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From Greg Stein <>
Subject Re: Q. Forks without concensus?; A. anytime / depends / never without agreement
Date Tue, 03 Jan 2012 18:33:34 GMT
On Jan 3, 2012 1:28 PM, "Kalle Korhonen" <> wrote:
> On Tue, Jan 3, 2012 at 9:57 AM, Leo Simons <> wrote:
> > So the generic policy is there is no generic policy, and instead there
> > is appropriate application of judgement to specific cases.
> Generic policy doesn't mean you couldn't use judgement or make
> exceptions. In principle, if the ASF's mission is to build communities
> around source code, we should not accept forks of open source projects
> if that's not the (consensus) will of the original community.

And what happens when the arriving community has a different vision than
the original community? Do you tell them to go pound sand? Tell them the
two communities are not allowed to diverge or separate?


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