List Archive: gentoo-nfp
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On Monday 18 April 2005 20:12, Aron Griffis wrote:
> Personally, I'd like continuous 1 year required prior to eligibility.
> A hiatus (the semi-official Gentoo term for leave of absence) of more
> than 30 days would revoke membership, requiring 6 months of activity
> following the hiatus to restore membership. This rule would attempt
> to ensure that members are abreast of current goings-on to reduce
> uninformed voting. It's also simple and relatively easy to track.
I think the time of 30 days is somewhat short for hiatus. In europe it is not
unusual to take holidays for over 3 or sometimes 4 weeks. Getting awfully
close to this limit. Of course such an hiatus should then be announced. I
would put 45 days (or 1 1/2 month) as more appropriate.
Paul de Vrieze