On Friday, February 2, 2018, 4:02:31 AM GMT+2, Jakob Homan
On 1 February 2018 at 15:38, Mitul Tiwari <mitultiw...@gmail.com> wrote:
> On Thu, Feb 1, 2018 at 3:18 PM, Matthew Hayes <mha...@apache.org> wrote:
>> Hi all,
>> I would like to open another vote for Apache DataFu graduating from
>> Incubator. We previously voted on this back in July, 2017 and the vote
>> Following that vote, there was a discussion
>> the Incubator general list about DataFu graduating. There were several
>> pieces of feedback:
>> * Comments about number of committers vs. proposed PMC size (here
>> and here
>> * Comments about process for removing committers (here
>> and here
>> * Comments about the website, sha-512 extension, etc. (here
>> ). DATAFU-131 <https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/DATAFU-131> was
>> to address these.
>> All of that feedback should be addressed as of now (see the bottom of this
>> email for the more detailed summary). The list of proposed PMC members has
>> been updated in the graduation resolution to include 11 of the current
>> committers. The remaining committers declined to remain committers and
>> join the PMC. Upon graduation these individuals will no longer be
>> committers. However given their past contributions would be considered if
>> they wished to become committers again in the future. With this feedback
>> addressed, I reopened the discussion
>> the Incubator general list. There has only been positive feedback so far.
>> Given the above, I again propose that Apache DataFu graduate from incubator
>> and become a top-level project. The proposed graduation resolution can be
>> found at https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/display/DATAFU/Gradua
>> The vote will be open for 72 hours.
>> [ ] +1 approve of graduation, graduation resolution and changes to
>> committers discussed above
>> [ ] +0 no opinion
>> [ ] -1 disapprove (and reason why)
>> My vote: +1
>> If this vote passes then the next step is an Incubator PMC vote. I will
>> forward this email to the Incubator general list as an FYI that the vote is
>> taking place.
>> To summarize what has happened since the previous discussion in the
>> Incubator general list:
>> * Each committer was reached out to and asked whether they were willing to
>> join the PMC and fulfill the responsibilities that come with it. The
>> been updated to reflect those who were willing to join the PMC. The
>> remainder declined to remain committers. The proposed PMC size is now 11of
>> the current committers. The remaining committers will no longer be
>> committers upon graduation.
>> * The Becoming a Committer
>> no longer has a section about removing committers.
>> * All the issues that were raised and led to DATAFU-131 being filed have
>> been addressed. A summary:
>> - The Quick Start page has been replaced with a Download page
>> <http://datafu.incubator.apache.org/docs/download.html>. The list of
>> source releases is prominent at the top and there is a section describing
>> how to validate releases.
>> - Links to ASF website, license, thanks, apache feather, etc. were
>> - Links have been updated to reflect recent 1.3.3 release.
>> - Old releases have been cleaned up from
>> https://dist.apache.org/repos/dist/dev/incubator/datafu and
>> - DataFu Whimsy <https://whimsy.apache.org/pods/project/datafu> page
>> now mostly passing aside from Image and Events (not clear if these are
>> expected to pass).
>> - SHA-512 checksum file now ends in .sha512. The new release 1.3.3
>> included this change.