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From Simon Nash <n...@hursley.ibm.com>
Subject Re: Graduation: how do we check "three or more independent committers" ?
Date Tue, 16 Oct 2007 23:05:55 GMT

Matt Hogstrom wrote:

> Not to go down a rat hole but I think that clarifying the  affiliations 
> needs some refinement.  On Apache Geronimo we have a few  committers 
> that work for IBM but their participation is not part of  their day 
> job.  Would the committer in question for this situation  state that 
> they are independent?  I'm looking for clarification as I  expect that 
> this same situation may exist for other incubator  projects and like 
> Matthieu I would be concerned about creating a set  of hard rules where 
> what I think we're looking for is project  independence based on 
> individual merit and contribution.
> 
Good point, Matt.  This applies to Tuscany as well.

   Simon

> 
> On Oct 13, 2007, at 3:43 AM, Bertrand Delacretaz wrote:
> 
>> Do we have a solid process for checking this?
>>
>> I'm not sure we do - each project's status page (like [1] for example)
>> contains the "Are there three or more independent committers?"
>> question, but unless I'm missing something we don't have a defined way
>> of checking this.
>>
>> The simplest way to fix this might be to include, in the graduation
>> vote requests, the list of active committers and affiliations, so that
>> people can check it if they want.
>>
>> -Bertrand
>>
>> [1] http://incubator.apache.org/projects/tika.html
>>
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