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Jorge Manuel B. S. Vicetto wrote:
>> The election officials are Łukasz Damentko, Jorge Manuel B. S.
>> Vicetto, and Richard Freeman. The infrastructure team contact
>> for the election is Shyam Mani. The election officials have
>> published a page with all the information on the election
>> including lists of voting members of the Gentoo Foundation.
>> *  - email@example.com
>> *  - firstname.lastname@example.org
>> *  - email@example.com
>> *  - firstname.lastname@example.org
>> *  - http://www.gentoo.org/proj/en/elections/foundation-200802.xml
>> The election polls will be open from Wednesday February 13th to
>> Wednesday 27th.
> Just a small update. For logistic reasons we need to push the voting
> period 24 hours. Thus, the election will take place from 00H00 UTC
> February 14th (Thursday) to 0H00 February 28th (Thursday).
> We will send a mail with all the nominees and the list of voters after
> the nomination period ends in over one hour.
I made a mistake as the voting period lasts from 00:00.00 UTC February
14th (Thursday) to 23:59.59 UTC February 28th (Thursday), so you can
still vote on the 28th.
As promised the list of nominees to the trustees election is the following:
William Thomson - wltjr
Roy Bamford - NeddySeagoon
Tom Gall - tgall
Patrick Lauer - tgall
Joshua Jackson - tsunam
Jeffrey Gardner - je_fro
Ferris McCormick - fmccor
Jakub Moc - jakub
The list of voters for this election can be checked through the
*  - http://dev.gentoo.org/~jmbsvicetto/trustees-election/voters-sorted
To vote on this election, do the following:
Eligible current Gentoo devs should login to dev.gentoo.org and run the
following commands, in the order specified.
* votify --new trustees2008 - This creates a new ballot in your homedir.
* Edit the .ballot-trustees2008 file and rank the candidates.
* Once you're sure, run votify --verify trustees2008 to check the
validity of the ballot.
* If that goes through fine, the next and final step is to submit your
vote using votify --submit trustees2008
* In case you're stuck, detailed help can be accessed by using votify
--help or feel free to drop by #gentoo-elections on IRC. If you think
you are eligible to vote, but cannot, please contact one of the officials.
* Grab a beer, have fun, sit back and enjoy the show..till we announce
the results ;)
The remaining Foundation members (ex-devs), should email their ballot to
the 3 election officials, signing the mail with their gpg key:
Please check the elections page as we've updated it to include all this
For the election officials,
Jorge Vicetto (jmbsvicetto) - jmbsvicetto at gentoo dot org
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