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From: Arun Raghavan <ford_prefect@g.o>
Subject: Re: Re: Council manifesto of sping
Date: Tue, 22 Jun 2010 15:54:24 +0530
On 22 June 2010 15:32, Duncan <1i5t5.duncan@...> wrote:
> Arun Raghavan posted on Tue, 22 Jun 2010 10:43:42 +0530 as excerpted:
>
>> b) For questions like "- Should Python 3.x be stable?", isn't that for
>> team leads to decide? And for the council to resolve in case of
>> conflicts?
>
> Wouldn't the point for specifically pointing out python 3.x as an example,
> that there is in fact quite some conflict on it, as demonstrated by the
> threads discussing it right here?  If I'm not mistaken, sping has in fact
> mentioned that as an example in his "tone" thread, as well.  If I read him
> correctly, the implication is that before it got to the level it did,
> council should have voted on it, thus providing a final answer, as an
> alternative to the simmering level of discontent that's not quite at the
> boiling over point, that we seem to have with the situation now.  He does,
> after all, make a strong statement in favor of an "activist" council.

I did say questions like this one, not only this one.

Also, the context of that quote was from the bit of the manifesto that
advocates putting such questions to a global vote, which is what I was
enquiring about.

Cheers,
-- 
Arun Raghavan
http://arunraghavan.net/
(Ford_Prefect | Gentoo) & (arunsr | GNOME)


References:
Gentoo Council 2010/2011 - Voting
-- Roy Bamford
Re: Council manifesto of sping
-- Arun Raghavan
Re: Council manifesto of sping
-- Sebastian Pipping
Re: Council manifesto of sping
-- Arun Raghavan
Re: Council manifesto of sping
-- Duncan
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