- A maintainer will be discharged when one of the following cases:
- When (s)he declares her/his resignation as the maintainer.
- When (s)he has not committed anything for 3 months and (s)he does not declare that (s)he wants to continue maintenance.
- When (s)he has not do anything about her/his assigned issues for 3 months.
- If a maintainer resigns, maintenance of the library will be temporarily done by the ruby core team until someone become a new maintainer.
- Returning to maintainer after (s)he would be discharged will be welcome.