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From ant elder <ant.el...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [Discuss] Clarify the role of the Champion as an "incubation coordinator"
Date Wed, 18 Jan 2012 09:08:21 GMT
On Wed, Jan 18, 2012 at 12:17 AM, Sam Ruby <rubys@intertwingly.net> wrote:
> On Tue, Jan 17, 2012 at 5:18 PM, Christian Grobmeier
> <grobmeier@gmail.com> wrote:
>> On Tue, Jan 17, 2012 at 11:15 PM, Joe Schaefer <joe_schaefer@yahoo.com> wrote:
>>> I doubt writing some more documentation on
>>> some webpage about yet another set of responsibilities
>>> for yet another role will make a material
>>> difference to anyone's behavior.  Under Noel
>>> we have run the Incubator as a member entitlement
>>> program, and the generally poor quality of
>>> mentoring is the natural result of that.
>>
>> If we can't find a champion willing to do this task we shouldn't
>> accept the podling.
>> This levels the bar to enter the incubator, but probably helps that we
>> do not accept every podling which sounds cool.
>> Better less but well-cared podlings.
>
> I am choosing not to participate in this vote (my feeling is that in
> some cases it will definitely be helpful, in others it likely won't
> cause much harm, so treat my silence as +/- 0).
>
> But I am commenting on this thread (changing the subject line en
> passant) as I don't believe that one size fits all.  In particular, I
> think that ooo has benefited from having multiple active mentors.   I
> also believe that while that podling has quite a few challenges, being
> able to produce a full and complete report is not one of them.  I also
> sense a strong intent to graduate.
>
>> How to care on what we have now is another question.
>
> I expect this vote to pass, and if it does, I am willing to champion JSPWiki.
>

If its still here I was wondering about one of the Kato guys being
their champion ;)

   ...ant

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