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From Mohammad Nour El-Din <>
Subject Re: [DISCUSS] - Packages renaming and backward compatibility (was: Re: [VOTE] Graduate Sqoop podling from Apache Incubator)
Date Wed, 29 Feb 2012 13:35:41 GMT
On Wed, Feb 29, 2012 at 2:32 PM, Alex Karasulu <> wrote:

> On Wed, Feb 29, 2012 at 2:15 PM, Greg Stein <> wrote:
> > Has nothing to do with incubation. You're talking about Foundation-wide
> > policy. You cannot impose different naming rules on podlings, than what
> is
> > imposed on TLPs. Please see my response in the original thread. You need
> a
> > Board resolution and rationale.
> >
> >
> I'm glad you phrased it like this. It totally takes us out of the scope of
> the perceived problem. As you say you have to apply the same rules until
> policies change, if they change. You're amazingly cogent dude! It's a
> strong argument that I can't disagree with even though I am convinced the
> perceived problem is quite serious.
> I'll withdraw my veto on the other VOTE thread but I really want to
> evaluate this in this discussion thread.

I agree with this, I believe that Sqoop deserve to be graduated for a lot
of reasons and even the discussion in hand it is not all their fault it is
fault of Mentors and a problem of lacking of clear information about such
situation, so IMO as I explained before we proceed with the vote and bring
that issue in a more general ASF wide level.

> --
> Best Regards,
> -- Alex

- Mohammad Nour
"Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance you must keep moving"
- Albert Einstein

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