Re: New name: Call for opinions
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On Tue, Sep 23, 2008 at 08:57:51AM +0200, Andreas Tille wrote:
> On Mon, 22 Sep 2008, Holger Levsen wrote:
>> What voting method do you have in mind? Who can vote? Where will the
>> vote be announced?
> Well, we have this condorcet voting mechanism in Debian - I see no
> reason to derive from this. IMHO this list + the lists of each
> existing project seems apropriate. IMHO readers of the list are
> interested voters (yes, there is an option that you buy a gang of
> people who subscribe to the list and promote your favourite name - but
> I guess this will not really happen). Votting mails should be signed
> by a valid key.
So in your opinion participants in the vote is readers of this and
related lists that is part of the Debian ring of trust?
> Please understand me right: I would *really* like to avoid the effort
> of voting but do you see any other chance to find a consensus.
You probably meant "decision" or "solution" as final word above.
Consensus and democratic voting is *different* methods to reach a
(and until you brought up the issue of voting I actually believed that
you wanted to avoid that and instead take the needed time to reach
consensus by open debate instead)
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