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From Sylvain Wallez <>
Subject Re: AJAX Toolkit Framework Proposal
Date Wed, 21 Dec 2005 10:18:51 GMT
Martin Cooper wrote:
> Some comments:


+1 to all your points.

> Personally, I am less than happy at seeing yet another large project
> proposed from a corporate source (and IBM at that), along with a dozen new
> committers who have not earned their merit at the ASF as most committers
> have. I feel the ASF is losing its way, and becoming a repository for
> corporate open-sourcing along with taking on responsibility for building
> communities around corporate code bases. I suspect I'm in the minority at
> the ASF, and I'm undoubtedly in the minority here in the incubator. But
> there doesn't seem to be a way for the incubator to say "no thanks", other
> than by a podling failing the incubation process, and that seems wrong to
> me.

+1. And rather than a minority, this looks more like a silent majority 
to me.


Sylvain Wallez                        Anyware Technologies           
Apache Software Foundation Member     Research & Technology Director

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