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From Steven A Rowe <sar...@syr.edu>
Subject RE: [VOTE] Create Solr TLP
Date Tue, 26 Apr 2011 20:05:16 GMT
-1

I think real compromise is in order, rather than serial confrontation ending in divorce.

Steve

> -----Original Message-----
> From: yseeley@gmail.com [mailto:yseeley@gmail.com] On Behalf Of Yonik
> Seeley
> Sent: Tuesday, April 26, 2011 2:50 PM
> To: general@lucene.apache.org
> Subject: [VOTE] Create Solr TLP
> 
> A single merged project works only when people are relatively on the same
> page,
> and when people feel it's mutually beneficial.  Recent events make it
> clear that that
> is no longer the case.
> 
> Improvements to Solr have been recently blocked and reverted on the
> grounds that the new functionality was not immediately available to
> non-Solr users.
> This was obviously never part of the original idea (well actually - it
> was
> considered but rejected as too onerous).  But the past doesn't matter as
> much as the present - about how people chose to act and interpret
> things today.
> 
> https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/SOLR-2272
> http://markmail.org/message/unrvjfudcbgqatsy
> 
> Some people warned us against merging at the start, and I guess it
> turns out they were right.
> 
> I no longer feel it's in Solr's best interests to remain under the same
> PMC as Lucene-Java, and I know some other committers who have said
> they feel like Lucene got the short end of the stick.  But rather than
> arguing about who's right (maybe both?) since enough of us feel it's no
> longer
> mutually beneficial, we should stop fighting and just go our separate
> ways.
> 
> Please VOTE to create a new Apache Solr TLP.
> 
> Here's my +1
> 
> -Yonik
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