[openstack-dev] Incubation Request for Barbican
thierry at openstack.org
Tue Dec 3 08:52:12 UTC 2013
Jarret Raim wrote:
>> The TC is currently working on formalizing requirements for new programs
>> and projects . I figured I would give them a try against this
>> First, I'm assuming that the application is for a new program that
>> contains the new project. The application doesn't make that bit clear,
> In looking through the documentation for incubating , there doesn¹t
> seem to be any mention of also having to be associated with a program. Is
> it a requirement that all projects belong to a program at this point? If
> so, I guess we would be asking for a new program as I think that
> encryption and key management is a separate concern from the rest of the
> programs listed here .
>  https://wiki.openstack.org/wiki/Governance/NewProjects
>  https://wiki.openstack.org/wiki/Programs
With the introduction of programs (think: official teams), all
incubated/integrated projects must belong to an official program... So
when a project applies for incubation but is not part of an official
program yet, it de-facto also applies to be considered a program.
>>> ** Team should have a lead, elected by the team contributors
>> Was the PTL elected? I can't seem to find record of that. If not, I
>> would like to see an election held for the PTL.
> We¹re happy to do an election. Is this something we can do as part of the
> next election cycle? Or something that needs to be done out of band?
I'm not 100% sure we'll keep that "election" requirement. I think the
program application should have an initial PTL named on it. The way
that's determined is up to the team (natural candidate, election...).
>>> ** Team should have a clear way to grant ATC (voting) status to its
>>> significant contributors
>> Related to the above
> I thought that the process of becoming an ATC was pretty well set . Is
> there some specific that Barbican would have to do that is different than
> the ATC rules in the Tech Committee documentation?
No, since the team produces code the ATC designation method is pretty
well established. This rule cares for programs which have weirder
Thierry Carrez (ttx)
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