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From: Nirbheek Chauhan <nirbheek@g.o>
To: "Petteri Räty" <betelgeuse@g.o>
Cc: gentoo-project@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-project] [GLEP 39 overhaul] Does the council need a lead?
Date: Sun, 18 Apr 2010 12:45:58
Message-Id: p2u8b4c83ad1004180545i2afc184esa332b60a05da073f@mail.gmail.com
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-project] [GLEP 39 overhaul] Does the council need a lead? by "Petteri Räty"
On Sun, Apr 18, 2010 at 5:36 PM, Petteri Räty <betelgeuse@g.o> wrote:
> On 04/18/2010 12:23 PM, Nirbheek Chauhan wrote: >> On Sun, Apr 18, 2010 at 5:19 AM, Denis Dupeyron <calchan@g.o> wrote: >>> Does the council need a lead? All top-level projects have a lead >>> except the council. Should we maintain this exception? >>> >>> How do we elect a lead? Do the developers do it or should it be left >>> to the newly elected council members? >>> >> >> What role will a council lead play? Will the role be similar to the >> speaker of the house (ie, only manage the meetings and cast the >> tie-breaking vote), or more like the head of the cabinet of ministers >> (take the final decision based on input from other members)? >> > > Having someone dedicated in charge of agendas and charing meetings is > useful at least. >
Didn't we have a secretary in charge of agendas once? And well, chairing of meetings could simply be rotated amongst the council members. -- ~Nirbheek Chauhan Gentoo GNOME+Mozilla Team

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