Home | About | Sematext search-lucene.com search-hadoop.com
NEW: Monitor These Apps!
elasticsearch, apache solr, apache hbase, hadoop, redis, casssandra, amazon cloudwatch, mysql, memcached, apache kafka, apache zookeeper, apache storm, ubuntu, centOS, red hat, debian, puppet labs, java, senseiDB
 Search Hadoop and all its subprojects:

Switch to Threaded View
Hadoop >> mail # dev >> [VOTE] change in bylaws to remove Release Plan vote


Copy link to this message
-
Re: [VOTE] change in bylaws to remove Release Plan vote
+1 (binding)

Thanks Matt.

Arun

On May 21, 2013, at 7:03 PM, Matt Foley wrote:

> This was previously discussed in the thread "[PROPOSAL] change in bylaws to
> remove Release Plan vote".  13 people explicitly cast "+1"s in that thread.
> Absent objection I will count those as votes without requiring them to
> (re-)respond to this VOTE thread.
>
> The following change is proposed in the
> Bylaws<http://hadoop.apache.org/bylaws.html>
> document:
>
> ==>
> 1. In the "Decision Making" : "Actions" section of the Bylaws, the
> following text is removed:
>
> ** Release Plan*
>
> Defines the timetable and actions for a release. The plan also nominates a
> Release Manager.
>
> Lazy majority of active committers
>
>
> 2. In the "Roles and Responsibilities" section of the Bylaws, an additional
> role is defined:
>
> ** Release Manager*
>
> A Release Manager (RM) is a committer who volunteers to produce a Release
> Candidate according to
> HowToRelease<https://wiki.apache.org/hadoop/HowToRelease>.
> The RM shall publish a Release Plan on the *common-dev@* list stating the
> branch from which they intend to make a Release Candidate, at least one
> week before they do so. The RM is responsible for building consensus around
> the content of the Release Candidate, in order to achieve a successful
> Product Release vote.
>
> ==>
> Best regards,
> --Matt (long-time release manager)

--
Arun C. Murthy
Hortonworks Inc.
http://hortonworks.com/
NEW: Monitor These Apps!
elasticsearch, apache solr, apache hbase, hadoop, redis, casssandra, amazon cloudwatch, mysql, memcached, apache kafka, apache zookeeper, apache storm, ubuntu, centOS, red hat, debian, puppet labs, java, senseiDB