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Re: [VOTE] Pig to become a TLP
Stack 2010-08-24, 23:35
+1

Sounds like good idea to me.

St.Ack

On Mon, Aug 23, 2010 at 10:38 AM, Alan Gates <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> I propose that Pig become a top level Apache project.
>
> The Pig development community has already voted on and approved this
> proposal.  In summary, the community voted that all current active
> committers (listed at http://hadoop.apache.org/pig/whoweare.html ) as of
> August 18 2010 should become PMC members, and that Olga Natkovich should be
> the PMC chair.  They also agreed that adopting bylaws should be among the
> first tasks of the new PMC.  Full details of the vote can be seen at
> http://bit.ly/c3GDyl
>
> Please vote on sending this proposal to the Apache Board.
>
> Below is a draft resolution to be sent to the Apache Board:
>
> Establish the Apache Pig Project
>
>        WHEREAS, the Board of Directors deems it to be in the best
>        interests of the Foundation and consistent with the
>        Foundation's purpose to establish a Project Management
>        Committee charged with the creation and maintenance of
>        open-source software related to parallel analysis of large
>        data sets for distribution at no charge to the public.
>
>        NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that a Project Management
>        Committee (PMC), to be known as the "Apache Pig Project",
>        be and hereby is established pursuant to Bylaws of the
>        Foundation; and be it further
>
>        RESOLVED, that the Apache Pig Project be and hereby is
>        responsible for the creation and maintenance of software
>        related to parallel analysis of large data sets; and be
>        it further
>
>        RESOLVED, that the office of "Vice President, Apache Pig" be
>        and hereby is created, the person holding such office to
>        serve at the direction of the Board of Directors as the chair
>        of the Apache Pig Project, and to have primary responsibility
>        for management of the projects within the scope of
>        responsibility of the Apache Pig Project; and be it further
>
>        RESOLVED, that the persons listed immediately below be and
>        hereby are appointed to serve as the initial members of the
>        Apache Pig Project:
>
>          * Benjamin Reed          <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
>          * Daniel Dai                  <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
>          * Alan Gates                 <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
>          * Giridharen Kesavan   <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
>          * Olga Natkovich           <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
>          * Pradeep Kamath        <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
>          * Santhosh Srinivasan  <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
>          * Yan Zhou                   <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
>          * Jeff Zhang                  <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
>          * Ashutosh Chauhan     <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
>          * Richard Ding               <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
>          * Dmitriy Ryaboy            <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
>          * Thejas Nair                  <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
>
>        NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that Olga Natkovich
>        be appointed to the office of Vice President, Apache Pig, to
>        serve in accordance with and subject to the direction of the
>        Board of Directors and the Bylaws of the Foundation until
>        death, resignation, retirement, removal or disqualification,
>        or until a successor is appointed; and be it further
>
>        RESOLVED, that the initial Apache Pig PMC be and hereby is
>        tasked with the creation of a set of bylaws intended to
>        encourage open development and increased participation in the
>        Apache Pig Project; and be it further
>
>        RESOLVED, that the Apache Pig Project be and hereby
>        is tasked with the migration and rationalization of the Apache
>        Hadoop Pig sub-project; and be it further
>
>        RESOLVED, that all responsibilities pertaining to the Apache
>        Hadoop Pig sub-project encumbered upon the
>        Apache Hadoop Project are hereafter discharged.