List Archive: gentoo-trustees
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On Tuesday 12 April 2005 22:20, Grant Goodyear wrote:
> Deedra Waters wrote: [Tue Apr 12 2005, 02:57:27PM CDT]
> > hrm, I'm probably going to upset daniel with this one, but this isn't my
> > intention...
> > I don't think that he should have perminant use of firstname.lastname@example.org,
> > I can see it while he's still using the store, but once the use of the
> > store is done with, there's no reason for him to keep it.
> I think there may be two different aspects of this issue. One is
> drobbins using the email@example.com address for new e-mails, which
> implicitly suggests that he is representing Gentoo. Given that we
> control www.g.o, the forums, and the mailing lists, I personally believe
> that we should be able to counter any confusion that might arise, but I
> understand that some will disagree with me on principle. The other
> issue is Daniel receiving mail that goes to firstname.lastname@example.org. That
> e-mail address is plastered all over the internet (especially in his
> Intel and IBM articles, not just associated with Gentoo proper), so I
> can certainly understand drobbins' desire to receive mail at that
> address. Is there a reasonable compromise that may be reached (assuming
> that one is needed)?
What about an abuse termination clause, that states that if he uses the
address to act as a gentoo developer/against the interests of the foundation
while in fact not being a member (he might rejoin) his right to use the email
address is lost (possibly after X warnings)
Paul de Vrieze