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From Christian Grobmeier <grobme...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Mesos - Shepherd's report
Date Sat, 12 Jan 2013 20:57:47 GMT
On a side note:
if you want access to the wiki, no problem. Just mail your wiki name
from this wiki:
http://wiki.apache.org/incubator/
to genera@, and one of us will (hopefully) add you to the contributors
group, which will allow you to post/edit your reports (and other
stuff)

Cheers
Christian

On Fri, Jan 11, 2013 at 9:04 PM, Andy Konwinski <andyk@berkeley.edu> wrote:
> I've updated the wiki with the report text that Ben wrote. Thanks Ben!
> Also, thanks Alan for your friendly nudge.
>
> Andy
>
>
> On Fri, Jan 11, 2013 at 10:41 AM, Alan Cabrera <list@toolazydogs.com> wrote:
>
>> Sure!  I'll add it this morning.
>>
>>
>> Regards,
>> Alan
>>
>> On Jan 11, 2013, at 10:26 AM, Benjamin Hindman wrote:
>>
>> > Hi Alan,
>> >
>> > I don't have access to update the wiki. Is that something that you can
>> help
>> > me resolve? In the mean time, I pinged one of the other committers
>> > yesterday to update the wiki with the following report (but haven't heard
>> > anything back yet):
>> >
>> >
>> ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
>> >
>> > Three most important issues to address in the move towards graduation:
>> >
>> > 1. Add more committers (see "issues" below).
>> > 2. Do more releases (see "issues" below).
>> > 3. Grow community (do more meetups and try and get more people interested
>> > in hacking on codebase rather than just using the software).
>> >
>> > Any issues that the Incubator PMC (IPMC) or ASF Board wish/need to be
>> aware
>> > of?
>> >
>> > We've had issues getting enough votes for adding committers and doing
>> > releases. We recently added a new mentor (thank you Jakob Homan!) who
>> > promptly helped out on one of our stalled releases, but we still have yet
>> > to conclude a committer vote (to be clear, the vote has received
>> unanimous
>> > +1's from all existing committers, but nothing from any mentors).
>> >
>> > How has the community developed since the last report?
>> >
>> > We performed a "meetup" at AirBnB which drew a large crowd. The mailing
>> > list continued to be active in December. People are generally interested
>> > and excited about the project, but we have not gotten very many
>> developers
>> > working in the codebase. We hope to rectify this in the coming months by
>> > holding some developer specific meetups to talk about working on and
>> > contributing to the project.
>> >
>> > How has the project developed since the last report?
>> >
>> > There were a considerable number of bug fixes, especially around the use
>> of
>> > Linux cgroups for doing resource isolation. There was also a lot of work
>> > done on the slave/worker component of the system to enable upgrading
>> Mesos
>> > without killing all tasks/processes that it is managing. See
>> > https://reviews.apache.org/dashboard/?view=to-group&group=mesos.
>> >
>> >
>> > On Fri, Jan 11, 2013 at 10:01 AM, Alan Cabrera <list@toolazydogs.com>
>> wrote:
>> >
>> >> No report filed.  No mentor interaction to get report out.
>> >>
>> >> With that said, the project seems pretty active.  I'm wondering why they
>> >> haven't graduated yet.  With that said, the project needs more than one
>> >> mentor, IMHO.
>> >>
>> >>
>> >> Regards,
>> >> Alan
>> >>
>> >>
>>
>>



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