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From Brian Fox <bri...@infinity.nu>
Subject Re: Committers
Date Fri, 27 Nov 2009 22:52:56 GMT
On Tue, Nov 24, 2009 at 5:09 AM, Gavin <gavin@16degrees.com.au> wrote:
>
>
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Robert Burrell Donkin [mailto:rdonkin@apache.org]
>> Sent: Thursday, 19 November 2009 8:27 AM
>> To: rat-dev@incubator.apache.org
>> Subject: Re: Committers
>>
>> Ross Gardler wrote:
>> > 2009/11/18 Robert Burrell Donkin <rdonkin@apache.org>:
>> >> Ross Gardler wrote:
>> >>> One of the problems I have observed here in RAT is the lack of
>> >>> committers on the project. There are simply not enough people with
>> >>> cycles to apply patches in good time frames (I know from personal
>> >>> experience).
>> >>>
>> >>> Given the nature of RAT I would strongly suggest existing committers
>> >>> look to recent activity and provide early commit access to people
>> >>> already known to us. To be adopted and therefore improved RAT needs
to
>> >>> be adopted by the projects expecting to use it, when a project looks
>> >>> keen to do so we should, at this stage, make it easy for them to do
>> >>> so. Hence, as mentor, I suggest a low barrier to entry for people on
>> >>> ASF projects.
>> >> sorry for dropping the ball on this.
>> >
>> > Blast - whilst writing this email I said to myself "be sure to
>> > indicate that this is not a complaint, the latest round of patches are
>> > all less than three days old". My intention was just to flag it - not
>> > to complain.
>>
>> i didn't take it as a complaint, more a call to arms. you're right and
>> the timing's right.
>>
>> - robert
>
> Ok, to move forward quickly then, can I suggest :-
>
> 1. Grant commit access to Brian Fox so he can sort out the website issues
>   (and remove access again if he feels this can just be a temporary
> arrangement in order to get us over this hurdle)
>

It's most likely a one time thing, but if it's easier for me to commit
directly, then I'll accept commit access for it.

> 2. Grant myself access in order to help apply patches in a timely manor. CTR
> of course should still be the order of the day, but if I helps ... ?
>
> Gav...
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