I don't know anything about the inner
workings of the Tools project, but I noticed the RT project recently nominated
a representative from each sub-project onto the PMC. That way, each project
can just take care of their own elections and there is no worry about having
to explain context to a PMC member who knows little to nothing about the
project. I wonder if that would help with the Tools project as well. It
seems unreasonable for Doug or David to have to judge what is best
for Mylyn or Buckminster, or for them to be the gating factor in committer
elections on those projects. Anyway, I'm a complete outsider on this but
thought I'd throw out the suggestion...
Doug Schaefer wrote on 04/01/2010 08:58:48 AM:
> There are discussions about bringing projects under the CDT. That
> way I can track things that I have more knowledge about (and care
> about for that matter). Other than that, no, it's what I meant by
> "little anyone wants to do about it". Technology benefits
> foundation staffer managing it, Tools is pure volunteer with little
> vested interest above everything else we volunteer for and have
> vested interest in.
> On Thu, Apr 1, 2010 at 1:29 AM, Oisin Hurley
<oisin.hurley@xxxxxxxxx> wrote: > > Tools is dysfunctional. There's no
if, ands, or buts about it. There seems
> > to be little anyone wants to do about it. So it is what it is,
> Have there been any proposals to change that
state of affairs?