Gentoo Archives: gentoo-nfp

From: Ferris McCormick <fmccor@g.o>
To: gentoo-nfp <gentoo-nfp@l.g.o>
Subject: Re: Fw: [gentoo-nfp] Section 3.3. Special Meetings
Date: Tue, 29 Apr 2008 16:19:13
> > Date: Mon, 28 Apr 2008 17:35:50 -0400 > From: "William L. Thomson Jr." <wltjr@g.o> > To: Ferris McCormick <fmccor@g.o> > Cc: gentoo-nfp@l.g.o > Subject: Re: [gentoo-nfp] Section 3.3. Special Meetings > > > On Mon, 2008-04-28 at 21:16 +0000, Ferris McCormick wrote: > > > > > I believe we should establish a mailing list for foundation members > > only just to handle this sort of situation. Maybe something like > > foundation@g.o > > Pretty sure this is it :) I thought about mentioning that, but then > that's just creating another list. When this one pretty much exists > already for that purpose. So it's mostly a matter of making sure those > on the member roster are also signed up to the -nfp mailing lists. > > Granted some have stated they don't want to be members. But those that > are members. We can surely impose the requirement to be on -nfp. Almost > have direct control over that via infra :). Short of them removing > themselves, us adding them back, so on and so forth. :( > > > I don't see how to do a petition --- perhaps my > > brain is numb by now --- but it would be a bit easier I think if we can > > do it. > > Yeah, that's the ideal way to go for any group actions 10% or more of > the members would like to see the foundation take or act upon. Meeting > or not, but likely would be decided upon at a meeting. Indirect call for > a meeting either way. > > But I am with you, I like to think of myself as creative. But have > little to no thoughts atm how we could go about an electronic petition. > What happens when I go into business mode from creative and > development :( > > - -- > William L. Thomson Jr. > amd64/Java/Trustees > Gentoo Foundation > >
Here's a thought. Why not set up a Foundation-members-only forum and do petitions there as a forum thread? -- Ferris McCormick (P44646, MI) <fmccor@g.o> Developer, Gentoo Linux (Devrel, Sparc, Userrel, Trustees)


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