[openstack-dev] [oslo] PTL for Newton and beyond
doug at doughellmann.com
Thu Mar 3 14:28:26 UTC 2016
Excerpts from Davanum Srinivas (dims)'s message of 2016-03-03 06:32:42 -0500:
> It has been great working with you all as PTL for Oslo. Looks like the
> nominations open up next week for elections and am hoping more than
> one of you will step up for the next cycle(s). I can show you the
> ropes and help smoothen the transition process if you let me know
> about your interest in being the next PTL. With the move to more
> automated testing in our CI (periodic jobs running against oslo.*
> master) and the adoption of the release process (logging reviews in
> /releases repo) the load should be considerably less on you.
> especially proud of all the new people joining as both oslo cores and
> project cores and hitting the ground running. Big shout out to Doug
> Hellmann for his help and guidance when i transitioned into the PTL
Thanks, Dims, you've done awesome work during your terms. It has
been great to see the team gel and mature under your leadership.
> Main challenges will be to get back confidence of all the projects
> that use the oslo libraries, NOT be the first thing they look for when
> things break (Better backward compat, better test matrix) and
> evangelizing that Oslo is still the common play ground for *all*
> projects and not just the headache of some nut jobs who are willing to
> take up the impossible task of defining and nurturing these libraries.
> There's a lot of great work ahead of us and i am looking forward to
> continue to work with you all.
Excellent analysis, too. We're in a good position to build on that
testing and stability work and continue with the adoption and hardening
tasks. I'm looking forward to working out the details with the rest of
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