The submission deadline is the deadline for all CQs. The May deadline
was for IP log submission.
I agree that if Sisu and Aether have both been adopted by a release
version of Maven, that this is a pretty clear indication that they are
Have the Sisu and Aether projects been contacted regarding graduation?
I'd love to hear their opinion regarding their readiness.
If, theoretically, we could get Sisu and Aether to graduate early in the
new year, is it possible to create a new release of Maven based on the
1.0 code in time for the simultaneous release?
FWIW, if m2e depends on the specific version of Maven that includes Sisu
and Aether, including that version of Maven in the project downloads
means that the downloads must be marked as "incubating". By extension,
any Eclipse package that includes m2e would have to be similarly-marked.
Note that this does not mean that m2e itself needs to be moved back into
an Incubation phase.