List Archive: gentoo-nfp
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On Sun, 2008-08-31 at 16:07 -0700, Chrissy Fullam wrote:
> The Foundation/Trustees have been around for I believe four years
Failing in just about every possible way since 05. No financial
reporting, and culmination was charter being revoked in 07.
> , in that time only once has a person held over lapping roles. Why do
> we think suddenly every person on Trustee may overlap? It seems so
> very unlikely. And even if they did, that means that we voted for them
> to fill the role, so do we now not even trust ourselves to cast the
> right vote?
Fail safes, so get over it. Your making it a much bigger deal than it
> So do we also restrict people from being on more than one team?
That should likely be looked at but is the council's place.
> What if one team is deemed to be 'not doing well', should they resign
> from other teams to focus on that one team,
> or resign from that team so it doesn’t drag down their efforts on
> other teams?
Another option, but not doing anything and letting projects/teams suffer
is not a solution either.
Both Java and amd64 suffered from my time loss to the
trustees/foundation. Both will gain now from my resignation. Even then,
if I dropped amd64, that's more focus for Java. But really I did amd64
as a compliment to Java. Since there were delays with keywording and
William L. Thomson Jr.
Gentoo Linux Developer
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