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From: Markos Chandras <hwoarang@g.o>
To: gentoo-project@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-project] Should DevRel members be in Council?
Date: Sun, 14 Aug 2011 12:27:48
Message-Id: 4E47BF0C.9090703@gentoo.org
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-project] Should DevRel members be in Council? by Thomas Sachau
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On 08/14/2011 01:19 PM, Thomas Sachau wrote:
> Markos Chandras schrieb: >> Hi, >> >> This is the second item I would like to discuss for the next >> Council agenda ( or a later one ) >> >> Quite a few of you know that Council acts as a court in case a >> developer has unresolved disputes with Devrel or when he is not >> happy with a Devrel's decision. The problem is that having the same >> people in the Council and in Devrel makes no sense since the same >> people will vote twice on that matter. A developer who wants to >> appeal to Council, seeks a review of his case and a fresh voting >> from new people. However, having devrel members, which are already >> biased based on the previous decision, makes the "Council's court >> role" a moot role :) > > I have to ask the same here as for the other proposal: > > Why do you restrict your proposal to a specific project? The issue > you are pointing at is the same for any other project, where someone > does open an appeal to council to vote on a team decision he does not > want to accept. >
I don't follow. I thought disputes were handled this way 1) Contact the guy and resolve the issue with him without bothering the rest of team members 2) Ask team lead 3) Ask devrel 4) Ask Council There is no way to go from 2->4 without devrel's involvement. - -- Regards, Markos Chandras / Gentoo Linux Developer / Key ID: B4AFF2C2 -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: GnuPG v2.0.18 (GNU/Linux) iQIcBAEBCgAGBQJOR78LAAoJEPqDWhW0r/LCqNcP/1vguJ7nAdaNOsAWMNpcck1Q ipNzY2/fQBckIa1D1mHHfjNs+f2nReVtf4Q1xh43KuSAjVkj+0ZxHTCBJi4Ps1Yg rZ6Lgr4ln2Fqacd2ymdGFzs1kSx8ACcWC2kYyNrrV/ThQ7gIaFQ304qOCyuKuhmM p/y+4MBgVYYBo7b68IFZkSL42+RSynDluT4Rl1odefaR6lkKy8fenK719WcEMIFN lk5818zvsJ5GEGO7yrNRe+h1HdlD6QJ/LSHZ9wHabxGct97YDoZ3I8+LMUbWtx4j WcQ86wbT7GZURUYaiL/clJNqxYUrj5sp+c3HeS+qvm2HPA7FsUWd74bLZi0NK+i/ R4u/wmzWOmSO8qfCW0plwDVtU1OQXaYYRp4x8JP27kHlCBIEycxd2qvId32lgrvW kXwfX6DBL215XZ5ScyxpSsbh7ct8GCM1iO3JQ35sGnTqVoEb0kylDSlQek5ay/1i gIA3bUS/3Zpf+gvd+ygpgNrNG9zSAzVVvUlOLBdklkzCqG2WzSR6prTztihltdx/ 0ducb01K4JLtsnX6E5LGF6Dla3NUxewurJ71mh7BxejiWZAkeAZJaTUwngyNLfLD JNF5/xYXyBvCOY/2GafQzvtu7nRfMdNe3nHsJjKQ7jDYe/ksjbxV+zvQuNvTBjoQ DeiZqdUBq7yuhoSDDEtV =AHjo -----END PGP SIGNATURE-----

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Re: [gentoo-project] Should DevRel members be in Council? Thomas Sachau <tommy@g.o>