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From Greg Stein <gst...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: WELCOME to community@apache.org
Date Mon, 23 Apr 2012 19:20:10 GMT
On Apr 23, 2012 2:21 PM, "Marvin Humphrey" <marvin@rectangular.com> wrote:
>...
>
> In theory, the fuzzy end-time could be abused on a contentious VOTE by
say,
> coordinating a block of votes and having the RM terminate the VOTE
immediately
> after those votes come in.  So perhaps VOTEs which are expected to be
> contentious should have a fixed end-time.

Since a release cannot be vetoed... sure, the RM could stop the vote. But
the goal is to get signatures, too, so there is no strong benefit to
stopping early.

Cheers,
-g

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