Gentoo Archives: gentoo-project

From: Fabian Groffen <grobian@g.o>
To: gentoo-project@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-project] Preparations Council meeting 2011-08-09
Date: Tue, 02 Aug 2011 06:29:02
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-project] Preparations Council meeting 2011-08-09 by "Jorge Manuel B. S. Vicetto"
On 01-08-2011 23:10:43 +0000, Jorge Manuel B. S. Vicetto wrote:
> >> Ok, thanks. Am I correct by summarising this point as simply a vote > >> for transferring the cloak responsibility to devrel? > > > > Yes I think this is pretty much the gist. > > No, I'm sorry but that's not the point. > First, these users issues need to be moved to "community relations", the > project I and Petteri have been talking about to unite DevRel and UserRel. > In any case, the 2 issues at stake here are: > > 1. Do we want / support gentoo/user cloaks or not? If so, what is needed > for anyone to get them.
I think the council in general should only decide on the first question. The second one should not be an open discussion, but instead pre-discussed such that the council can simply vote on the whole (yes support cloaks, and like this)
> 2. What should gentoo/contributor cloaks mean? Should they be reserved > to ATs/HTs/other official project members? How can they be requested / > validated?
This seems totally out of the domain of council to me. We have specialised sub-projects to deal with these kinds of grey areas. -- Fabian Groffen Gentoo on a different level