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From Jukka Zitting <>
Subject PhotArk status (Was: [Incubator Wiki] Update of "August2012" by lresende)
Date Mon, 06 Aug 2012 09:53:53 GMT

Thanks for the report, PhotArk!

On Thu, Aug 2, 2012 at 7:27 AM, Apache Wiki <> wrote:
> +   PhotArk started as a project with no initial code-base, and we have
> +   grown the community to the minimal independent committer size required
> +   for graduation. We need to make these contributors constantly active
> +   in order to think about graduation again, or recruit new contributors.

It's great to see activity in PhotArk picking up (it looks like June
saw the second-highest activity per month in project history, behind
only that of May 2010), though I wonder how much of that is due to
GSoC and remains sustainable after the GSoC season ends in a few
weeks. As you mention, that seems like a critical test for the

> +   If the project can sustain the same level of activity for the next three
> +   months, I believe we could think about graduation again.

Agreed. If PhotArk passes that test, I'd love to see a move towards
graduation. Otherwise we'll need to seriously think about retiring the
project after close to 4 years of incubation.


Jukka Zitting

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