Re: Social Contract GR's Affect on sarge
On Tue, Apr 27, 2004 at 01:10:47PM -0400, Stephen Frost wrote:
> > That is bot, BTW, how quorum works. You would need at least
> > 46 people to change the foundation documents, as long as they were of
> > one mind.
> > I find it amusing that we have people who were horrified how
> > hard it would be to change a foundation document when that GR
> > was proposed, and now we have another set horrified at how easy
> > it is change one.
> I don't see why you should be. I expect most were concerned with the
> 3:1 super-majority requirment and didn't even consider or think about
> the quorum. Certainly, I didn't at the time. I do think the quorum
> requirement for foundation documents needs to be increased. I'd be
> tempted to suggest 40%-50% of developers but the fact that we didn't get
> much above that for the DPL election makes me concerned that there's too
> many MIA developers on our roles for that to work.
A third sounds doable, though, and at least remotely representative.
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