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From Matthew Poole <mattjpo...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [VOTE] PPMC members to decide voting procedure
Date Fri, 13 Jan 2012 18:47:20 GMT
Perhaps the PPMC could select a short list and the community can vote from
within there

That way the community has a voice, but it will not be fully about who has
the biggest twitter following.

On 13 January 2012 14:43, Skogen, Espen <espen.skogen@jpmorgan.com> wrote:

> Agree
>
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: Alex Harui [mailto:aharui@adobe.com]
> Sent: 12 January 2012 21:54
> To: flex-dev@incubator.apache.org
> Subject: Re: [VOTE] PPMC members to decide voting procedure
>
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> On 1/12/12 11:01 AM, "Randy Troppmann" <randy.troppmann@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> > -1
> >
> > That is nonsense. While the initial commiters are rightly so experts
> > at what they do, I don't think they are necessarily experts at
> > creating or selecting a logo. There needs to be more voice heard on
> > this.
> It is my understanding that the PPMC is the governing body of this project.
> To me that means they "own" the project.  I don't know how it exactly works
> at Adobe, but we have specialists in branding who, I suspect, offer a small
> set of choices that some other group of managers, who are not specialists,
> choose from.  It is not put out to popular vote among the employees of
> Adobe
> or the public.
>
> IMHO, the PPMC is that set of managers and should make the final decision.
> It sounds like we have some folks who understand branding issues commenting
> on the submissions.  I think that's enough information for the PPMC to go
> with.  A popular vote in these circumstances is not controlled enough.
>
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