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From Jochen Wiedmann <>
Subject Re: Commons issues WAS RE: [PROPOSAL] Commons Incubator
Date Wed, 15 Apr 2009 08:34:26 GMT
On Wed, Apr 15, 2009 at 9:56 AM, Niclas Hedhman <> wrote:
> On Tue, Apr 14, 2009 at 2:22 PM, Jochen Wiedmann
> <> wrote:
>> Commons is working *now*. Just as Jakarta was working once. But
>> Commons will most likely no longer work when it is growing too much.
>> And the things discussed here (making Commons the target of many new
>> subprojects, which aren't integrated into Commons, thus must likely
>> will never be) are clearly implying this danger. That's not about
>> external committers. It is about too many committers.
> Ah! I sure can relate to this, but isn't this a different issue altogether?

It possibly is, if my understanding of a "Commons Incubator" being
related to the Commons project is wrong.

> And in what sense would a "permanent commons incubation project" help with this?

It wouldn't. I am opposing such a project.


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