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Old 07-11-2012, 02:35 PM
Josh Boyer
 
Default Regarding personnel changes in Fedora

On Wed, Jul 11, 2012 at 10:28 AM, "Jˇhann B. Gu­mundsson"
<johannbg@gmail.com> wrote:
> Given the recent announcement regarding the new Fedora program manager and
> since I got asked I just forward those question to the right people who can
> clarify these things for people preferable on a wiki page(s) in foreseeable
> future.
>

http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_Engineering probably answers a
number of your questions.

> Who are Fedora personal?

I interpret 'Fedora personel' as people being paid to work on Fedora,
which the above wiki page covers. There are, of course, a very large
number of people that volunteer their time to work on various things
in Fedora as well.

josh
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Old 07-11-2012, 02:38 PM
Bill Nottingham
 
Default Regarding personnel changes in Fedora

Josh Boyer (jwboyer@gmail.com) said:
> On Wed, Jul 11, 2012 at 10:28 AM, "Jˇhann B. Gu­mundsson"
> <johannbg@gmail.com> wrote:
> > Given the recent announcement regarding the new Fedora program manager and
> > since I got asked I just forward those question to the right people who can
> > clarify these things for people preferable on a wiki page(s) in foreseeable
> > future.
> >
>
> http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_Engineering probably answers a
> number of your questions.
>
> > Who are Fedora personal?
>
> I interpret 'Fedora personel' as people being paid to work on Fedora,
> which the above wiki page covers. There are, of course, a very large
> number of people that volunteer their time to work on various things
> in Fedora as well.

At RH there is also the FPL (paid position at RH, filled via applications, both
internal and external) and the Fedora Progra Manager (paid position at RH,
filled via applications, both internal and external.)

Generally, for any of these paid positions at RH, announcements will go out
to Planet Fedora at the least, and occasionally the list. Other companies
may have roles in Fedora they pay people for, and that is up to them how
they advertise it.

Bill
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Old 07-11-2012, 02:43 PM
Josh Boyer
 
Default Regarding personnel changes in Fedora

On Wed, Jul 11, 2012 at 10:38 AM, Bill Nottingham <notting@redhat.com> wrote:
> Josh Boyer (jwboyer@gmail.com) said:
>> On Wed, Jul 11, 2012 at 10:28 AM, "Jˇhann B. Gu­mundsson"
>> <johannbg@gmail.com> wrote:
>> > Given the recent announcement regarding the new Fedora program manager and
>> > since I got asked I just forward those question to the right people who can
>> > clarify these things for people preferable on a wiki page(s) in foreseeable
>> > future.
>> >
>>
>> http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_Engineering probably answers a
>> number of your questions.
>>
>> > Who are Fedora personal?
>>
>> I interpret 'Fedora personel' as people being paid to work on Fedora,
>> which the above wiki page covers. There are, of course, a very large
>> number of people that volunteer their time to work on various things
>> in Fedora as well.
>
> At RH there is also the FPL (paid position at RH, filled via applications, both
> internal and external) and the Fedora Progra Manager (paid position at RH,
> filled via applications, both internal and external.)

I believe the Fedora rel-eng lead is handled the same way. The reason
none of those 3 positions are listed on the wiki page is that they do
not have Spot as their manager. It's something we could add to the
page for clarification purposes though.

josh
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Old 07-11-2012, 02:48 PM
Eric Christensen
 
Default Regarding personnel changes in Fedora

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On 07/11/2012 10:38 AM, Bill Nottingham wrote:
> Josh Boyer (jwboyer@gmail.com) said:
>> On Wed, Jul 11, 2012 at 10:28 AM, "Jˇhann B. Gu­mundsson"
>> <johannbg@gmail.com> wrote:
>>> Given the recent announcement regarding the new Fedora program
>>> manager and since I got asked I just forward those question to
>>> the right people who can clarify these things for people
>>> preferable on a wiki page(s) in foreseeable future.
>>>
>>
>> http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_Engineering probably answers
>> a number of your questions.
>>
>>> Who are Fedora personal?
>>
>> I interpret 'Fedora personel' as people being paid to work on
>> Fedora, which the above wiki page covers. There are, of course,
>> a very large number of people that volunteer their time to work
>> on various things in Fedora as well.
>
> At RH there is also the FPL (paid position at RH, filled via
> applications, both internal and external) and the Fedora Progra
> Manager (paid position at RH, filled via applications, both
> internal and external.)
>
> Generally, for any of these paid positions at RH, announcements
> will go out to Planet Fedora at the least, and occasionally the
> list. Other companies may have roles in Fedora they pay people for,
> and that is up to them how they advertise it.

The question seems to use a biased either/or question that someone
filling the position will either be a RH employee or a community
member where it could be a community member that is hired by RH
specifically for this job. Just because someone gets hired by RH
doesn't mean they are no longer a community member, IMO.

- -Eric

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