Igor Vaynberg wrote: > On 7/27/06, *Steven Mak* <[EMAIL PROTECTED] <mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]>> wrote: > > Hi, > > I have some queries on this: > > - What's the benefits of joining ASF then? > > > the benefits that we see are outlined in the proposal - there is a link > in my original email > > - How to determine if Wicket is "ready" to graduate? > > > here is a quote from irc on the subject from one of our ASF mentors: > <Upayavira> pchapman: see > http://incubator.apache.org/incubation/Incubation_Policy.html#Exiting+the+Incubator > <http://incubator.apache.org/incubation/Incubation_Policy.html#Exiting+the+Incubator> > <Upayavira> pchapman: There are concretes, but there is also the more > subtle stuff - do people feel you've integrated into ASF. That's the > more vague stuff. > > - How do ASF decides who is joining them? They already have Struts, > Tapestry, and some others related frameworks. Do they have any > criteria to choose? or would they take it as any kind of "conflicts" > due to similar nature with existing projects?
Competition isn't a problem at Apache. Competition is only a problem when you have a scarcity of resource. > im not 100% sure. like i stated in the orig email, we put the proposal > in and if we get 3 +1 and 0 -1 we are in as far as the incubation goes. Yes. Really, in the end it comes down to what ASF members want to have in the ASF. If they feel a project fits the ASF way, and the project is interested, then welcome. > i will cc our ASF mentors, they might have more to say since they are > more knowledgable in the ways of the ASF. the wicket team, i think i > speak for all of us, is not very much into the beurocratic stuff so this > is as much a learning experience for us as it is for you. we are coders :) As are pretty much all Apache folks too. I think it'll be a good fit. There will be beaurocracy to handle, but I've seen it all done before, and will do my best to make it a smooth ride for all Wicket folks. I'm now on this list, so feel free to ask any further questions (subject to SF servers actually delivering mail) Regards, Upayavira ------------------------------------------------------------------------- Take Surveys. Earn Cash. Influence the Future of IT Join SourceForge.net's Techsay panel and you'll get the chance to share your opinions on IT & business topics through brief surveys -- and earn cash http://www.techsay.com/default.php?page=join.php&p=sourceforge&CID=DEVDEV _______________________________________________ Wicket-user mailing list Wicketfirstname.lastname@example.org https://lists.sourceforge.net/lists/listinfo/wicket-user