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Re: Constitution - formal proposal (v0.5.1)

>>"Ian" == Ian Jackson <leader@debian.org> writes:

Ian> If might be a good idea to explicitly allow the developers to
Ian> override the committee with a 2:1 supermajority, since they can
Ian> achieve the same effect by amending the constitution.

Ian> I've also been wondering if 2:1 is too low a supermajority for
Ian> constitutional amendments.

Ian> Does anyone else have any thoughts ?  I haven't included any
Ian> changes to this area in my most recent draft.

	Hmmm. How about a 2:1 super majority to over ride the
 Technical Committee, as we have now, but a 3:1 requirtement to amend
 the constituition, once it is accepted?

 "Nothing, not love, not greed, not passion or hatred, is stronger
 than a writer's need to change another writer's copy." Arthur Evans
Manoj Srivastava  <srivasta@acm.org> <http://www.datasync.com/%7Esrivasta/>
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