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From Antony Blakey <>
Subject Re: [RESULT]: Accept newline patch into CouchDB for 0.9 (Was: Re: VOTE: accept newline patch into CouchDB for 0.9)
Date Tue, 24 Feb 2009 13:17:08 GMT
I'm sure this is of no interest to anyone. I've replied privately.

On 24/02/2009, at 11:32 PM, Noah Slater wrote:

> No, it most certainly was not just a question.
> Instead of asking how community votes would be factored into the  
> final result,
> you constructed a hypothetical that frames the PMC as a  
> dictatorship, doing as
> it pleases regardless of community feedback. You then use this  
> hypothetical to
> draw the absurd conclusion that "community votes are irrelevant" and  
> then seek
> an explicit refutation.
> You have consistently used this style of framing. It seems that you  
> presume the
> worst in people and processes instead of giving us the courteous  
> benefit of the
> doubt. It has been consistently pointed out to you that this causes  
> offence and
> unnecessary friction, and you have been politely asked to think  
> about other ways
> of approaching constructive discussion.

Antony Blakey
CTO, Linkuistics Pty Ltd
Ph: 0438 840 787

All that is required for evil to triumph is that good men do nothing.

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