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From Sam Ruby <>
Subject Re: Disclaimer text for incubated projects
Date Sat, 04 Oct 2003 09:19:53 GMT
Greg Stein wrote:
>>>But what pisses me off the most is that I raised this about wsrp4j a
>>>couple weeks ago, but it wasn't fixed.
>>Aha, Okay. I think that the folks in wsrp4j just did not know how
>>to do. It happens all the time. People should not blame ones' ignorance.
> Agreed. And I raised the point two weeks ago, noting that Apache Lenya
> also missed out on the disclaimer and that raised hackles. That it was
> best for all incubated projects to insert some text about their status
> within the disclaimer.
> But if NOTHING is done after two weeks, then it is no longer about
> ignorance, but about failure to let people know about the projects' actual
> status. A completely different matter.
>>Nurturing, caring attitudes would be required, for catching the 
>>developers' heart. ;-)
> Good point. My post was more aimed at the people who are shepherding the
> project (e.g. Sam) rather than the developers. IMO, Sam should know
> better, and should have fixed this long ago.

Let me turn this around.  You note a problem with a prior project.  You 
posit a solution that you assert would prevent the problem in future 

What have you done to incorporate this into the process or even bring it 
forward for a vote?

- Sam Ruby

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