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From: Donnie Berkholz <dberkholz@g.o>
Subject: Re: Council discuss: overlapping council terms of two years
Date: Tue, 9 Aug 2011 12:34:29 -0500
On 19:25 Tue 09 Aug     , Fabian Groffen wrote:
> On 09-08-2011 09:05:31 -0500, Donnie Berkholz wrote:
> > Let's assume the following scenario:
> > 
> > The developer base only wants 3 people on the council and disagrees with 
> > the views of the other 4. But since 7 are required to be on it, they 
> > must vote for 7 or get stuck in an infinite loop of reopening 
> > nominations. The undesired 4 people could block the other 3 from 
> > proposing any changes to GLEP 39.
> 
> If the developer base wants that, it's probably not hard to find 7
> people to run for council and get elected, isn't it?  I don't see the
> block here.

The whole point is the ridiculous idea of this difference between a 
"community-pushed" GLEP 39 change and one promoted by a group of devs 
who happen to have a council member leading them.

-- 
Thanks,
Donnie

Donnie Berkholz
Council Member / Sr. Developer
Gentoo Linux
Blog: http://dberkholz.com
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-- Fabian Groffen
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