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31<tr class="field"><th class="field-name">GLEP:</th><td class="field-body">41</td> 32<tr class="field"><th class="field-name">GLEP:</th><td class="field-body">41</td>
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33<tr class="field"><th class="field-name">Title:</th><td class="field-body">Making Arch Testers official Gentoo Staff</td> 34<tr class="field"><th class="field-name">Title:</th><td class="field-body">Making Arch Testers official Gentoo Staff</td>
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35<tr class="field"><th class="field-name">Version:</th><td class="field-body">1.1</td> 36<tr class="field"><th class="field-name">Version:</th><td class="field-body">1.2</td>
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37<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/xml/htdocs/proj/en/glep/glep-0041.txt?cvsroot=gentoo">2005/09/15 21:01:51</a></td> 38<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/xml/htdocs/proj/en/glep/glep-0041.txt?cvsroot=gentoo">2005/10/13 14:53:37</a></td>
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39<tr class="field"><th class="field-name">Author:</th><td class="field-body">Simon Stelling &lt;blubb&#32;&#97;t&#32;gentoo.org&gt;,</td> 40<tr class="field"><th class="field-name">Author:</th><td class="field-body">Simon Stelling &lt;blubb&#32;&#97;t&#32;gentoo.org&gt;,</td>
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47<tr class="field"><th class="field-name">Created:</th><td class="field-body">7-Sep-2005</td> 48<tr class="field"><th class="field-name">Created:</th><td class="field-body">7-Sep-2005</td>
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49<tr class="field"><th class="field-name">Post-History:</th><td class="field-body">15-Sep-2005</td> 50<tr class="field"><th class="field-name">Post-History:</th><td class="field-body">15-Sep-2005</td>
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77<div class="section" id="specification"> 78<div class="section" id="specification">
78<h1><a class="toc-backref" href="#id4" name="specification">Specification</a></h1> 79<h1><a class="toc-backref" href="#id4" name="specification">Specification</a></h1>
79<p>ATs should basically be treated as staff. This includes the following changes 80<p>ATs should basically be treated as staff. This includes the following changes
80to the current situation:</p> 81to the current situation:</p>
81<ul class="simple"> 82<ul class="simple">
82<li>Get a &#64;gentoo.org email address</li> 83<li>Get a &#64;(subdomain_to_be_determined).gentoo.org email address. The email
84address will just be an alias, and will be forwarded to their &#64;gentoo.org
85address if they go on to become a Gentoo developer.</li>
83<li>Get read-only access to the gentoo-x86 repository</li> 86<li>Get read-only access to the gentoo-x86 repository. This doesn't have to be
87individual accounts, a single account, without a shell, with all of their
88keys will be sufficiant.</li>
84</ul> 89</ul>
85<p>Additionally, the mentoring period should be shortened to two weeks if an AT 90<p>There will be a 30 day probationary/mentoring period for new ATs.The lead AT/HT
86wants to take the end quiz to become a developer, assuming he has been AT for 91for arch/herd will be responsible for the mentoring period. If arch/herd
87at least two weeks. The amd64 porting team has handled situations 92doesn't have a Lead AT/HT, then either the arch/herd lead or the Strategic AT
93Lead will be responsible. The Lead AT is a seasoned developer that watches for talent,
94recruits and mentors ATs. Additionally, the mentoring period should be shortened
95to a minimum of two weeks if an AT wants to take the end quiz to become a developer,
96assuming he has been AT for at least two weeks. The amd64 porting team has handled
88like this for a while and only made positive experiences.</p> 97situations like this for a while and only made positive experiences.</p>
89<p>Also, the idea of an arch tester as a trustful user who is able to test 98<p>Also, the idea of an arch tester as a trustworthy user who is able to test
90critical changes (such as hard masked software branches), could be expanded 99critical changes (such as hard masked software branches), could be expanded
91to other herd. These 'ATs' wouldn't be called arch testers as the 'arch' is 100to other herds. These 'ATs' wouldn't be called arch testers as the 'arch' is
92irritating, instead, herd tester (HT) could be used.</p> 101irritating, instead, herd tester (HT) could be used.</p>
93<p>As arch testers (and herd testers) become official staff, they should be 102<p>As arch testers (and herd testers) become official staff, they should be
94handled by DevRel.</p> 103handled by DevRel.</p>
104<p>Since ATs don't want to have to handle the big 'communication overhead'
105normally, they won't be subscribed to the gentoo-core mailing list and won't
106be able to vote.</p>
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96<div class="section" id="backwards-compatibility"> 108<div class="section" id="backwards-compatibility">
97<h1><a class="toc-backref" href="#id5" name="backwards-compatibility">Backwards Compatibility</a></h1> 109<h1><a class="toc-backref" href="#id5" name="backwards-compatibility">Backwards Compatibility</a></h1>
98<p>All current active arch testers should be migrated to staff.</p> 110<p>All current active arch testers should be migrated.</p>
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