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From "Andrew Robinson" <andrew.rw.robin...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: An apology
Date Tue, 15 Apr 2008 19:02:18 GMT
Thank you

On Tue, Apr 15, 2008 at 12:56 PM, Blake Sullivan
<blake.sullivan@oracle.com> wrote:
> Andrew,
>
>  I'm sorry that I let this get so out of control.  One of my worst faults
> (at least according to Gabrielle Crawford, who doesn't know the least of
> it), is that I don't +1 the parts that I agree with enough and instead
> comment on the parts that I want changed.
>
>  As Gabrielle said once (OK many times), "I'll send a two page plan out for
> review and you're only comments will be on these two minor points that I got
> wrong".
>
>  To repeat, I'm sorry.
>
>  -- Blake Sullivan
>
>  Andrew Robinson said the following On 4/15/2008 9:01 AM PT:
>
>
>
> > I wish to withdraw and clarify the scope of my apology earlier on the
> > dev@myfaces mailing list regarding my overreaction and emotional
> > response to the replies made by Blake Sullivan on the "private /
> > protected final methods in renderers" thread. I am just as guilty or
> > more guilty in regards to the behaviors exhibited on this thread and
> > am not proud of my quick replies and letting stirred up anger
> > influence my replies.
> >
> > I have apologized to Blake over the phone for my part in this
> > discussion. I am sorry that I made blanket statements saying that his
> > replies were of no help when I simply wanted to say that no concrete
> > actions were proposed that could be implemented to address the issue.
> > I admit to attempting to cut off the discussion to only the committers
> > and developers to purposely block further replies from Blake. This was
> > unwarranted, unprofessional and simply a bad way to address the
> > problem that was being created in the "discussion" and I should have
> > contacted Blake at that time to work out any personal issues I had
> > with his replies.
> >
> > I also overstated that I was being heckled, but instead should have
> > said that I did not appreciate that the majority of my points,
> > examples, and opinions were being attempted to be shown to be wrong.
> >
> > Regarding this matter I will attempt to privately work with Blake to
> > find a mutual ground where there is a mutual attempt to respect one
> > another and to not use blanket statements about one another's
> > behavior. I am sorry for my part in all of this and making this open
> > source thread turn into something of a soap opera.
> >
> > I am sorry to all those that I offended my attempting to close the
> > discussion, and all those, especially Blake, for anything I have said
> > that degrades them in any way whatsoever.
> >
> > I will make a conscious attempt to not reply too quickly, weigh my
> > responses better and deal with email emotions better in the future.
> >
> > -Andrew
> >
> >
> >
>
>

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