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Re: [Discuss] Merge federation branch HDFS-1052 into trunk
Owen,

The question is whether this is a
* Code Change,
which requires Lazy consensus of active committers or a
* Adoption of New Codebase,
which needs Lazy 2/3 majority of PMC members

Lazy consensus requires 3 binding +1 votes and no binding vetoes.

If I am looking at the current bylaws, then it tells me this needs a vote.
Did I miss anything?

Konstantin
On Wed, Apr 27, 2011 at 1:53 PM, Owen O'Malley <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:

> On Apr 26, 2011, at 11:34 PM, suresh srinivas wrote:
>
> >> 2. I assume that merging requires a vote. I am sure people who know
> bylaws
> >> better than I do will correct me if it is not true.
> >> Did I miss the vote?
> >>
> >
> >
> > As regards to voting, since I was not sure about the procedure, I had
> > consulted Owen about it. He had indicated that voting is not necessary.
> If
> > the right procedure is to call for voting, I will do so. Owen any
> comments?
>
> Merging a branch back in doesn't require an explicit vote. It is just a
> code commit. This discussion thread is enough to establish that there is
> consensus in the dev community.
>
> -- Owen