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From Stanislaw Osinski <>
Subject Re: svn commit: r1103709 - in /lucene/java/site: docs/whoweare.html docs/whoweare.pdf src/documentation/content/xdocs/whoweare.xml
Date Mon, 16 May 2011 14:08:47 GMT
Hi Mark,

Thanks for clarifying the difference between contrib and full committers, I
was probably too shy to subscribe myself to the latter group right away :-)
For the time being, I'll most likely stick with maintaining the clustering
bit and will consult you guys if I have something to contribute in the other
areas of the code.


On Mon, May 16, 2011 at 15:41, Mark Miller <> wrote:

> Stanislav - we certainly nominated you in the spirit of maintaining the
> carrot2 contrib, but you are still a full committer. We have decided to stop
> adding new Contrib committers. A full committer may be someone that only
> works on part of the project. IMO, a full committer might be someone that
> only has commit bits so that he can update the website! We trust full
> committers to only mess with what they are comfortable with. So we trust
> that you will stick to Carrot2 or other areas you are strong in, and that if
> you want to move into other code, you will do so intelligently. Essentially,
> by making you a Committer, we are mostly just saying - "we trust you".
> But you are a full committer and not a contrib committer. We no longer mint
> new contrib committers.
> - Mark Miller
> Lucene/Solr User Conference
> May 25-26, San Francisco
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