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From Jim Jagielski <>
Subject Re: New committers?
Date Fri, 31 Aug 2012 18:13:23 GMT

On Aug 31, 2012, at 9:42 AM, Wojciech Meyer <> wrote:

> Jim Jagielski <> writes:
>> So how are/were they committers??
> Hi!
> Chime in - I think we need to clarify what kind of problems we have with
> stdcxx being hosted as an Apache project.
> The two significant ones (as far as I can understand):
> - as I heard from Christopher Bergström that it's hard to push the
>  stdcxx to FreeBSD ports repository (I can understand it and that
>  sounds pretty bad, if that's the case then the board should consider
>  re-licensing as advised; I agree in general it's a hard decision for
>  the board, but imagine the project would benefit, IANAL tho)

Not exactly sure why, or how, since there are other ASF projects
in the FreeBSD ports directory... LOTS of others.

> So what we need to submit from everybody (not trying to be bossy this
> time :-))
> 1) list of *real* impediments, concrete examples: so we can workout the
> plan. Bullet points would be great, similar to facts table Christopher
> has submitted.
> 2) list of our commitments vs. stdcxx: who is going to do what in the
> meantime.
> #1: Nothing comes to my mind right now, apart from not putting into
> attic for time being please, but I understand other people might have a
> lot of to say.
> #2: I plan to commit my patches to armcc port of stdcxx in the short
> time, and perhaps help with the Clang port as somebody already have
> mentioned, this certainly needs to be discussed!

++1 !! Thx!!!

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