - multiple mentors are nice, but should not be
>> a requirement.  -- justin
>>
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> 
> Craig Russell
> Architect, Sun Java Enterprise System http://java.sun.com/products/jdo
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> P.S. A good JDO? O, Gasp!
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