[FFmpeg-devel] [MPlayer-dev-eng] [RFC] roots duties and rights
Mon Oct 11 15:11:46 CEST 2010
On 10/11/2010 02:49 PM, Michael Niedermayer wrote:
> I think that is a bit off topic in this thread
Put in another way, being that the list of duties I'm going to resign
maintaining our roundup. The Leader shouldn't order around people nor
have demigod powers (see why I had been really offended by the
boss/employees analogy on -cvs).
> especially considering the complexity of the subject and as the relations
> between leader, maintainer and developers are each projects own private
> matters while roots relations to the developers is a matter that affects all.
Either you are thinking about paying somebody for admin services (and
hosting) or I'm afraid there is something missing.
> not to mention you must have written your list below in a few minutes given
> the quickness of your reply i dont think thats really such a great idea, i
> spent a day on my list about root.
My list is quite simple and had been around since the first outbreak of
insanity had me consider the topic. It is largely a summary of the
Gentoo policy w/out the code of conduct and other frills.
> Also the relation between developer/maintainer/leader belongs to each projects
> policy. Changes to that should IMHO be proposed on the respective developer
Given how many developers are shared between the projects I think the
relations are pretty much expected to be the same.
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