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From Maurizio Cucchiara <mcucchi...@apache.org>
Subject Re: Searching volunteer
Date Sat, 30 Jul 2011 11:30:58 GMT
Christian took the words right out of my mouth.

On 30 July 2011 13:27, Christian Grobmeier <grobmeier@gmail.com> wrote:
>> Yes, I don't have community, so I hoped to find it here.
>> BTW missing community does not mean that libraries are useless.
>
> Apache is not a library collection foundation, its all around community here
>
>> Imagero is still commercial library and is used by few big companies like
>> Agenzia Ansa. I decided to make it open source now.
>>
>> I really don't have much time to go through incubator process etc.
>> So again, I hope find here someone who could help me.
>
> All people here are pretty busy and have usually no time left.
>
> Bringing a lib through the incubator means to build up a community.
> Without community the library will not become a project in the future
> and go to attic. We have already some pretty cool code in the attic.
>
> At the moment I think you should put your source to github/googlecode
> and make some noise on it.
>
> Cheers,
> Christian
>
>
>> Andrey
>>
>>
>>
>>
>> -----Urspr√ľngliche Nachricht-----
>> Von: Marcel Offermans [mailto:marcel.offermans@luminis.nl]
>> Gesendet: Samstag, 30. Juli 2011 12:17
>> An: general@incubator.apache.org
>> Betreff: Re: Searching volunteer
>>
>> Hello Andrey,
>>
>> On 30 Jul 2011, at 10:07 , Andrey Kuznetsov wrote:
>>
>>> I am author of Imagero, JGUI, UIO and some other nice libraries.
>>> I want to transfer my work to Apache.
>>> However I don't have time and fortitude to do it by myself.
>>> So I search for someone who could do it for (or with) me.
>>
>> If you want these projects to become part of Apache, the standard process is
>> to write a proposal for them, and take them through incubation. During that
>> process, we will determine if there is a community supporting the codebase
>> and if you follow the ASF philosophy and guidelines for collaboration. The
>> best place to start reading is the incubator website
>> (http://incubator.apache.org/).
>>
>> I must be honest, if you state you're looking for someone else to take over,
>> it does not sound like you have a community to support these projects and
>> just transferring the code to Apache won't work.
>>
>> Greetings, Marcel
>>
>>
>>
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