[IAEP] SoaS as a Sugar Labs project.
gdk at redhat.com
Tue Aug 25 10:03:13 EDT 2009
On Tue, 25 Aug 2009, Martin Dengler wrote:
>> * Special Interest Group
>> + Can be created by anyone
>> + One leader (i.e. the person who requests the mailing list)
>> + No governance expected or required
>> + No accountability in particular
>> + Can apply for Project status as it grows
>> * Project
>> + Usually starts as a SIG and is, at some point, blessed by the Board
>> + Full governance
>> + Weekly meetings and minutes mandated
>> + Expected outcomes
>> + Accountability to the Board
> Those seem like what Fedora gets out of SIGs / Projects. What does
> the group get out of being a SIG / Project? The next question will
> be: what does SugarLabs want to get and give from its "Project"s.
A SIG gets a mailing list and a corner of the wiki. That's it.
A Project gets a mailing list, a corner of the wiki, a lot more focus on
resources to accomplish their missions, and a bunch of headaches and
people asking pointed questions. :)
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