As part of the work towards graduation, we must prepare a motion to present to the incubator and a resolution for the board to adopt Apache Tuweni as a new TLP.
- Fix license link issue on website
- Update project status to list all new committers
- Update draft with new committers
This page is a shared draft we can work on together:
Dear Apache Incubator Community and IPMC members, We discussed the graduation for Tuweni in the Apache Incubator Community , where no issues were raised and positive replies were received. After having the graduation discussion in the Tuweni community , we have passed the vote within Tuweni community  and the vote result was published . I would like to start this voting thread to request graduating Apache Tuweni(incubating) from Apache Incubator as a Top Level Project. Please provide your vote accordingly: [ ] +1 Yes, I support Tuweni project to graduate from the Apache Incubator. [ ] +0 No opinion. [ ] -1 No, the Tuweni project is not ready to graduate, because... Thank you for participating in the vote. This vote will stay open for at least 72 hours. Here is an overview of the Apache Tuweni(incubating) to help with the vote. *Community* ● The PPMC is active, with PMC members voting for graduation along with mentors. ● 6 new committers were added, bringing the total number of committers to 14 from 12 different organizations. ● The number of contributors is now 25 and growing. ● The dev@Tuweni mailing list currently has 33 subscribers . *Project* ● Apache Tuweni (incubating) is a set of libraries and other tools to aid development of blockchain and other decentralized software in Java and other JVM languages. It includes a low-level bytes library, serialization and deserialization codecs (e.g. RLP), various cryptography functions and primitives, and lots of other helpful utilities. Tuweni is developed for JDK 11 or higher. ● Project maturity model and incubation status is detailed in  ● Tuweni has been incubating  since 2019-02-25 for over 45 months. ● Tuweni community released a total of 14 Apache releases . ● 331 pull requests created closed . ● 76 issues created, and 46 issues closed . ● The release cadence is about 3 months. *Brand, License, and Copyright* ● We submitted an application for the brand  and it has been reviewed and approved. ● Tuweni community maintains project code on GitHub and all modules code is under Apache 2.0 license. We have reviewed all the dependencies and ensured they do not bring any license issues . All the status files, license headers, and copyright are up to date. ● Tuweni official website  is compliant with Apache Foundation requirements .  https://lists.apache.org/thread/z3flpmqcss21xc8vmtwqqfs961p4g9t5  https://lists.apache.org/thread/c04cmvfwh1wt2mxmc9zo89o6bnhm2xqk  https://lists.apache.org/thread/8m4lq3k1v93m1k482syj7kn1ldb62665  https://firstname.lastname@example.org  https://incubator.apache.org/projects/tuweni.html  https://github.com/apache/incubator-tuweni/releases  https://github.com/apache/incubator-tuweni/pulls  https://github.com/apache/incubator-tuweni/issues  https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/PODLINGNAMESEARCH-167  https://github.com/apache/incubator-tuweni/blob/main/LICENSE  https://tuweni.apache.org  https://whimsy.apache.org/pods/project/tuweni