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From Benson Margulies <>
Subject Re: [DISCUSS] Bylaws Change - Majority Approval for Code Changes
Date Wed, 26 Nov 2014 21:12:24 GMT
A veto is the beginning of a discussion of a change, not the end, in
stock Apache practice.

On Wed, Nov 26, 2014 at 3:21 PM, Jeremy Kepner <> wrote:
> FYI, no one is suggesting removing anyone from PMC.
> I was just citing the bylaws with regards to vetos.
> Sorry if this caused confusion.
> P.S. We have a *very* polite and pleasant crowd.  Since 1987
> I have been involved with a lot of open-source projects
> and I haven't seen anything in this project that I would
> call contentious :-)
> On Wed, Nov 26, 2014 at 03:13:50PM -0500, David Medinets wrote:
>> Can the discussion be tabled for 48 hours to allow the holiday and the
>> Northeastern snowstorm to pass? I can understand the frustration, for
>> different reasons, on both sides of this issue. Asking for quick
>> responses seems to be increasing the irascibility of people. Is there
>> a procedure to extend the deadline ... or to restart the vote at a
>> later date?

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