Gentoo Archives: gentoo-nfp

From: Donnie Berkholz <spyderous@g.o>
To: gentoo-nfp@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-nfp] Foundation membership, take 2
Date: Wed, 13 Apr 2005 18:17:27
Message-Id: 425D616E.8040401@gentoo.org
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-nfp] Foundation membership, take 2 by Donnie Berkholz
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Donnie Berkholz wrote:
> Jochen Maes wrote: > >>>I second this, I also would like to see every candidate to create a >>>nice page explaining why they think they should be a good trustee. >>>It's good to know what people stand for. > > > Let's see. ... How about, "I stand for dealing with intellectual > property issues and finances." > > I think this is a bad idea because what people stand for is largely > irrelevant to a trustee's role, unless they actually have some position > on the things the board really does rather than random stuff like, "I'm > going to be the best trustee you've ever had because I'm so trusty." > That successfully turns the whole thing into a political campaign too, > which is annoying.
On the other hand, what _could_ be useful is a simple background page on each candidate. Gentoo's getting so large that I'd guess a lot of people don't even know what other people do. -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: GnuPG v1.4.1 (GNU/Linux) iD8DBQFCXWFuXVaO67S1rtsRAjIhAKDJozeh45AvwycqBw95pt4bkxoDhQCePSuD WHWehZ86OTxZBK956wx17Xg= =GVEM -----END PGP SIGNATURE----- -- gentoo-nfp@g.o mailing list

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Re: [gentoo-nfp] Foundation membership, take 2 Lance Albertson <ramereth@g.o>