First off, Congratulations on joining the Linux Foundation!
I’m very excited to see StackStorm under an open source governance model. I applaud the entities that have been involved in bringing this about. And, I look forward to participating more in the already-vibrant community behind this open-source project.
The Technical Charter says:
The TSC voting members are initially the Project’s Committers. At the inception
of the project, the Committers of the Project will be as set forth within the
“CONTRIBUTING” file within the Project’s code repository. The TSC may
choose an alternative approach for determining the voting members of the TSC,
and any such alternative approach will be documented in the CONTRIBUTING
Does that mean that the top notch people that have been working on StackStorm at Extreme Networks form the initial set of TSC members?
Are there any discussions planned or in the works to determine the process for going from contributor to TSC member? What about from contributor to committer? Is there–or going forward might there be–a practical difference between who is a committer and who is a TSC member?
I think the answer to these questions should eventually (yeah - this change was only just barely announced… It’s okay if it takes a bit to get things buttoned up) end up in CONTRIBUTING.rst as indicated in the Technical Charter.
Again, this is very exciting! Congratulations to the community, to the companies involved, and especially to all the individuals involved in the nitty-gritty details, and probably-boring tasks, required to make this happen. Awesome!