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Re: Debian conference in the US?

Russell Coker <russell@coker.com.au> writes:

> I don't assume that everyone agrees, just the 49.X% that voted for him.

This figure is not as meaningful as it might seem; we still use a
non-preferential voting system, in which votes for non-mainstream
candidates are effectively wasted. :-/

> The most amusing thing was that no USian even bothered to ask me
> whether I am implementing such a boycot myself, they just made their
> assumptions and jumped into the flame-war.

Toward the beginning of the thread, I specifically asked who would
actually be unwilling to show up, as opposed to merely knowing other
developers with that stance.

Aaron M. Ucko, KB1CJC (amu at alum.mit.edu, ucko at debian.org)
Finger amu@monk.mit.edu (NOT a valid e-mail address) for more info.

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