Whats the community governance model for the OpenJDK Community?
The OpenJDK Community is operating under the interim governance model established at JavaOne 2007. There is a plan to move the governance model to one of even more community involvement, with a goal of inclusive, transparent, meritocratic governance. The governance model for the OpenJDK Community will evolve over time, based on community input and participation in the process. On Tuesday May 8, 2007 at the JavaOne conference, Sun established the OpenJDK Governance Board (GB) by signing the OpenJDK Charter. This is a legal document describing the Governance Board and its roles and responsibilities, and to grant to the GB the powers and rights required to carry out their duties on behalf of the community. The GB: • Will consist of five people, two employees of Sun and three from the Community, elected by a democratic process. • Sun will initially appoint an Interim GB with this composition whose duties will be to construct a Constitution for the OpenJDK Community, and get this Constituti