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From Craig L Russell <Craig.Russ...@Sun.COM>
Subject Re: [VOTE] 72-hour lazy consensus for podling committer + PPMC member votes (was: INCUBATOR-57 aka IPMC votes...)
Date Mon, 23 Jun 2008 21:11:49 GMT
I've updated https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/INCUBATOR-57 with  
the changes proposed by Justin, Noel, and Bill. Please take a look.

Craig

On Jun 23, 2008, at 12:56 PM, William A. Rowe, Jr. wrote:

> Daniel Kulp wrote:
>> Umm... why "no binding -1 votes"?   I thought adding a committer  
>> wasn't a vetoable thing, just code modifications.   This should be  
>> a majority approval vote thing. (with it linked to http://www.apache.org/foundation/glossary.html#MajorityApproval

>>  for details)
>
> A -1 should be triggering a proper review of the objection.  If it's  
> legit,
> several +1's will become -1's, but understanding why that vote was  
> cast
> (maybe obstructionism, maybe personal bias, maybe an unhealthy  
> community)
> will help the incubator understand if the project is on track to  
> graduate
> and manage itself.
>
> So the "no binding -1's" just triggers a proper review and vote, no  
> longer
> just lazy consensus.  It doesn't happen often and needs to be  
> reviewed.
>
> Bill
>
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Craig Russell
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