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From "Mattmann, Chris A (3980)" <>
Subject Re: [VOTE] Recommend retirement for NPanday poddling
Date Thu, 11 Dec 2014 06:42:29 GMT


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From: Roman Shaposhnik <>
Reply-To: "" <>
Date: Wednesday, December 10, 2014 at 10:36 PM
To: "" <>
Subject: [VOTE] Recommend retirement for NPanday poddling

>This is a vote on recommending a retirement option
>for the NPanday poddling.
>NPanday entered incubator on 13th of August 2010:
>Up until 2012 the poddling was doing reasonably well,
>producing two releases and adding mentors and
>committers. Starting from 2012 the community started
>to dwindle and no further releases were produced.
>Starting from 2014 the poddling really struggled to
>regain vitality despite of numerous attempts to help
>by Brett Porter and Konstantin Boudnik. The most
>visible attempt was in July/August 2014 and resulted in
>a spur of JIRA and ML activity, but couldn't be sustained
>without direct involvement of Brett and Konstantin:
>Starting from September the poddling was back to
>the usual levels:
>while missing Incubator reports:
>and having absolutely 0 commits coming into the repository.
>It now appears that that all of the PPMC has been disengaged
>and the user community for the project is pretty much non existent.
>IPMC has been monitoring the situation all throughout 2014:
>and at this point it feels like the most production option would
>be to recommend retirement of the poddling. Should
>the VOTE pass, Konstantin and myself are volunteering
>to take care of the poddling retirement mechanics.
>Vote will run for at least 72 hours (to 12/14/14, noon PST).
>[ ] +1 Recommend retiring NPanday poddling from the Incubator.
>[ ] +/-0 Don't care, but...
>[ ] -1 Don't recommend retiring NPanday poddling from the Incubator
>because ...
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