[all][tc] Moving PTL role to "Maintainers"

Graham Hayes gr at ham.ie
Thu Mar 5 11:06:33 UTC 2020

On 04/03/2020 22:43, Zane Bitter wrote:
> On 4/03/20 3:08 pm, Ben Nemec wrote:
>> On 3/4/20 12:57 PM, Zane Bitter wrote:
>>> One cannot help wondering if we might get more Nova cores willing to 
>>> sign up for a 1-week commitment to be the "PTL" than we're getting 
>>> for a 6-months-and-maybe-indefinitely commitment.
>> That's a really interesting idea. I'm not sure I'd want to go as short 
>> as one week for PTL, but shortening the term might make it easier for 
>> people to commit.
> The key would be to make it short enough that you can be 100% confident 
> the next person will take over and not leave you holding the bag 
> forever. (Hi Rico!)

And also that the person you hand it off too won't have to hand it back.
(Hi Tim!)

> I've no idea where the magic number would fall, and it's probably 
> different for every team. I'm reasonably confident it's somewhere 
> between 1 week and 6 months though.

Yeah - I am not sure the TC should mandate a number - some teams
might be OK with the 6 months, while others will need to do 1 or 2 weeks

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