jdk7u Maintainership

mark.reinhold at oracle.com mark.reinhold at oracle.com
Tue Jan 20 17:32:42 UTC 2015

2015/1/20 9:26 -0800, dalibor.topic at oracle.com:
> On 20.01.2015 18:19, Andrew Haley wrote:
>> Okay, so does that mean I have to petition the GB to get this done,
>> or could Kelly do this retroactively?
> The nomination of a new Project Lead would have to take place sometime
> in April. I'd assume that the Build Group would have found a new Group 
> Lead at that point in time.

In fact Tim Bell was nominated and voted in as the new Lead of the
Build Group [1] after Kelly first resigned back in April 2014 [2],
but I dropped the ball (sorry) in asking the GB to ratify it.

I've now made that request [3]; we should have a result in at most
a week, or sooner if a majority of GB members vote promptly.

- Mark

[1] http://mail.openjdk.java.net/pipermail/build-dev/2014-April/012267.html
[2] http://mail.openjdk.java.net/pipermail/build-dev/2014-April/012451.html
[3] http://mail.openjdk.java.net/pipermail/gb-discuss/2015-January/000277.html

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