[Framework-Team] Re: Draft Call for Team Membership Applications

Tom Lazar lists at tomster.org
Fri Oct 31 16:45:48 UTC 2008


On 31.10.2008, at 17:13, Steve McMahon wrote:

> We should get this out soon. If you'd like changes, please get them in
> right away.

like i said, +1 from me ;-)

go steve!



>
>
> Steve
>
> On Tue, Oct 28, 2008 at 9:10 AM, Steve McMahon <steve at dcn.org> wrote:
>> DRAFT Call for Plone 4.x Framework Team Members
>>
>> Would you like to help choose what goes into Plone 4?
>>
>> The Plone Framework team is now receiving applications for  
>> membership in the
>> Plone 4 Framework Team.
>>
>> The Framework Team will be responsible for evaluating the PLone  
>> Improvement
>> Proposals (PLIPS) for Plone 4.x. The team also nominates the  
>> release manager
>> to the Plone Foundation Board, which does the hiring. PLIP evaluation
>> consists of considering the benefits and risks associated with a  
>> PLIP and
>> casting a reasoned and explained +/- 1 vote on each proposal.  
>> Framework Team
>> members also follow PLIP implementation, and make recommendations  
>> to the
>> Release Manager.
>>
>> Qualifications include:
>>
>> An awareness of community strategic discussions about Plone's  
>> development;
>> Ability to make a long-term committment. Plone 4 will take some  
>> time, and
>> the team will stay together to work on the entire 4.x series.
>> A good understanding of Plone's architecture and UI: enough to  
>> weigh risks
>> and benefits;
>> Time to keep up with discussions on the Framework Team mailing lists;
>> The ability to occasionally budget a significant amount of time for
>> evaluating PLIPs in detail as feature-lock deadlines approach;
>> The ability to work with SVN well enough to test PLIP integration and
>> implementation for final evaluation;
>> The personality to get along well in a flexible, give-and-take  
>> group process
>> and to accept and support group decisions.
>>
>> New Framework Team members will be chosen by existing Framework  
>> Team members
>> and involved FWT alumni. Considerations will include many criteria  
>> beyond
>> the simply technical. The new team must be balanced in skills and  
>> likely to
>> work well together.
>>
>> Please note something new: the Plone 3.x Framework Team will  
>> continue to
>> work on enhancing Plone 3.x during the development of Plone 4 and  
>> possibly
>> afterwards.
>>
>> If you're interested, please send an introductory note, explaining  
>> your
>> interest and qualifications, to framework-team at lists.plone.org.  
>> Postings
>> from non-subscribers are rejected, so if you're not a subscriber,  
>> send your
>> message to steve at dcn.org with a request for forwarding.
>>
>>
>>
>
>
>
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>
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