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From Craig L Russell <Craig.Russ...@Sun.COM>
Subject Re: [VOTE] 72-hour lazy consensus for podling committer + PPMC member votes (was: INCUBATOR-57 aka IPMC votes...)
Date Fri, 27 Jun 2008 18:23:47 GMT
Would it be worthwhile to capture this discussion in a patch to the  
offending paragraph?

Craig

On Jun 27, 2008, at 10:35 AM, Noel J. Bergman wrote:

> William A. Rowe, Jr. wrote:
>
>> I have one small problem, and was otherwise +1 on the final  
>> proposed text;
>
>>> This approach is considered inferior by many because it is a  
>>> source of
>>> discord to have a public vote like this fail or take a very long  
>>> time.
>
>> The reason public votes are inferior is that some of the IPMC  
>> members may
>> be reluctant to share their private issues or opinions of a  
>> prospective
>> committer on a public forum, period.
>
>> There is no other reason for not voting in public.
>
> Personally, I generally consider it a bad idea to have discussions  
> of people in a public forum, a view that I consider reinforced as  
> more employers turn to scanning the Internet looking for information  
> on staff or potential staff.
>
> 	--- Noel
>
>
>
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Craig Russell
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