wiki:PscMotions

Motions of the GDAL/OGR PSC

Routine release, committer, and RFC motions are normally not included here. Detailed information on motions is normally also available in the gdal-dev mailing list archive.

Motions of 2015

Appoint Even Rouault as GDAL Project Management Committee Chair

Passed on January, 8, 2015 with support from Frank, Howard, Daniel, Jukka and Tamas.

Add Kurt Schwehr to GDAL PSC

Motion passed October 9th. Frank(+1), DanielM(+1), TamasS(+1), HowardB(+1), EvenR(+1), JukkaR(+1).

Motions of 2013

Motion: Add Jukka Rahkonen to GDAL PSC

Motion passed October 2nd. Frank(+1), DanielM(+1), TamasS(+1), HowardB(+1), EvenR(+1).

Motions of 2012

Maintenance Contract: Chaitanya Kumar CH

Motion: Frank Warmerdam is authorized to negotiate a paid maintainer contract with Chaitanya Kumar CH for up to $5200 USD at $13USD/hr over five months, and would be acting as supervisor, operating under the terms of RFC 9 (GDAL Paid Maintainer Guidelines).

Passed on April 2nd, 2012 with support from Frank, Howard, Even, Daniel and Tamas.

Authorize Islandwood Funding for Brian Case

Motion: The GDAL PSC authorizes funding up to US$525 to pay entrance fees to the Islandwood Code Sprint for Brian Case.

Passed on January 3rd, 2012 with support from Tamas, Even, Frank, Daniel and Howard.

Motions of 2010

Maintenance Contract: Chaitanya Kumar CH

Motion: Frank Warmerdam is authorized to negotiate a paid maintainer contract with Chaitanya Kumar CH for up to $9360 USD at $13USD/hr over six months, and would be acting as supervisor, operating under the terms of RFC 9 (GDAL Paid Maintainer Guidelines).

The motion was passed o January 18th with support from EvenR(+1), HowardB(+1) and FrankW(+1).

Motions of 2009

Extend Maintenance Contract with Chaitanya Kumar CH

Motion: Extend Chaitanya's maintenance contract to December 31st.

The motion was passed September 29th with support from EvenR(+1), DanielM(+1), TamasS(+1), HowardB(+1) and FrankW(+1).

Maintenance Contract: Chaitanya Kumar CH

Motion: The GDAL PSC authorizes Frank Warmerdam to negotiate a contract for GDAL maintenance services for 500 hours over 5 months at $12USD/hr for a maximum of $6000USD with Chaitanya Kumar CH. The work will be done pursuant to the terms described in RFC 9: GDAL Paid Maintainer Guidelines with Frank Warmerdam acting as supervisor for the maintainer.

Motion passed April 2nd with votes from FrankW(+1), HowardB(+1), TamasS(+1), DanielM(+1), and EvenR(+1).

Toronto Code Sprint

Motion: Authorize $500 Sponsorship of the Toronto Code Sprint.

Motion passed on March 23rd with support from FrankW(+1), EvenR(+1), TamasS(+1), HowardB(+1) and DanielM(+1).

Motions of 2008

Maintenance Contract: Chris Howell

Motion: To authorize Frank Warmerdam to negotiate a maintainer contract with Chris Howell for March to May for up to 17 hours at $17.60 USD/hr. The contract would be in accordance with RFC 9: GDAL Paid Maintainer Guidelines with Frank as designated supervisor.

Motion passed Monday March 18th. FrankW(+1), DanielM(+1), AndreyK(+1), TamasS(+1), HowardB(+1), EvenR(+1).

Maintenance Contract: Mateusz Loskot

Motion: To authorize Frank Warmerdam to negotiate a maintainer contract with Mateusz Loskot for March to August 2008 for up to 960 hours at $19USD/hr. The contract would be in accordance with RFC 9: GDAL Paid Maintainer Guidelines.

Motion passed Friday, February 22nd. FrankW(+1), DanielM(+1), AndreyK(+1), TamasS(+1), HowardB(+1), EvenR(+1).

Even Rouault Joins PSC

Motion: To add Even Rouault to the GDAL PSC.

Motion passed Friday, January 18th. Frank(+1), DanielM(+1), AndreyK(+1), TamasS(+1), HowardB(+1).

Motions of 2007

SFCOM OLEDB Spiked

Motion: To move gdal/ogr/sfcom_oledb and and the OLEDB client files in gdal/ogr (sfc*.cpp/h, etc) into an ole_db area on /spike.

Motion passed on Sept 19. FrankW(+1), DanielM(+1), AndreyK(+1)

Maintenance Contract

Motion: To authorize Frank Warmerdam to negotiate a maintainer contract with Mateusz Loskot for September to December for up to 600 hours at $17USD/hr plus up to $2500USD for travel related expenses for Mateusz to attend FOSS4G. The contract would be in accordance with RFC 9: GDAL Paid Maintainer Guidelines.

Motion passed on September 3rd. FrankW(+1), HowardB(+1), DanielM(+1), TamasS(+1), AndreyK(+1)

T-Shirts and Bug Squash

Motion: To authorize Frank Warmerdam to spend up to $650USD on purchasing 50 "Team GDAL" tshirts, and to authorize Frank Warmerdam to spend up to $350 on food and refreshments for "GDAL FOSS4G Bug Squash" event.

Motion passed on September 3rd. FrankW(+1), HowardB(+1), DanielM(+1), TamasS(+1), AndreyK(+1)

Add Tamas to PSC

Motion: Add Tamas Szekeres to GDAL PSC.

Motion passed on May 12th. FrankW(+1), HowardB(+1), DanielM(+1)

Trac Migration

Motion: To migrate the GDAL project from bugzilla hosted at remotesensing.org to Trac hosted at trac.osgeo.org/gdal, with Howard Butler performing the translation.

Motion passed on March 22nd. FrankW(+1), HowardB(+1), AndreyK(+1), DanielM(+0)

Six Month Maintance Contract with Mateusz Loskot

Motion: The GDAL PSC authorizes Frank Warmerdam to negotiate a contract with Mateusz Loskot for 600 hours of GDAL maintenance over six months for $9000.00 USD. The maintenance work will be governed by RFC 9 with an added focus on resolving GDAL provenance issues in order to graduate OSGeo incubation. Frank Warmerdam is designated as supervisor (per RFC 9).

Motion passed on January 16, 2007. FrankW(+1), HowardB(+1), AndreyK(+1), DanielM(+0).

Mailing List Changes

On Dec 29, 2006, Frank Warmerdam motions to:

  1. To create a gdal-announce@… mailing list which is moderated and only used for infrequent GDAL/OGR related announcements such as releases, major bugs, and other major events.
  2. To migrate the gdal-dev@… mailing list to lists.osgeo.org in such a way to preserve existing members, and hopefully preserve settings.
  3. To create a gdal-commits@… mailing list which will be used for SVN commit messages once the SVN transition is complete.
  4. To appoint Frank Warmerdam as lists administrator for the GDAL/OGR mailing lists.

Motion passed Jan 4, 2007. FrankW(+1), HowardB(+1), DanielM(+1).

Motions of 2006

Project Sponsorship

On Nov 6, 2006, Frank Warmerdam motions for "GDAL/OGR to join the OSGeo Project Sponsorship Program."

Motion passed Nov 9, 2006. FrankW(+1), HowardB(+1), DanielM(-0).

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