From: Mateusz Loskot (mateusz_at_[hidden])
Date: 2021-05-18 07:49:38
On Tue, 18 May 2021 at 09:41, Hans Dembinski via Boost
> > On 18. May 2021, at 09:22, Dominique Devienne via Boost <boost_at_[hidden]> wrote:
> > On Tue, May 18, 2021 at 1:01 AM Mateusz Loskot via Boost <
> > boost_at_[hidden]> wrote:
> >> - Only Charter Members can vote for proposals acting
> >> as individuals according to their individual point-of-view,
> >> wearing their personal hat for the best interest of the Boost.
> > Anyone should be able to vote. Those "other" votes are just non-binding,
> > but are still tallied. To show the wider community's opinion(s).
> > At least that's how it works in the Apache (Java) OSS community. --DD
> It is also how we review new library contributions.
In the idea sketched up earlier, I deliberately consider library review
a significantly different process from making project-wide strategic
decisions. An author can show up on the list out of blue and
propose a library, collect support and submit for review. It is possible
because libraries are reviewed purely based on technical merit.
That is different, I think.
I'm not defending my proposal, which I aimed to keep brief.
I'm only offering some further clarification.
-- Mateusz Loskot, http://mateusz.loskot.net
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