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From Rob Weir <>
Subject Re: [DISCUSS]: next step towards graduation
Date Mon, 08 Oct 2012 16:06:40 GMT
On Mon, Oct 8, 2012 at 10:59 AM, Dennis E. Hamilton <> wrote:
> The proposed PMC chair is not an officer of the PPMC.  The PPMC has no chair.
> I suppose the updated graduation resolution would need to be balloted here.  Then the
IPMC can vote on it on their list for graduation.
> Also, all of the things that a PPMC is supposed to have been done need to be checked
off somewhere - on the podling status page, I expect.
> Meanwhile ...
> Different question.
> I nose around in the Symphony code from time to time and I notice there is no reflection
of the grant and availability under ALv2 has occurred.

We were notified that the grant was received.

> Is it expected that something be done about that?  There are files that are
>   - still under Sun LGPL license,
>   - some that add an IBM License and copyright under private license
>   - some that claim an IBM Copyright and provide no license whatsoever,
>     although there is a notice concerning government use

Yes, this needs to be cleaned up before any of this is part of a
release.  But it is not a graduation issue.  Remember, an SGA may come
from anywhere, at any time, before graduation or after graduation.
This is blessing, not a problem.  But the code does need to be
reviewed and brought in line with policy before it can be part of a


>  - Dennis
> -----Original Message-----
> From: J├╝rgen Schmidt []
> Sent: Monday, October 08, 2012 04:45
> To:
> Subject: [DISCUSS]: next step towards graduation
> Hi,
> we made good progress towards graduation and I would like to discuss the
> next steps.
> - we have selected the initial PMC roster
> - we have selected a PMC chair (vote finished, result summary out
> standing but we have a clear vote for Andrea Pescetti)
> - graduation resolution already updated with PMC roster and preliminary
> with the PMC chair
> Next steps to reach potentially the October board meeting:
> - start IPMC vote, who will trigger this? Should it or have it be
> triggered by the new PMC chair?
> I hope we can start this IPMC vote on Tuesday or Wednesday latest.
> Anything else we need?
> Juergen

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