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267 [<b><a href="http://www.gentoo.org/proj/en/glep/">GLEP Index</a></b>]
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276 <tr class="field"><th class="field-name">Title:</th><td class="field-body">&quot;Expiration&quot; of inactive GLEPs</td>
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278 <tr class="field"><th class="field-name">Version:</th><td class="field-body">1.5</td>
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280 <tr class="field"><th class="field-name">Last-Modified:</th><td class="field-body"><a class="reference" href="http://www.gentoo.org/cgi-bin/viewcvs.cgi/xml/htdocs/proj/en/glep/glep-0028.txt?cvsroot=gentoo">2004/11/11 21:42:22</a></td>
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282 <tr class="field"><th class="field-name">Author:</th><td class="field-body">Grant Goodyear &lt;g2boojum&#32;&#97;t&#32;gentoo.org&gt;</td>
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284 <tr class="field"><th class="field-name">Status:</th><td class="field-body">Approved</td>
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290 <tr class="field"><th class="field-name">Created:</th><td class="field-body">2-Jun-2004</td>
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298 <p class="topic-title first"><a id="contents" name="contents">Contents</a></p>
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300 <li><a class="reference" href="#status" id="id4" name="id4">Status</a></li>
301 <li><a class="reference" href="#abstract" id="id5" name="id5">Abstract</a></li>
302 <li><a class="reference" href="#motivation" id="id6" name="id6">Motivation</a></li>
303 <li><a class="reference" href="#specification" id="id7" name="id7">Specification</a></li>
304 <li><a class="reference" href="#rationale" id="id8" name="id8">Rationale</a></li>
305 <li><a class="reference" href="#backwards-compatibility" id="id9" name="id9">Backwards Compatibility</a></li>
306 <li><a class="reference" href="#id1" id="id10" name="id10">References</a></li>
307 <li><a class="reference" href="#copyright" id="id11" name="id11">Copyright</a></li>
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311 <h1><a class="toc-backref" href="#id4" id="status" name="status">Status</a></h1>
312 <p>This GLEP was approved on 14-Jun-2004.</p>
313 </div>
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315 <h1><a class="toc-backref" href="#id5" id="abstract" name="abstract">Abstract</a></h1>
316 <p>To keep inactive GLEPs from lingering in a limbo state, Draft GLEPs that have
317 been inactive for more than 60 days and Accepted GLEPs that have been
318 inactive for over six months should be marked &quot;deferred&quot; due to inactivity
319 (and, presumably, lack of interest).</p>
320 </div>
321 <div class="section">
322 <h1><a class="toc-backref" href="#id6" id="motivation" name="motivation">Motivation</a></h1>
323 <p>Right now a number of GLEPs have been in &quot;Draft&quot; status for as much as 11
324 months, with no obvious activity occurring to either submit the GLEP for
325 approval or to withdraw it as a bad idea. Similarly, although it has not yet
326 really been a problem, Accepted GLEPs also have the potential to linger
327 without any indication that they are moving forward toward being finalized.
328 Having a &quot;timeout&quot; period for GLEPs should spur GLEP authors to remain active
329 in either getting support for or finalizing GLEPs.</p>
330 </div>
331 <div class="section">
332 <h1><a class="toc-backref" href="#id7" id="specification" name="specification">Specification</a></h1>
333 <p>If a Draft GLEP is inactive for more than 60 days or an Accepted GLEP is
334 inactive for more than six months, then it would be marked as &quot;deferred&quot; on
335 the main <a class="reference" href="http://glep.gentoo.org">GLEP page</a> <a class="footnote-reference" href="#id2" id="id3" name="id3">[1]</a>. Inactivity is defined simply as the GLEP author has
336 not contacted the GLEP editors with either an update or a request to submit
337 the GLEP for approval (in the case of a Draft GLEP) or a request that the GLEP
338 be marked final (in the case of an Accepted GLEP).</p>
339 <p>A GLEP that has been marked &quot;deferred&quot; may be reopened by request of the GLEP
340 author or a Gentoo manager, as long as that request also includes either an
341 update or a note submitting the GLEP for approval or finalization.</p>
342 </div>
343 <div class="section">
344 <h1><a class="toc-backref" href="#id8" id="rationale" name="rationale">Rationale</a></h1>
345 <p>The GLEP editors have better things to do than chase after GLEP authors to
346 find out how their GLEPs are progressing. This GLEP should help.</p>
347 </div>
348 <div class="section">
349 <h1><a class="toc-backref" href="#id9" id="backwards-compatibility" name="backwards-compatibility">Backwards Compatibility</a></h1>
350 <p>Not really an issue here.</p>
351 </div>
352 <div class="section">
353 <h1><a class="toc-backref" href="#id10" id="id1" name="id1">References</a></h1>
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357 <tr><td class="label"><a class="fn-backref" href="#id3" name="id2">[1]</a></td><td><a class="reference" href="http://glep.gentoo.org">http://glep.gentoo.org</a></td></tr>
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359 </table>
360 </div>
361 <div class="section">
362 <h1><a class="toc-backref" href="#id11" id="copyright" name="copyright">Copyright</a></h1>
363 <p>This document has been placed in the public domain.</p>
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