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From Furkan KAMACI <furkankam...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [VOTE] Accept NuttX into the Apache Incubator
Date Wed, 04 Dec 2019 08:46:06 GMT
Hi,

+1 (binding)

Kind Regards,
Furkan KAMACI

On Wed, Dec 4, 2019 at 11:44 AM Duo Zhang <zhangduo@apache.org> wrote:

> +1 (non-binding)
>
> tison <wander4096@gmail.com> 于2019年12月4日周三 下午3:34写道:
>
> > +1 (non-binding)
> >
> > Best,
> > tison.
> >
> >
> > Guangxu Cheng <guangxucheng@gmail.com> 于2019年12月4日周三 下午3:31写道:
> >
> > > +1 (non-binding)
> > >
> > > Regards
> > >
> > > Mohammad Asif Siddiqui <asifdxtreme@apache.org> 于2019年12月4日周三
> 下午2:57写道:
> > >
> > > > +1 (binding)
> > > >
> > > > Regards
> > > > Asif
> > > >
> > > > On 2019/12/04 05:31:46, 俊平堵 <junping_du@apache.org> wrote:
> > > > > Hi folks,
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > > The [DISCUSS] thread on NuttX has died down.
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > > Accordingly, I would like to call a VOTE to accept NuttX into the
> > > > >
> > > > > Apache Incubator.
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > > Please cast your vote:
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > >   [ ] +1, bring NuttX into the Incubator
> > > > >
> > > > >   [ ] +0, I don't care either way
> > > > >
> > > > >   [ ] -1, do not bring NuttX into the Incubator, because...
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > > The vote will open at least for 72 hours and only votes from the
> > > > >
> > > > > Incubator PMC are binding, but votes from everyone are welcome.
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > > =Abstract=
> > > > >
> > > > > NuttX is a mature, real-time embedded operating system (RTOS).  It
> > has
> > > > wide
> > > > > usage in IoT projects, control systems, robotics, drones, and many
> > > other
> > > > > systems.  Unique properties of NuttX are its strict adherence to
> > > > standards
> > > > > and its scalability. NuttX follows the Unix standards as defined
> > > > > by OpenGroup.org (POSIX, ANSI, and others).  This allows for a high
> > > > degree
> > > > > of portability. Scalability is supported through a configuration
> > system
> > > > > that allows NuttX to run on the smallest embedded platforms and
> > through
> > > > > high end single board computers.
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > > =Proposal=
> > > > >
> > > > > NuttX was released under a BSD 3-Clause license on February 17,
> 2007.
> > > > From
> > > > > that time until now it has been managed by a single person, Gregory
> > > Nutt.
> > > > > The user base of NuttX has grown to probably thousands of projects
> > and
> > > > > perhaps a hundred active developments at any time.  The code base
> has
> > > > grown
> > > > > to around 1.5 million lines of code (according to OpenHub.com).
> > > > >
> > > > > NuttX has benefited from this single person management because this
> > has
> > > > > resulted in a consistent architecture and controlled growth.  But
> now
> > > it
> > > > is
> > > > > time to open this project to the participation of others because
> this
> > > > > consistent architecture assures solid future growth, and because
> the
> > > > > magnitude of effort required to support the RTOS exceeds the
> > capability
> > > > of
> > > > > a single person, but also because users of NuttX require a stable
> > road
> > > > map
> > > > > going forward that does not depend on a single person.
> > > > >
> > > > > For these reasons, I propose that NuttX enter the Apache Incubator
> > as a
> > > > > first step in opening the project to wider participation.
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > > =Initial Goals=
> > > > >
> > > > > The initial goal will be to move the existing BSD code base to
> Apache
> > > and
> > > > > integrate with the Apache development process and infrastructure.
A
> > > > primary
> > > > > goal of incubation will be to grow and diversify the NuttX
> community.
> > > We
> > > > > will convert that code base to the Apache license during
> incubation.
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > > =Current Status=
> > > > >
> > > > > As previously mentioned, NuttX is a mature, stable product in wide
> > use
> > > in
> > > > > embedded products.
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > > ==Meritocracy==
> > > > >
> > > > > We value meritocracy and we understand that it is the basis for an
> > open
> > > > > community that encourages multiple companies and individuals to
> > > > contribute
> > > > > and be invested in the project’s future. We will encourage and
> > monitor
> > > > > participation and make sure to extend privileges and
> responsibilities
> > > to
> > > > > all contributors.
> > > > >
> > > > > Being a mature project, NuttX already has an extensive user base
> with
> > > > many
> > > > > people who understand the software, who have committed hundreds of
> > > > changes,
> > > > > and are happy to participate in the project.  I believe that with
a
> > > > little
> > > > > guidance and formalization, a PMC and a large group of experienced
> > > > > committers can quickly be established.
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > > ==Community==
> > > > >
> > > > > NuttX has a large, active community.  Communication is via a Google
> > > group
> > > > > at https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/nuttx where there are
> 395
> > > > > members as of this writing.  Code is currently maintained
> > > > > at Bitbucket.org at https://bitbucket.org/nuttx/.  Other
> > > communications
> > > > are
> > > > > through Bitbucket issues and also via Slack for focused,
> interactive
> > > > > discussions.
> > > > >
> > > > > Keeping up with the communications, requests for help, issues, and
> > > > > contributions is more than a full time job at this time.
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > > ==Core Developers==
> > > > >
> > > > > NuttX was initially developed by Gregory Nutt, released as an open
> > > source
> > > > > project on February 17, 2007, and is still under active
> development.
> > > > There
> > > > > are several dozen, active, frequent contributors involved with the
> > > > project.
> > > > > The core OS can be considered finished at this point, but
> development
> > > > > continues in specialized areas of networking, IoT, cryptography,
> > tools,
> > > > and
> > > > > other more specialized functions.
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > > =Alignment=
> > > > >
> > > > > NuttX is an original development with some small percentage of
> ported
> > > > > code.  It stands alone depends on no other projects.
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > > =Known Risks=
> > > > >
> > > > > ==Orphaned Products==
> > > > >
> > > > > We are committed to the future development of NuttX and understand
> > that
> > > > > graduation to a TLP, while preferable, is not the only positive
> > outcome
> > > > of
> > > > > incubation.
> > > > >
> > > > > Should the NuttX project be accepted by the Incubator, the
> > prospective
> > > > PPMC
> > > > > would be willing to agree to a target incubation period of 2 years
> or
> > > > less,
> > > > > knowing that every Incubator project incurs a certain cost in terms
> > of
> > > > ASF
> > > > > infrastructure and volunteer time.
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > > ==Inexperience with Open Source==
> > > > >
> > > > > None of the initial committers are Apache members and we will need
> > some
> > > > > help in learning the Apache Way.
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > > ==Salaried Developers==
> > > > >
> > > > > It is expected that NuttX development will occur primarily on
> > volunteer
> > > > > time, after hours.  One initial committer will be paid by Xiaomi.
> All
> > > > > initial committers are all equally passionate about the project.
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > > =Relationships with Other Apache Products=
> > > > >
> > > > > There is no relationship between NuttX and any other Apache
> Products.
> > > > > There were discussions with the Mynewt project in the past
> concerning
> > > use
> > > > > of some Mynewt IoT components within NuttX.  There is some
> > possibility
> > > > that
> > > > > those conversations could continue once NuttX has Apache licensing
> as
> > > > well.
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > > =Required Resources=
> > > > >
> > > > > ==Mailing lists==
> > > > >
> > > > > * dev@nuttx.incubator.apache.org
> > > > >
> > > > > * commits@nuttx.incubator.apache.org
> > > > >
> > > > > * private@nuttx.incubator.apache.org
> > > > >
> > > > > The podling may also create a user mailing list, if needed.
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > > ==Source Control and Issue Tracking==
> > > > >
> > > > > NuttX current uses the Bitbucket infrastructure for development.
> It
> > is
> > > > > likely that the NuttX podling would switch to GitHub and would use
> > > > Apache’s
> > > > > gitbox integration to sync between GitHub and Apache
> infrastructure.
> > > The
> > > > > podling would use GitHub issues and pull requests for community
> > > > engagement.
> > > > >
> > > > > Current Resources
> > > > >
> > > > > * Initial source: https://bitbucket.org/nuttx/
> > > > >
> > > > > * Wiki Page:  http://www.nuttx.org/
> > > > >
> > > > > * Google Group:  https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/nuttx
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > > =Source and Intellectual Property Submission Plan=
> > > > >
> > > > > The NuttX  source code in Bitbucket is currently licensed under the
> > BSD
> > > > > 3-clause license and the most copyrights are assigned to the
> author,
> > > > > Gregory Nutt. If NuttX becomes an Incubator project at the ASF, the
> > > > project
> > > > > will transfer the source code and trademark ownership to the Apache
> > > > > Software Foundation via a Software Grant Agreement.
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > > =External Dependencies=
> > > > >
> > > > > None.  A small number of files within NuttX follow slightly
> > different,
> > > > but
> > > > > compatible licenses including BSD 2- and 4-clause, MIT, ISC, and
> > Public
> > > > > Domain.
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > > =Cryptography=
> > > > >
> > > > > NuttX has negligible cryptographic capabilities at present.  This
> is,
> > > > > however, and are where there will be extensive future growth.
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > > =Initial Committers=
> > > > >
> > > > > * Gregory Nutt gnutt@nuttx.org
> > > > >
> > > > > * Xiao Xiang xiaoxiang@xiaomi.com
> > > > >
> > > > > * Anthony Merlino anthony@vergeaero.com
> > > > >
> > > > > * Alin Jerpelea alin.jerpelea@sony.com
> > > > >
> > > > > * David Sidrane david.sidrane@nscdg.com
> > > > >
> > > > > * Alan Carvalho de Assis acassis@gmail.com
> > > > >
> > > > > * Nathan Hartman hartman.nathan@gmail.com
> > > > >
> > > > > * Abdelatif GUETTOUCHE abdelatif.guettouche@gmail.com
> > > > >
> > > > > =Sponsors=
> > > > >
> > > > > * Champion and mentor: Junping Du junping_du@apache.org
> > > > >
> > > > > * Mentor: Justin Mclean jmclean@apache.org
> > > > >
> > > > > * Mentor: Mohammad Asif Siddiqui asifdxtreme@apache.org
> > > > >
> > > > > * Mentor: Flavio Paiva Junqueira fpj@apache.org
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > > =Sponsoring Entity=
> > > > >
> > > > > * The Apache Incubator
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > > [1]
> > > https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/display/INCUBATOR/NuttXProposal
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > > Thanks,
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > > Junping
> > > > >
> > > >
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> > >
> >
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