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Subject: Re: [boost] There's a serious problem with the Boost Community :(
From: Jon Biggar (jon_at_[hidden])
Date: 2009-08-02 23:56:29

Rene Rivera wrote:
> Yep, being that person :-), I didn't notice the ping at all when I got
> back this week. And unfortunately I won't have time for much Boost
> related for some weeks, as I have this thing called "my wedding" to
> worry about next week ;-)
> But generally I agree that Boost has a problem as a meta-project. Even
> though it looks like *one* project from the outside it's not. And not
> managing it as one project is causing stuff to never get done. But this
> is the story of most open-source, so not sure if there's anything that
> can be done.

Perhaps library owners should recruit enough deputies who can be trusted
to integrate patches to cover when the owner isn't available.

Jon Biggar

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