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Re: [ALL][DRAFT] Board report


Fwiw, [weaver] will also be released in the near future, and will be
reported as being the primary remaining blocker for Apache BVal 2.0.

Matt

On Wed, Jun 13, 2018, 12:27 AM Gilles <gilles@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> Hello.
>
> On Tue, 12 Jun 2018 16:11:30 -0600, Gary Gregory wrote:
> > Thank you for your review Gilles (more below.)
> >
> > On Tue, Jun 12, 2018 at 3:50 PM Gilles <gilles@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> > wrote:
> >
> >> Hi.
> >>
> >> On Tue, 12 Jun 2018 12:53:52 -0600, Gary Gregory wrote:
> >> > I plan on sending this tomorrow at the latest:
> >> >
> >> > ## Description:
> >> >  - Apache Commons is an Apache project focused on all aspects of
> >> > reusable
> >> > Java components.
> >> >
> >> > ## Issues:
> >> >  - There are no issues requiring board attention at this time.
> >> >
> >> > ## Activity:
> >> >  - Activity is medium with the release of 4 components and 4
> >> internal
> >> > components.
> >> >
> >> > ## Health report:
> >> >  - The project is healthy. We are discussing the addition of a new
> >> > component,
> >>
> >> Which one?
> >>
> >
> > The board does not care I am sure. I am going for short and sweet
> > here but
> > I think we had talked about a timing component and someone pointed
> > out that
> > there was an old entire project at Apache that basically already did
> > that
> > but that it was also dead or dormant.
> >
> >
> >>
> >> > mailing activity is good and JIRAs are addressed in a timely
> >> > manner.
> >> >  - Releases for existing components are in the planning stage
> >> > (Collections,
> >> > Lang, IO, Pool, DBCP.)
> >>
> >> RNG (if the next CP fixes the "japicmp" issue)
> >> Numbers (if it gets reviews from people other than me)
> >>
> >
> > I will add those but I am sure the board does not care so we could
> > also
> > omit the list.
> >
> >
> >>
> >> >
> >> > ## PMC changes:
> >> >
> >> >  - Currently 38 PMC members.
> >>
> >> This is highly not representative of the project's activity.
> >> It would be more meaningful to report active members.
> >>
> >> >  - No new PMC members added in the last 3 months
> >>
> >> This is representative.
> >>
> >
> > I just shows lack of growth.
> >
> >
> >>
> >> >  - Last PMC addition was Rob Tompkins on Fri Jun 30 2017
> >> >
> >> > ## Committer base changes:
> >> >
> >> >  - Currently 146 committers.
> >>
> >> All Apache committers are Commmons committers; so what?
> >> It would be (much) more meaningful to provide the number
> >> of people who made a commit in the last 3 months...
> >> Something like: "x committers changed y lines of code
> >> over z commits."[1]
> >
> >
> > Feel free to provide such stats ;-) But we all know how valuable LOC
> > stats
> > are... While those [1] numbers are fun, they tell you nothing of the
> > kind
> > of changes...
>
> 1,570
> Commits this period
>
> 72
> Authors this period
>
> 204,475
> Lines changed this period
>
> 40
> Committers this period
>
>
> Those numbers are not totally accurate: "kibble"[1] is missing
> the latest repositories (it would add a few lines and commits
> but no authors or committers AFAICT).
>
> >>
> >> >  - No new committers added in the last 3 months
> >>
> >> IMHO, this does not fit with the "healthy" qualifier.
> >>
> >
> > Hm, perhaps 'moderately healthy and not currently growing' is more
> > accurate
> > though.
>
> Don't you think there is a trend (not just "currently")?
> Isn't it a sign that the number of people interested in
> the latest developments is declining?
> For "common" code, isn't this something to worry about?
>
> Regards,
> Gilles
>
> >
> > Gary
>
> [1] https://demo.kibble.apache.org
>
> >
> >
> >> >  - Last committer addition was Sergio Fernández at Sat Nov 04 2017
> >> >
> >> > ## Releases:
> >> >
> >> >  - BUILDPLUGIN-1.8 was released on Wed Apr 04 2018
> >> >  - COMPRESS-1.17 was released on Sat Jun 02 2018
> >> >  - DBCP-2.3.0 was released on Fri May 11 2018
> >> >  - PARENT-45 was released on Wed Mar 14 2018
> >> >  - PARENT-46 was released on Sun Apr 15 2018
> >> >  - RELEASEPLUGIN-1.2 was released on Wed Apr 04 2018
> >> >  - TEXT-1.3 was released on Tue Mar 20 2018
> >> >  - TEXT-1.4 was released on Mon Jun 11 2018
> >> >
> >> > ## JIRA activity:
> >> >
> >> >  - 170 JIRA tickets created in the last 3 months
> >> >  - 133 JIRA tickets closed/resolved in the last 3 months
> >> >
> >> > Gary Gregory,
> >> > Apache Commons PMC Chair.
> >>
> >> Regards,
> >> Gilles
> >>
> >> [1] https://blogs.apache.org/foundation/entry/apache-in-2017-by-the
> >>
> >>
>
>
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