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From Roman Shaposhnik <>
Subject Re: Welcome to our new committer : Sergei Egorov
Date Mon, 12 Dec 2016 00:54:51 GMT
Welcome Sergei -- great to have you part of the Apache Groovy club!


On Sat, Dec 10, 2016 at 1:55 AM, Sergei Egorov <> wrote:
> Hi, the Apache Groovy people!
> I'm excited to join the team! Big thanks to PMC for this opportunity.
> I wrote my first Groovy code 3.5 years ago :) Was tired of the POJO
> boilerplate :D
> Most of the time I was doing some crazy Groovy things just because I wanted
> to learn how Groovy compiler works under the hood. It was fun and easy,
> thanks to a great compile time meta-programming model (IMO one of the best
> across JVM languages)
> But eventually, such things has started to appear as libraries, available
> for everyone. And here we are - some of them are merged to groovy-core and
> more to come :)
> As a committer I hope to continue and even increase my effort on the macro
> system and few other parts of the language, but with all the power (and
> responsibility :) ) of it.
> Hopefully, Groovy people will pay more attention on the macro system as
> well, i.e. by asking your questions here:
> I'm looking forward to being  an active committer!
> Thanks,
> Sergei Egorov
> On Sat, Dec 10, 2016 at 11:08 AM Cédric Champeau <>
> wrote:
>> Hi folks,
>> I'd like to introduce you to Sergei Egorov, our new Apache Groovy
>> committer! Some of you may already know Sergei for his work on macros, which
>> are going to make appearance in Apache Groovy 2.5. He is a very talented
>> developer with the skills we need to help Groovy move forward.
>> A warm welcome, and congratulations, to Sergei!
>> Sergei, would you mind telling a few words about you?
>> On behalf of the Apache Groovy team
>> Cédric

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