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From MG <>
Subject Re: [PROPOSAL]About creating open collective for Groovy programming language in the name of Groovy Community
Date Tue, 08 Jan 2019 21:38:25 GMT
(PS: Sorry, just saw the dev post and immediately replied to that...)

Am 08.01.2019 um 22:35 schrieb MG:
> Hi Daniel,
> totally agree, great initiative, all for it.
> I would hope a lot of the many Groovy users would give a little, than 
> it should be easy to get some solid base funding for Groovy.
> To the Elders of Groovy: Unless you have some serious concerns, please 
> don't overthink/overoptimize this and let's just go ahead with it :-)
> Cheers,
> mg
> Am 08.01.2019 um 03:55 schrieb 孙 岚:
>> Hi all,
>>       As we all know, Groovy is lack of sponsorship and slows down 
>> its steps since Pivotal stopped sponsoring in 2014. Groovy needs more 
>> resources to complete big features and fix hard issues, e.g. MOP2, 
>> async/await, Refining generics of STC, Supporting Java11+ fully 
>> without warnings, etc.
>>       I propose to create open collective for Groovy programming 
>> language, which can help Groovy Community to collect money to sponsor 
>> developing Groovy. Even if the collected money is very few every 
>> year, something is better than nothing!
>>       Here are 2 steps to create open collective for Groovy(as the 
>> following snapshots show).  "_*OSC* will assist in managing the funds 
>> of the Fund_; it will collect the income and will pay and disburse 
>> the net income and principal for purposes of the Project as 
>> specifically set forth in the Protocols."(SEE the details in 
>> attachment 1)
>>       As _groovy/groovy-core_ is not my personal project, so I am 
>> requesting permission from you before I create open collective. To be 
>> frank, I am not sure whether it conforms to the Apache policy, so I 
>> send the email as a _Groovy enthusiast_(not a Apache committer) via 
>> my own hotmail(not the apache mail). I wish we could create open 
>> collective for _Groovy programming language_ in the name of _Groovy 
>> Community_.
>>       FYI, many open source projects have created open collective, e.g.
>> 1,  babel:
>> 2, asciidoctor:
>> 3, jhipster:
>> 4, vuejs:
>> 5,  mochajs:
>>       Any thoughts?
>> Cheers,
>> Daniel.Sun
>> *Steps to create open collective for Groovy*
>> (_Terms & Conditions_ details can be found in the attachments of this 
>> email)

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