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From sebb <seb...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: OK to add local -ppmc groups to asf-authorization-template?
Date Fri, 23 Jan 2015 18:27:49 GMT
On 23 January 2015 at 18:23, jan i <jani@apache.org> wrote:
> On Friday, January 23, 2015, sebb <sebbaz@gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> Would it be OK by Infra to add dummy entries for PPMC members in the
>> asf-authorization file?
>>
>> For example, as well as the SVN auth entries which have the form:
>>
>> podlingName=id1,id2,id3
>>
>> I propose allowing lines of the form:
>>
>> podlingName-ppmc=id1,id2,id3
>>
>> Is that going to cause any problems for Infra?
>>
>> AIUI if a group is not used, it does not affect the SVN auth processing.
>>
>> If this is acceptable, then the people.a.o site would immediately be
>> able to display the names.
>>
>> It would also be very easy (I've already tried it) to detect the -ppmc
>> entries and use them to flag them as "(incubating)" along with the
>> associated podlingName entry. This would avoid the need to create a
>> entry of the form [/incubator/podling] or [/incubator/podling/site]
>> which is currently the only way to flag a local group as a podling.
>>
>> I realise that this is not the ideal place to store the information,
>> but I don't think it makes matters worse.
>
>
> +1 this will work.
>
> Could someone please think of how we can either extract it to the podling
> status xml, or even better remove it from the xml.

That's a discussion for the incubator mailing list.

> rgds
> jan i
>
>
>> S.
>>
>
>
> --
> Sent from My iPad, sorry for any misspellings.

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