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From Branko ─îibej <>
Subject Re: Committer Voting and Vetos
Date Wed, 01 Oct 2014 07:40:55 GMT
On 01.10.2014 05:41, Greg Stein wrote:
> On Tue, Sep 30, 2014 at 10:28 AM, Ted Dunning <> wrote:
>> On Tue, Sep 30, 2014 at 3:46 AM, Greg Stein <> wrote:
>>> To the concrete question, the Subversion project never calls a strict
>>> [VOTE] for new committers or PMC members. We discuss first, and that sets
>>> the direction. People throw out +1 messages, but that is "sure, make it
>> so"
>>> rather than a true vote. Whenever somebody says "wait a minute", then we
>>> do. We don't have formal rules around this stuff, since a general goal of
>>> consensus is so ingrained into the community.
>> The nice thing about the vote is that there is a [RESULT] message to link
>> to.  What does the Subversion project link to in the account request?
> We don't provide a link. There is no reason for Infrastructure to
> second-guess account requests from Officers or ASF Members, so that link is
> optional. *Should* a question ever arise, then it is easy enough to provide
> background information.

Yup. I see the link field there as being mainly for the benefit of the
Incubator and podlings.

-- Brane

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