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From Jim Jagielski <...@jaguNET.com>
Subject Re: [DISCUSS] Usergrid BaaS Stack for Apache Incubator
Date Tue, 24 Sep 2013 20:29:25 GMT
On Wed, Sep 25, 2013 at 02:23:34AM +0600, Alex Karasulu wrote:
>    On Wed, Sep 25, 2013 at 2:14 AM, Jim Jagielski <[1]jim@jagunet.com> wrote:
> 
>      On Wed, Sep 25, 2013 at 01:59:21AM +0600, Alex Karasulu wrote:
>      > On Wed, Sep 25, 2013 at 1:34 AM, Jim Jagielski <[2]jim@jagunet.com>
>      wrote:
>      >
>      > > On Tue, Sep 24, 2013 at 02:40:19PM +0200, Lieven Govaerts wrote:
>      > > > On Tue, Sep 24, 2013 at 1:25 PM, Jim Jagielski
>      <[3]jim@jagunet.com> wrote:
>      > > > > Alex, if people want to join and add themselves as
>      > > > > committers, then they can. The bar to entry for podlings
>      > > > > during the initial proposal stage is "I'm interested" :)
>      > > >
>      > > > Is there some more background available on why the barrier is set
>      this
>      > > > low in the incubator? It seems unnatural to me. A large part of
>      > > > incubation of course is to attract new committers, but why not let
>      the
>      > > > podling decide on which barrier it wants to use?
>      > >
>      > > I said "initial proposal stage." After accepted and it actually
>      becomes
>      > > a podling then, of course, the podling decides how high or low that
>      > > bar is.
>      > >
>      > > But we aren't talking about that.
>      > >
>      >
>      > So during the "initial proposal stage" anyone who volunteers goes in
>      > without having to contribute? There's no input from the perspective
>      > podliing?
>      >
> 
>      How can they have contributed if its a new podling?
> 
>    So fill the bus with anybody who volunteers? That does not sound
>    meritocratic.

As Champion of the proposal, I felt it was the Right Thing. I didn't
say filling the bus was going to happen, but rather people who
expressed a sincere interest, I was, as Champion, OK in adding
them.

Tell you what: Since you feel so strongly, I no longer volunteer
to Champion the proposal. You will have to find someone else.

> 
>    OK in the immortal words of a friend, I'm going to just be a committer on
>    every podling from now on.**
> 
>    --
>    Best Regards,
>    -- Alex
> 
> References
> 
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>    3. mailto:jim@jagunet.com

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