incubator-ooo-dev mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Rob Weir <robw...@apache.org>
Subject Re: [PROPOSAL] Starting the graduation process
Date Tue, 29 May 2012 17:15:08 GMT
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?

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

Mime
View raw message