I also agree with the proposal. It's sad to turn in my keys but I'm likely unable to perform many duties expected of a maintainer at this point. I know that people can still find me via the git history :)
Dan Kenigsberg <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> On Wed, Nov 27, 2019 at 4:33 PM Francesco Romani <email@example.com> wrote:
>> On 11/27/19 3:25 PM, Nir Soffer wrote:
>> > I want to remove inactive contributors from vdsm-master-maintainers.
>> > I suggest the simple rule of 2 years of inactivity for removing from
>> > this group,
>> > based on git log.
>> > See the list below for current status:
>> > https://gerrit.ovirt.org/#/admin/groups/106,members
>> No objections, keeping the list minimal and current is a good idea.
> I love removing dead code; I feel a bit different about removing old
> colleagues. Maybe I'm just being nostalgic.
> If we introduce this policy (which I understand is healthy), let us
> give a long warning period (6 months?) before we apply the policy to
> existing dormant maintainers. We should also make sure that we
> actively try to contact a person before he or she is dropped.
I think this is a reasonable proposal.
I forgot about this, and another year passed.
Sending again, this time I added all past maintainers that may not watch this list.