Gentoo Archives: gentoo-council

From: Donnie Berkholz <dberkholz@g.o>
To: gentoo-council@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-council] Re: Stepping back from council duties
Date: Sun, 16 Nov 2008 17:55:49
Message-Id: 20081116175546.GH23210@comet
In Reply to: [gentoo-council] Re: Stepping back from council duties by Torsten Veller
On 13:04 Sun 16 Nov     , Torsten Veller wrote:
> Or did you already remove rank 18? > > | * Whenever a member of the Council loses their position (the reason is > | irrelevant; they could be booted for slacking or they resign or ...), then > | the next person in line from the previous Council election is offered the > | position. If they decline, it is offered to the next person in line, and so > | forth. If they accept and the current Council unanimously accepts the new > | person, they get the position with a 'reduced' term such that the yearly > | elections still elect a full group. If the Council does not accept that > | person, then a new election is held to choose a new member. > <> > > So your options are: > - Change the rules once again. Because you can. > - Follow the rules.
Try thinking about this from a different perspective: What is best for Gentoo? If the rules are broken, they should get fixed instead of blindly followed. -- Thanks, Donnie Donnie Berkholz Developer, Gentoo Linux Blog: