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From Justin Erenkrantz <>
Subject Re: Concerning Sentry: A disagreement over the Apache Way and graduation
Date Sun, 15 Nov 2015 15:13:49 GMT
On Saturday, November 14, 2015, Rich Bowen <> wrote:

> No. I can use whatever criteria I like to justify my vote on a podlings
> graduation, if it's in line with asf philosophy. This document is,  and
> accurately reflects the criteria I use when voting on a graduation. That
> is, the document reflects me, not vice versa, as I said above.
> It's very akin to the docs that circulate around member election time. They
> are useful guidelines but nobody is compelled to adhere to any particular
> one of them.

The difference is that member elections are majority-based - graduation
votes are essentially subject to veto.

There's a huge difference there.  If you are subjecting all of your votes
to that checklist and will actively block podlings that do not meet your
personal guidelines, you are making everyone else subject to it.  -- justin

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