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From "Owen O'Malley" <omal...@apache.org>
Subject Re: [DISCUSS] Metron incubator proposal
Date Tue, 01 Dec 2015 17:20:05 GMT
Thanks for the good suggestion, Bertrand. I've included your paragraph in
the background section of the proposal.

.. Owen

On Tue, Dec 1, 2015 at 8:17 AM, Bertrand Delacretaz <bdelacretaz@apache.org>
wrote:

> On Tue, Dec 1, 2015 at 4:53 PM, Owen O'Malley <omalley@apache.org> wrote:
> > ...To avoid forking communities, you need to either have:
> > * the community wants to move to Apache
> > * the community is dead or inactive
> >
> > There is a pretty compelling evidence that OpenSOC is currently
> inactive...
>
> Ok, fair enough.
>
> I suggest that you add a more explicit statement about this to the
> proposal, that can be useful for future similar cases. Maybe something
> like
>
>  "In general Apache accepts only voluntary contributions and avoids
> hostile forks. In this case, given that the community is demonstrably
> dead, it seems fair to fork the existing code at Apache to allow a new
> community to work on it. Once incubation starts, we will send a
> message pointing to the new home to the OpenSOC support group".
>
> Which might overlap with existing text but looks more reusable to me.
>
> -Bertrand
>
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