incubator-general mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Ross Gardler <>
Subject Re: Apache Incubator Proposal: Splitting the Community?
Date Fri, 03 Jun 2011 19:30:20 GMT
Re "someone from ComDev"... I'm seriously considering whether to sign up or not. I am ready
to vote but not sure I'm ready to mentor (it's a time commitment thing). 

Sent from my mobile device (so please excuse typos)

On 3 Jun 2011, at 19:30, "William A. Rowe Jr." <> wrote:

> On 6/3/2011 1:17 PM, Jim Jagielski wrote:
>> Are you ready to call for a vote? :)
> I'm certainly not support OOo from 2 committers and 1 mentor.  It would
> be good to see the rest of that list hashed out and know that those already
> on board are good with the individuals signed up (including IBM folks who
> have not yet signed on, and any Oracle folk engaged 'if only for the time
> being').  If they expect to be committing, I expect their names on the
> original proposal.  You apparently feel quite ready given the time you have
> spent thinking this through, but since the bomb dropped on the rest of us
> 6/1, it would seem appropriate to let this play out until 6/8 for a vote on
> the initial committer roster.
> About mentors, I'd strongly nominate Shane as a mentor, because I believe
> that the whole trademark policy alignment is going to require
> hand holding between our TM policy maker and the projects/consumers of that
> mark.  Also, Sam seems to have a great deal of insight and would benefit the
> project to serve as both Champion and Mentor.  Finally it would be good to
> have on member of ComDev step up to help with community issues.  I wish I
> could volunteer myself for a mentoring task, but can't realistically find
> that many free cycles to do a proper job of mentoring right now.
> Shane & Sam, and some member of ComDev, if you would serve, please add
> yourselves to the Mentor roster?
> ---------------------------------------------------------------------
> To unsubscribe, e-mail:
> For additional commands, e-mail:

To unsubscribe, e-mail:
For additional commands, e-mail:

View raw message