On 02/17/2015 11:52 AM, Clint Byrum wrote: > Excerpts from Anita Kuno's message of 2015-02-17 07:38:01 -0800: >> On 02/17/2015 09:21 AM, Clint Byrum wrote: >>> There has been a recent monumental shift in my focus around OpenStack, >>> and it has required me to take most of my attention off TripleO. Given >>> that, I don't think it is in the best interest of the project that I >>> continue as PTL for the Kilo cycle. >>> >>> I'd like to suggest that we hold an immediate election for a replacement >>> who can be 100% focused on the project. >>> >>> Thanks everyone for your hard work up to this point. I hope that one day >>> soon TripleO can deliver on the promise of a self-deploying OpenStack >>> that is stable and automated enough to sit in the gate for many if not >>> all OpenStack projects. >>> >>> >>> >>> __________________________________________________________________________ >>> OpenStack Development Mailing List (not for usage questions) >>> Unsubscribe: openstack-dev-requ...@lists.openstack.org?subject:unsubscribe >>> http://lists.openstack.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/openstack-dev >>> >> So in the middle of a release, changing PTLs can take 3 avenues: >> >> 1) The new PTL is appointed. Usually there is a leadership candidate in >> waiting which the rest of the project feels it can rally around until >> the next election. The stepping down PTL takes the pulse of the >> developers on the project and informs us on the mailing list who the >> appointed PTL is. Barring any huge disagreement, we continue on with >> work and the appointed PTL has the option of standing for election in >> the next election round. The appointment lasts until the next round of >> elections. >> > > Thanks for letting me know about this Anita. > > I'd like to appoint somebody, but I need to have some discussions with a > few people first. As luck would have it, some of those people will be in > Seattle with us for the mid-cycle starting tomorrow. Wonderful. > >> 2) We have an election, in which case we need candidates and some dates. >> Let me know if we want to exercise this option so that Tristan and I can >> organize some dates. >> > > Let's wait a bit until I figure out if there's a clear and willing > appointee. That should be clear by Thursday. That sounds fair to me. We tend to kick of election activities on Fridays anyway.
I talked with Tristan and we have agreed to the following dates, if there is no appointee and we need to have an election: Feb 20 - 26: nomination period Feb 27 to March 5: election period Keep us posted. Thanks, Anita. > > __________________________________________________________________________ > OpenStack Development Mailing List (not for usage questions) > Unsubscribe: openstack-dev-requ...@lists.openstack.org?subject:unsubscribe > http://lists.openstack.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/openstack-dev > __________________________________________________________________________ OpenStack Development Mailing List (not for usage questions) Unsubscribe: openstack-dev-requ...@lists.openstack.org?subject:unsubscribe http://lists.openstack.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/openstack-dev