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== Next Meetings  ==
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* Builds, and Project Infrastructure getting finally unified - good !
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* With the Eclipse Ecosystem becoming more and more diverse, what's still the '''unifying attributes of Eclipse''' ?
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** The EPL
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** IP due diligence
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** The community - the folk we know and come to appreciate
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** The Brand
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** The Eclipse.org infrastructure (homepage, wiki, bugzilla, ...) but there's other options too eg Sourceforge, github
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* How to '''maintain high Platform Quality''' with more and more Platform old-timers moving away ?
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** Stephan Herrman (OT/Java project lead, who also earned "top contributor award this year) asked this the other day
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** Grow fresh committers? But how to be attractive ? GSoC system ?
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** Reward Community for tasks such as bug triage ?
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** Thinking about a ''Bounty system'' for bug fixes ?
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*** But how to ensure patches get reviewed properly, and architectural integrity is maintained ?
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** Maybe a ''funding system'' where multiple Eclipse Member Companies would pay some fraction of a committer's wages and another company (Eclipse.org?) hosts that committer?
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*** This sounds essentially like "Service Company" in [[LTS]]
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= Next Meetings  ==
  
 
* Wed 10.15 '''[[CBI/March28 2012]] Symposion''' - Reston Suites A (Andrew Ross)
 
* Wed 10.15 '''[[CBI/March28 2012]] Symposion''' - Reston Suites A (Andrew Ross)
 
* Wed 14.00 '''[[LTS/March28 2012]] Symposion''' - Reston Suites A (Andrew Ross)
 
* Wed 14.00 '''[[LTS/March28 2012]] Symposion''' - Reston Suites A (Andrew Ross)
 
* [[Architecture Council/Meetings/April 12 2012]]
 
* [[Architecture Council/Meetings/April 12 2012]]

Latest revision as of 10:31, 12 April 2012

Contents

[edit] AC Breakfast, EclipseCon 2012

[edit] Attendees

  • Gunnar Wagenknecht, John Arthorne, Kim Moir, Andrew Overholt, Martin O, Cedric Brun

[edit] Notes

  • Builds, and Project Infrastructure getting finally unified - good !
  • With the Eclipse Ecosystem becoming more and more diverse, what's still the unifying attributes of Eclipse ?
    • The EPL
    • IP due diligence
    • The community - the folk we know and come to appreciate
    • The Brand
    • The Eclipse.org infrastructure (homepage, wiki, bugzilla, ...) but there's other options too eg Sourceforge, github
  • How to maintain high Platform Quality with more and more Platform old-timers moving away ?
    • Stephan Herrman (OT/Java project lead, who also earned "top contributor award this year) asked this the other day
    • Grow fresh committers? But how to be attractive ? GSoC system ?
    • Reward Community for tasks such as bug triage ?
    • Thinking about a Bounty system for bug fixes ?
      • But how to ensure patches get reviewed properly, and architectural integrity is maintained ?
    • Maybe a funding system where multiple Eclipse Member Companies would pay some fraction of a committer's wages and another company (Eclipse.org?) hosts that committer?
      • This sounds essentially like "Service Company" in LTS


[edit] Next Meetings =