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From Joe Schaefer <joe_schae...@yahoo.com>
Subject Re: [lucy-dev] 0.1.0 release prep
Date Fri, 20 May 2011 19:57:41 GMT
+1!



----- Original Message ----
> From: "Mattmann, Chris A (388J)" <chris.a.mattmann@jpl.nasa.gov>
> To: "Mattmann, Chris A (388J)" <chris.a.mattmann@jpl.nasa.gov>
> Cc: "lucy-dev@incubator.apache.org" <lucy-dev@incubator.apache.org>
> Sent: Fri, May 20, 2011 3:56:05 PM
> Subject: Re: [lucy-dev] 0.1.0 release prep
> 
> OK, let me be more clear and concrete -- I'm will cut it before or at the  
>latest, by EOD Sunday. That's what I meant.
> 
> Cheers,
> Chris
> 
> On  May 20, 2011, at 12:51 PM, Mattmann, Chris A (388J) wrote:
> 
> > On May  20, 2011, at 12:37 PM, Joe Schaefer wrote:
> > 
> >> No more stalling  Chris.  We're currently in a code freeze
> >> because you have  dropped the ball on this release.  It's
> >> time you recognized  that and stepped aside.
> > 
> > Get over yourself Joe. I've got no time  for your attitude. If you are so 
>desperate and hindered having just come onto  Lucy with the lack of an RC, then 
>go cut one yourself.
> > 
> >  Cheers,
> > Chris
> > 
> >> 
> >> 
> >> -----  Original Message ----
> >>> From: "Mattmann, Chris A (388J)" <chris.a.mattmann@jpl.nasa.gov>
> >>>  To: "lucy-dev@incubator.apache.org"  <lucy-dev@incubator.apache.org>
> >>>  Sent: Fri, May 20, 2011 3:23:05 PM
> >>> Subject: Re: [lucy-dev]  0.1.0 release prep
> >>> 
> >>> Yep, agreed Marvin, +1. 
> >>> 
> >>> If I don't get to it by this weekend, happy  to  have you (but more happy

>if 
>
> >>> someone else :-) )  does  it!
> >>> 
> >>> Cheers,
> >>>  Chris
> >>> 
> >>> On May 20, 2011, at 11:58 AM, Marvin  Humphrey  wrote:
> >>> 
> >>>> On Fri, May 06, 2011  at 07:54:24AM -0700, Mattmann, Chris A  (388J)
 
>wrote:
> >>>>> Sure I'll try and spend some time this weekend  on  it...
> >>>> 
> >>>> Ping.  :)
> >>>> 
> >>>> It's been two weeks, and I   don't think it makes sense to wait any

>longer.
> >>>> Chris, if you  don't  anticipate your schedule allowing you to roll
the 
> >>>  release
> >>>> artifacts and  call the PPMC vote within one  week from today, I volunteer

>to 
>
> >>> be
> >>>>  Release  Manager.
> >>>> 
> >>>> The way Lucy's  release institutions have been set up,  the Release

>Manager 
>
> >>> role
> >>>> is minimal and  mechanical.
> >>>> 
> >>>> * You barely need to know  anything about Lucy.
> >>>> *  You don't need to know  Perl.
> >>>> * Our release tarball is nothing more  than an  archive of an svn export.
> >>>> * Aside from bumping the  version  number and inserting a release date,
> >>>>   release prep is the  collective responsibility of the community rather

> >>> than
> >>>>  the  RM (and has been  completed for 0.1.0).
> >>>> * Quality control is the   responsibility of the PPMC -- the RM doesn't

>even
> >>>>  need  to  inspect the source tree (at least not while wearing the RM
 
>hat).
> >>>> 
> >>>> Here's what the RM  needs:
> >>>> 
> >>>> * Lucy   commitership.
> >>>> * Some familiarity with Apache institutions  such as  voting and the
> >>>>   Incubator.
> >>>> * A Unixy  OS.
> >>>> * Enough  expertise in svn, gpg etc. to follow the ReleaseGuide   recipe.
> >>>> 
> >>>> Things have been arranged this  way because it's in  Lucy's interest
to 
>have
> >>>> many  release managers over time and to avoid  burning them out.  The
fact 
>
> >>> that
> >>>> our first RM was likely to be   someone who's not an active developer
was
> >>>> helpful for  enforcing  discipline and ensuring that we could not fall

>back 
>
> >>  to
> >>>> relying on  closely held  expertise.
> >>>> 
> >>>> Chris, you've been active as  a Mentor;  I hope that you will find time

to
> >>>> review the  artifacts, and that you  will eventually vote +1 in support
 
>of
> >>>> Lucy's inaugural release.   With an accumulation of  diligent IP clearance

>
> >>> work,
> >>>> a clean RAT  report,  and a how-to-review checklist assembled per  Hoss's
> >>>> suggestion at   <http://wiki.apache.org/lucy/ReleaseVerification>,
I'm 
> >>>  confident
> >>>> that we will secure our 3 Incubator PMC votes, and  I'm confident about
 
> >>> asking
> >>>> you for  yours.  But since the Lucy RM role has been  aggressively pared

> >> down,
> >>>> it's less crucial who performs it, and  it's  more important that we
move 

> >>>  soon.
> >>>> 
> >>>> Cheers,
> >>>> 
> >>>> Marvin Humphrey
> >>>> 
> >>> 
> >>> 
> >>>  ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
> >>>  Chris  Mattmann, Ph.D.
> >>> Senior Computer  Scientist
> >>> NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory  Pasadena, CA  91109 USA
> >>> Office: 171-266B, Mailstop: 171-246
> >>>  Email: chris.a.mattmann@nasa.gov
> >>>  WWW:     http://sunset.usc.edu/~mattmann/
> >>>  ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
> >>>  Adjunct  Assistant Professor, Computer Science Department
> >>>  University of Southern  California, Los Angeles, CA 90089   USA
> >>>  ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
> >>> 
> >>> 
> > 
> > 
> >  ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
> > Chris  Mattmann, Ph.D.
> > Senior Computer Scientist
> > NASA Jet Propulsion  Laboratory Pasadena, CA 91109 USA
> > Office: 171-266B, Mailstop:  171-246
> > Email: chris.a.mattmann@nasa.gov
> >  WWW:  http://sunset.usc.edu/~mattmann/
> >  ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
> >  Adjunct Assistant Professor, Computer Science Department
> > University of  Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089 USA
> >  ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
> > 
> 
> 
> ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
> Chris  Mattmann, Ph.D.
> Senior Computer Scientist
> NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory  Pasadena, CA 91109 USA
> Office: 171-266B, Mailstop: 171-246
> Email: chris.a.mattmann@nasa.gov
> WWW:  http://sunset.usc.edu/~mattmann/
> ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
> Adjunct  Assistant Professor, Computer Science Department
> University of Southern  California, Los Angeles, CA 90089  USA
> ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
> 
> 

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