Ok good... as long as the PMC folks are participating it should not be a problem.
Regards, Hiram On Wed, Jul 23, 2008 at 4:12 PM, Doug Cutting <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > Hiram Chirino wrote: >> >> looks like you guys are not in the PMC. Sorry about that. But it >> bring us a weird governance issue which is very anti Apahe.. usually >> an Apache project is self governed, but from the look of the >> authorization file, it seems like the zookeeper committers cannot >> properly self govern. It makes things like doing releases, adding new >> committers and pmc members much more complex since the PMC members are >> not actively working on the project. > > PMC members (like me) are expected to monitor the project. I don't moderate > this list, but I'd be surprised if a few other PMC members are not also > following it. We hope to eventually promote some of Zookeeper's committers > to the Hadoop PMC. All seasoned committers should be on the PMC, but the > Zookeeper folks are still relative newbies at Apache and none have made it > there yet. > > To some degree the Hadoop PMC is incubating Zookeeper. Zookeeper's > committers are like the PPMC. If things go well, as with all Hadoop > committers, they'll be nominated to Hadoop's PMC. There'll be no formal > graduation, just gradual maturation. If the community diverges sufficiently > from Hadoop's, then it may someday make sense to promote Zookeeper to a TLP. > > Doug > -- Regards, Hiram Blog: http://hiramchirino.com Open Source SOA http://open.iona.com