Gentoo Archives: gentoo-council

From: Luca Barbato <lu_zero@g.o>
To: Donnie Berkholz <dberkholz@g.o>
Cc: gentoo-council@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-council] CoC: informal enforcement
Date: Thu, 14 Feb 2008 11:51:45
In Reply to: [gentoo-council] CoC: informal enforcement by Donnie Berkholz
Donnie Berkholz wrote:
> Hi all, > > I'm proposing to start CoC enforcement in a simple manner that doesn't > require approval of any sort, and I'd like to discuss it at the council > meeting to get your feedback. > > What I want to do is build a core culture of people who refuse to > tolerate assholes. We can do this by getting together a small group who > will reply to any gentoo-dev posts or #gentoo-dev comments by people who > are being jerks, telling them that they're being a jerk and not replying > to the substance of the jerk's post at all. Replies to the substance of > a post would come separately or not at all. Having a group of people > reply to hostile posters should begin rebuilding a culture that doesn't > tolerate that type of action.
Sounds quite a good plan. We started as a quite cooperative distribution even with annoying upstreams. We should go back to our roots.\ lu -- Luca Barbato Gentoo Council Member Gentoo/linux Gentoo/PPC -- gentoo-council@l.g.o mailing list