- Promote Abhilash Raj
- Do not promote Abhilash Raj
I am formally proposing Abhilash Raj to be promoted to core developer status. Abhilash’s primary contributions will at least initially be for the
Abhilash is already well established as a contributor to Python. He is the project lead for GNU Mailman and serves as both a Mailman administrator and postmaster on
mail.python.org. He has been instrumental in the migration from Mailman 2 to Mailman 3 on our infrastructure, and regularly helps out with postmaster duties. I have worked very closely with Abhilash since he originally came to the GNU Mailman project as a Summer of Code student. Over the years, he has continued to impress me with his technical abilities and sensibilities, his leadership, and his strong and considerate collaboration skills. When I stepped down as GNU Mailman project leader in 2017, Abhilash was the clear, unanimous choice to take over that roll.
In addition to that, he has a proven track record of contributions to the
From PEP 13:
… It is granted by receiving at least two-thirds positive votes in a core team vote that is open for one week and with no veto by the steering council."
Here is a list of contributions from Abhilash:
Issues on bpo: