Call a Vote

Before a release can occur, a vote must take place.

The vote is initiated by sending an email to and

The standard is to wait 72 hours for responses. This gives other developers and users time to test and provide feedback. Each plugin committer gets one vote: -1 meaning "no" or +1 meaning "yes." Only SonarQube plugin committers can vote. The first release requires three +1's and no -1's. For subsequent releases, the vote can be passed by lazy consensus: it passes if there are no -1's.