Steering Committee Meeting: August 22, 2013

Thursday, August 22, 2013 - 10:00
  • Approval of prior minutes
  • Planning for EclipseCon Europe
  • LTS support levels

Approval of Minutes

  • June 13 Abridged Minutes - approved
  • August 8 Raw Minutes - approved
  • June 27 and July 11 Abridged Minutes have been submitted for review.

Planning for EclipseCon Europe

  • We might be able to have a booth for LTS.  We need clarification on whether this would be a regular exhibit booth, since we might have trouble staffing an exhibit for 3 days
  • Should we have a CBI workshop?  This would require technical staffing, and we don't know yet who from LTS will be at EclipseCon
  • Steering Committee session - we will set a time and location after the EclipseCon schedule is set
  • Jutta has submitted  The Eclipse Long-Term Support program - taming the maintenance beast   - This will be about the same talk as presented at Toulouse but augmented with more up to date information,

LTS Support Levels

  • Updated proposal has been posted on the LTS SC internal wiki for
  • Discussion revolved around LTS Central vs. company-specific forges, whether or not CBI build is required for all projects, and how LTS support would be provided for releases before 4.2.
  • We need to think about what LTS consumers need.  Requirements for "short-term LTS" might be different than the requirements for "very long term LTS" consumers
  • Discussion will continue in upcoming meetings
Dial In Numbers: 

This meeting is for LTS Steering Committee Members Only.


This meeting is for LTS Steering Committee Members Only.

  • Jutta Bindewald - SAP
  • Jochen Krause - Innoopract
  • Pat Huff - IBM
  • Steve Francisco - IBM
  • Andrew Ross - Eclipse Foundation  
  • Mike Milinkovich - Eclipse Foundation