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Weex

21 Nov 2018

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18 Jul 2018

Weex is a framework for building high-performance mobile applications with
modern web development experience.

Weex has been incubating since 2016-11-30.

Three most important issues to address in the move towards graduation:

 1. Develop more non-Chinese contributors and committers, to bring
diversity to
the community.
 2. Improve the developer's activity in the mailing list.
 3. Create regularly release schedule.

Any issues that the Incubator PMC (IPMC) or ASF Board wish/need to be
aware of?

 None.

How has the community developed since the last report?

 * Forward to the second release, it's under RC2 now.
 * Set up a regular monthly meeting between Alibaba, Tencent, and PayTM
developers.
 * 493(213 new issues since the last report) issues have been reported on
JIRA,
   and 321(79 since the last report) of them are resolved or closed.
 * Our Github repo has growth in contributors 154(9 new since the last
   report), forks 1321(153 new), watchers 497(46 new) and stars 9985(1255
new)

How has the project developed since the last report?

 * Excluding merges, 20 authors have pushed 77 commits to master and 93
commits to all branches. (June 4, 2018 – July 4, 2018)
 * Refactor the thread model of JavascriptCore and integrate WeexCore call
to iOS.

How would you assess the podling's maturity?
Please feel free to add your own commentary.

 [ ] Initial setup
 [ ] Working towards first release
 [x] Community building
 [ ] Nearing graduation
 [ ] Other:

Date of last release:

 2017-06-08

When were the last committers or PPMC members elected?

 None.

Signed-off-by:

 [ ](weex) Luke Han
    Comments:
 [X](weex) Willem Jiang
    Comments:
 [ ](weex) Stephan Ewen
    Comments:
 [ ](weex) Raphael Bircher
    Comments:

IPMC/Shepherd notes:

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18 Apr 2018

Weex is a framework for building Mobile cross-platform high performance UI.

Weex has been incubating since 2016-11-30.

Three most important issues to address in the move towards graduation:

 1. Develop more non-Chinese contributors and committers, to bring diversity
 to the community.
 2. Replace Facebook's Yoga(Category X) dependency and release more while in
 Incubator.
 3. Improve the developer's activity in mailing list.

Any issues that the Incubator PMC (IPMC) or ASF Board wish/need to be aware
of?

The community is still learning the Apache Way,  we are making progress and
need more guidance from Mentors. The project has an ongoing problem with lack
of mentor engagement.


How has the community developed since the last report?

* WeexConf 2018 was held in Hangzhou, which brought a lot of new users and
 contributors who is intrested in the project, and Weex meetup in other
 cities will come soon.
* 278(91 new issues since the last report) issues have been reported on JIRA,
 and 145(52 since the last report) of them are resolved or closed.
* More non-Chinese developers are using Weex and contributing to the
 community, including developers from India, Russia, Singapore, etc. The
 first non-Chinese committer will come out soon.
* Our Github repo has growth in contributors 145(10 new since the last
 report), forks 1168(192 new), watchers 451(74 new) and stars 8730(1622 new)
* WebSite Trends Month Active, PV(542124), UV(91873), IP(76598), New Unique
 Visitor(47883) , Session(168065)

How has the project developed since the last report?

* Excluding merges, 11 authors have pushed 16 commits to master and 14 commits
 to all branches.
* Replacing Facebook's Yoga is done and will be released next month.

How would you assess the podling's maturity?
Please feel free to add your own commentary.

 [ ] Initial setup
 [ ] Working towards first release
 [x] Community building
 [ ] Nearing graduation
 [ ] Other:

Date of last release:

 2017-06-08

When were the last committers or PPMC members elected?

 None.

Signed-off-by:

 [ ](weex) Luke Han Comments:
 [X](weex) Willem Jiang Comments: The development looks good, but it is not
  normal that we don't have any release for 9 months.
 [ ](weex) Stephan Ewen Comments:
 [ ](weex) Raphael Bircher Comments:

17 Jan 2018

Weex is a framework for building Mobile cross-platform high performance UI.

Weex has been incubating since 2016-11-30.

Three most important issues to address in the move towards graduation:

 1. Develop more non-Chinese contributors and committers, to bring diversity
 to the community. 2. Replace Facebook's Yoga(Category X) dependency and
 release more while in Incubator. 3. Improve the developer's activity in
 mailing list, more "bad ideas".

Any issues that the Incubator PMC (IPMC) or ASF Board wish/need to be aware
of?

The community is still learning the Apache Way,  we are making progress and
need more guidance from Mentors. An additional active Mentor would be good.

How has the community developed since the last report?

• We voted one new committer: wentao shi
• We have encouraged people to discuss more in the JIRA and dev mailing list.
 There is an obvious growth. 186(110 new issues since the last report) issues
 have been reported on JIRA, and 93(56 since the last report) of them are
 resolved or closed. And for dev@ mailing list,  more discussions were made
 in the past quarter.  Some of the discussions are about important decisions
 such as Community building roadmaps, whether to use Github issues, how to
 develop plugins conveniently, how to replace Facebook/Yoga, whether to
 create a project channel, etc. More and more non-alibaba and non-Chinese
 guys were participating in the discussions.
• More non-alibaba developers are using Weex and reporting issues, including
 developers from Tencent, Geekbang, SNDA, etc.
• Our Github repo has growth in contributors (135), forks (974), watchers
 (377) and stars (7108)
• WebSite Trends Month Active, PV(440482), UV(68347), IP(59082), New Unique
 Visitor(36063) , Session(114824)


How has the project developed since the last report?

• We have seperated the code for ducumentation & website from main repo to
 weex-incubator-site, which will be easier to contribute.
• 9 authors have pushed 36 commits to master and 36 commits to all branches.
 The community are intentionally making the committing work more slow and
 deliberate.
• Replacing Facebook's Yoga is nearly done.

How would you assess the podling's maturity? Please feel free to add your own
commentary.

 [ ] Initial setup
 [ ] Working towards first release
 [X] Community building
 [ ] Nearing graduation
 [ ] Other:

Date of last release:

 2017-06-08

When were the last committers or PPMC members elected?

wentao shi,  19 Oct 2017

Signed-off-by:

 [X](weex) Luke Han Comments:
 [ ](weex) Willem Jiang Comments:
 [ ](weex) Stephan Ewen Comments:
 [ ](weex) Raphael Bircher Comments:

18 Oct 2017

Weex is a framework for building Mobile cross-platform high-performance UI.

Weex has been incubating since 2016-11-30.

Three most important issues to address in the move towards graduation:

1. Move the whole workflow and infra into Apache (not the codebase only).
2. Develop more contributors and committers.
3. More releases while in Incubator.
4. Improve the developer's activity in JIRA and mailing list.

Any issues that the Incubator PMC (IPMC) or ASF Board wish/need to be
aware of?

No.

How has the community developed since the last report?

• We voted two new committers: gurisxie, Hanks
• Our Github has growth contributors (131), forks (760), watchers (296)
and stars (5522)
• We have encouraged people to discuss more in the JIRA and dev mailing
list. Up to now, 76 issues have been reported on JIRA and 37 of them are
resolved or closed.
• WebSite Trends Month Active, PV(393698), UV(64096), IP(53712), New
Unique Visitor(36155) , Session(103184)

How has the project developed since the last report?

• 21 authors have pushed 284 commits to master and 285 commits to all branches since last month.
• We are replacing Facebook's Yoga with Google's FlexboxLayout for our layout system.
• Several new features including  pseudo-class,  box-shadow in Android,
3d rotate were proposed and developed under review.

How would you assess the podling's maturity?
Please feel free to add your own commentary.

 [ ] Initial setup
 [ ] Working towards first release
 [X] Community building
 [ ] Nearing graduation
 [ ] Other:

Date of last release:

 2017-06-08

When were the last committers or PPMC members elected?

• gurisxie,  13 Sep 2017
• Hanks, 9 Aug 2017

Signed-off-by:

 [ ](weex) Luke Han
    Comments:
 [ ](weex) Willem Jiang
    Comments:
 [ ](weex) Stephan Ewen
    Comments:
 [X](weex) Raphael Bircher
    Comments: The community still learning the Apache Way. Also we have to work on the diversity.
    But we make progress. An additional active Mentor would be good.

17 May 2017

Weex is a framework for building Mobile cross-platform high performance UI.

Weex has been incubating since 2016-11-30.

Three most important issues to address in the move towards graduation:

 1. Move the whole workflow and infra into Apache (not the codebase only).
 2. Develop more contributors and committers.
 3. First Release while in Incubator.

Any issues that the Incubator PMC (IPMC) or ASF Board wish/need to be
aware of?

 We are worried that only 1 mentor is actively helping us, as this will put
 more burden on the rest of the Incubator to approve our releases.
 Especially, most of active committers are not good at dealing with
 license-related problem.

How has the community developed since the last report?

 * We voted in 3 new committer:TianYi Ma, Tancy and HaiBo Song.
 * There are 90+ new forks and 700+ new stars since last report.
 * We have encouraged people to discuss more in the JIRA and dev
    mail list. Up to now, 30 issues are reported on JIRA and 25 of them
     are resovled.
 * We have redirect github's mails to the commits mail list to have a
     clear overview of our activity  in the dev mail list.

How has the project developed since the last report?

 * We are trying to release 0.12 this month. Both two RCs were failed due
   to the license issue. This is major issue of project.

How would you assess the podling's maturity?
Please feel free to add your own commentary.

 [ ] Initial setup
 [x] Working towards first release
 [ ] Community building
 [ ] Nearing graduation
 [ ] Other:

Date of last release:

 XXXX-XX-XX

When were the last committers or PPMC members elected?
TianYi Ma,  5 April 2017
Tancy, 18 April 2017
HaiBo Song, 24 April 2017



Signed-off-by:

 [ ](weex) Luke Han
    Comments:
 [ ](weex) Willem Jiang
    Comments:
 [ ](weex) Stephan Ewen
    Comments:
 [x](weex) Niclas Hedhman
    Comments: Technical development and sheer momentum is still very high,
    and no concerns in that area. The move of GitHUb notifications to
    commits@ makes dev@ a more pleasant space. But I still have concerns that
    a lot of discussions of what to do happens in office or other channels.

19 Apr 2017

Weex is a framework for building Mobile cross-platform high performance UI.

Weex has been incubating since 2016-11-30.

Three most important issues to address in the move towards graduation:

 1. Move the whole workflow and infra into Apache (not the codebase only).
 2. Develop more contributors and committers.
 3. Clear the ICLA issues.

Any issues that the Incubator PMC (IPMC) or ASF Board wish/need to be
aware of?

 No

How has the community developed since the last report?

 * 1,510 stars and 229 forks in our new Apache repo in GitHub.
 * 600+ mails in dev channel
 * Developed one new committer: Yuan Shen

How has the project developed since the last report?

 * Enhanced accessibility
 * Supported iPad screen
 * Supported more features like: "waterfall" component, prefetch,
   "expression binding", box-shadow, etc.

How would you assess the podling's maturity?
Please feel free to add your own commentary.

 [x] Initial setup
 [ ] Working towards first release (wip)
 [ ] Community building (wip)
 [ ] Nearing graduation
 [ ] Other:

Date of last release:

 No

When were the last committers or PPMC members elected?

 We invited Yuan Shen as a new committer in 2017-02-23.

Signed-off-by:

 [ ](weex) Luke Han
    Comments:
 [ ](weex) Willem Jiang
    Comments:
 [ ](weex) Stephan Ewen
    Comments:
 [x](weex) Niclas Hedhman
    Comments: The Shepherd's comments fully resonate with how I feel. The
    progress in 'getting it' is slow, and I have also asked privately how
    people know what to work on, as I suspect that this is happening at
    work, conf calls, or other means. I have been considering asking the
    IPMC to put the code repository in read-only to get people to wake up.
    There is a release attempt going on right now, and that has triggered a
    little bit more open communications, but it is far from acceptable. Dev
    work is remarkably strong, but community development is weak, which I
    see as signs of a corporate-driven project.

IPMC/Shepherd notes:

 ptgoetz: The Weex community has shown some friction against adopting the
          Apache Way. Luckily there is one highly engaged mentor very actively
          nudging the community in the right direction. My concern is that
          other mentors have not engaged (no sign-offs to date), and if the
          primary mentor disappears for any length of time it could pose a
          problem. I'd like to see at least one more engaged mentor for a
          podling trying to develop its initial Apache "sea legs."

 johndament: The amount of private list email vs dev list email is a bit
             concerning.  Niclas has been doing a great job helping the
             podling move along, but without major changes I suspect
             it will be difficult for them to progress forward.

15 Mar 2017

Weex is a framework for building Mobile cross-platform high performance UI.

Weex has been incubating since 2016-11-30.

Three most important issues to address in the move towards graduation:

 1. Weex codebase has been migrated to Apache git repo.
 2. Weex website has been deployed to https://weex.incubator.apache.org/ in gitpubsub way.
 3. Made some guide for users and developers to Apache.

Any issues that the Incubator PMC (IPMC) or ASF Board wish/need to be
aware of?

 No

How has the community developed since the last report?

 * Just a beginning in Apache.
 * 71 stars and 14 forks in our new Apache repo in GitHub.
 * Notice: We have stopped committing code to the old repo since Feb 24 2017
   but there are still a lot of activities which need to be migrated here.

How has the project developed since the last report?

 * Weex codebase has been migrated to Apache git repo.
 * Travis-ci enabled for our new repo above.
 * Weex website has been deployed to https://weex.incubator.apache.org/ in
   gitpubsub way.
 * JIRA & Confluence space ready.

How would you assess the podling's maturity?
Please feel free to add your own commentary.

 [x] Initial setup
 [ ] Working towards first release
 [ ] Community building
 [ ] Nearing graduation
 [ ] Other:

Date of last release:

 No

When were the last committers or PPMC members elected?

 No

Signed-off-by:

 [ ](weex) Luke Han
    Comments:
 [ ](weex) Willem Jiang
    Comments:
 [ ](weex) Stephan Ewen
    Comments:
 [x](weex) Niclas Hedhman
    Comments:

      The project from a technical point of view is doing well. I am trying
      to get the participants really grok TheApacheWay, as there is still too
      much "corporate think" in the project, and things are done seemingly
      randomly. The GitHub workflow is also something that I worry about,
      since it makes the mailing list look like a commit log and not really a
      community discussion forum. There is some who listens and trying to get
      their colleagues to understand. This doesn't seem to be a language
      (Chinese) issue as much as a GitHub culture issue. These guys love
      GitHub issues and pull requests. But I am hopeful we will get there.

18 Jan 2017

Weex is a framework for building Mobile cross-platform high performance UI.

Weex has been incubating since 2016-11-30.

This is our first report. Weex community is really excited about joining
Apache community and getting organized.  Most of us are newbie of
international open source community, Thanks everybody in ASF for your
patience and encouragement.

Most notable progress this first month;

 1. 7 members of Weex team have submitted ICLAs.
 2. SGA & CCLA have been signed and have been mailed to secretary, of ASF.
 3. Project maillist & JIRA have been activated &  we have volunteer JIRA
    administrator. Our setup issue on JIRA[1]

Any issues that the Incubator PMC (IPMC) or ASF Board wish/need to be
aware of?

 * Code repository need be set up.

How has the community developed since the last report?

 * Weex Github star number was reached 10k on December 21.

How has the project developed since the last report?

 Since our Apache code repository haven’t been setup, the project have not
 been developed in Apache Way yet. But our pre-Apache development process
 are ongoing. Several bugs have been fixed and some new features have been
 added (detail of information [2]). We will migrate code to Apache repo as
 soon as possible.

Date of last release:

 None

When were the last committers or PPMC members elected?

 None

[1]:https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/WEEX-1
[2]:https://github.com/alibaba/weex/releases/tag/v0.9.4

Signed-off-by:

 [ ](weex) Luke Han
 [ ](weex) Willem Jiang
 [ ](weex) Stephan Ewen
 [x](weex) Niclas Hedhman

Shepherd/Mentor notes:

 Niclas Hedhman:

   The development on the previous GitHub project is progressing at high
   speed. But we have an understanding that moving to ASF repos is of the
   highest importance for the next month.