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From drew <d...@baseanswers.com>
Subject Re: [PROPOSAL] Starting the graduation process
Date Tue, 29 May 2012 17:18:13 GMT
On Tue, 2012-05-29 at 13:15 -0400, Rob Weir wrote:
> On Tue, May 29, 2012 at 12:16 PM, drew <drew@baseanswers.com> wrote:
> > On Mon, 2012-05-28 at 14:50 -0500, Pedro Giffuni wrote:
> >> On 05/28/12 14:25, Rob Weir wrote:
> >> > On Mon, May 28, 2012 at 2:45 PM, Pedro Giffuni<pfg@apache.org>  wrote:
> >> >> Hi Rob;
> >> >>
> >> >>
> >> >> On 05/28/12 13:10, Rob Weir wrote:
> >> >>> I'd like to start the graduation process, with the aim of being
a TLP
> >> >>> in time for the 3.4.1 release.
> >> >>>
> >> >>> The IPMC has a "Guide to Successful Graduation" page with a lot
of
> >> >>> detail and advice:  http://incubator.apache.org/guides/graduation.html
> >> >>>
> >> >>> The calendar here is especially useful:
> >> >>> http://incubator.apache.org/guides/graduation.html#toplevel
> >> >>>
> >> >>> It shows 4 steps:
> >> >>>
> >> >>> 1) a vote on ooo-dev (a community vote) on whether we want to graduate
now
> >> >>>
> >> >>> 2) a discussion on ooo-dev leading to the draft of a charter for
the new
> >> >>> TLP
> >> >>>
> >> >>> 3) an IPMC vote on whether or not to recommend the podling for
graduation
> >> >>>
> >> >>> 4) a vote by the ASF Board on a resolution creating the new TLP
> >> >>>
> >> >>> This thread is just a proposal.  It is not the actual vote called
for
> >> >>> in #1 above.  But I'd like to gauge current sentiment.  Are we
all +1
> >> >>> for going ahead?  If not, please list what pre-graduation tasks
you
> >> >>> believe need to be done first.
> >> >>>
> >> >>> Thanks!
> >> >>>
> >> >>> -Rob
> >> >>
> >> >> A reminder of a small, but IMHO significant, technical issue:
> >> >>
> >> >> We do have to take the category-B tarballs out of the tree
> >> >> before graduation.
> >> >>
> >> > Do we?   If I recall, there were multiple views on this and no
> >> > consensus.  But you are welcome to make a concrete proposal.
> >>
> >> Yes the situation was specifically postponed as a graduation
> >> issue, I am not going through that discussion again.
> >>
> >> I made a concrete proposal with two alternatives:
> >>
> >> - They are moved to a friendly ftp/http site.
> >> - I step down from the PPMC to avoid the community
> >> the pain of a -1 vote.
> >
> > Please do not do the second - I know that someone was putting forward
> > the idea that a -1 vote on the first RC was enough to disqualify that
> > person from serving on the PMC but that was something that I can't
> > believe people in general would agree with.
> >
> 
> A citation, please?

Juergen talking about the fellow that didn't think a trranslation
(Finish I think it was) was up to date - if you want me to search the
archive I will but it is there.

//drew

> 
> >
> >
> >>
> >> Pedro.
> >>
> >
> >
> 



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