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From Upayavira>
Subject Re: What does 'project sponsorship' mean now?
Date Fri, 06 Jul 2012 09:24:00 GMT

On Fri, Jul 6, 2012, at 09:41 AM, Bertrand Delacretaz wrote:
> On Thu, Jul 5, 2012 at 3:31 PM, Benson Margulies <>
> wrote:
> > ...It seems to me that the concept of 'project sponsorship' of podlings
> > is left over from the days of umbrellas -- a podling sponsored by an
> > umbrella would graduate as a subproject of the umbrella.
> >
> > If this logic is correct, then it would seem that project sponsorship
> > is no longer relevant, and we could remove it from documentation....
> All the podlings that I've been mentoring have been sponsored by the
> Incubator IIRC, so I tend to agree.

Typically where a project graduates to is a graduation time decision,
not an incubator entry decision, so it seems reasonable that the
incubator sponsors a project until the right destination is agreed, even
if the destination may seem obvious when incubation begins.


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