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From Greg Stein <gst...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [IPMC] What to do with retired podling repositories
Date Mon, 14 Jan 2019 10:24:58 GMT
If they didn't graduate, then they aren't Apache projects. So as Myrle
says, "what are they doing on our servers?" For the retired podlings, our
copy of their code could be misleading, relative to where it came from, or
where the community may have newly forked it.

Not an Infra opinion,
-g


On Mon, Jan 14, 2019 at 12:12 AM Myrle Krantz <myrle@apache.org> wrote:

> If we can’t name a reason for keeping the data, I’d be inclined to just
> delete.  We are not data squirrels.
>
> : o),
> Myrle
>
> On Sun, Jan 13, 2019 at 10:15 AM Daniel Gruno <humbedooh@apache.org>
> wrote:
>
> > Hello IPMC and other folks,
> >
> > We have a big bunch of retired podlings with git repositories on
> > git-wip-us. As we are working on retiring this service, we need to
> > address what happens with these old project repositories.
> >
> > The retired podlings we need to address are:
> > blur, cmda, concerted, corinthia, cotton, gearpump, gossip, hdt, horn,
> > htrace, iota, mrql, openaz, pirk, provisionr, quickstep, ripple, s4,
> > slider, wave
> >
> > Before February 7th, we at ASF Infra, would love if the incubator could
> > decide what happens to these repositories, either individually or as a
> > whole.
> >
> > Some suggested options are:
> >
> > 1) delete the repositories
> > 2) rename them to incubator-retired-$foo.git
> > 3) Do nothing, but put a note on github etc that they retired.
> > 4) punt it to the attic if possible (you'd have to coordinate with the
> > Attic PMC then)
> > 5) Something else??
> >
> > Please talk among yourselves and let Infra know :)
> >
> > With regards,
> > Daniel on behalf of ASF Infra.
> >
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