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Re: DPL Elections - elections of another sort :)

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2012/3/20 shirish शिरीष <shirishag75@gmail.com>:
> Hi all,
> Just read that the DPL (Debian Project Leader) elections are going to
> be happening soon. See [1] and then see the three candidates who are
> running this year [2] [3] [4] which is accessible via the 1st link
> itself.
> It is fascinating to see the changes each of them propose. Now the
> point to note is that not everybody can vote for it, only Debian
> members (i.e. Debian maintainers and Developers) those who have a
> stake and who do the work in Debian can vote for it as they are the
> ones who are directly affected by the decisions and direction of DPL
> and the Debian project. This means 8-10 people from India would have
> chance to vote (if the names given by me on the Debian presentation
> [5] are any good.]
> 1. http://www.debian.org/vote/2012/vote_001
> 2. http://www.debian.org/vote/2012/platforms/wouter
> 3. http://www.debian.org/vote/2012/platforms/algernon
> 4. http://www.debian.org/vote/2012/platforms/zack [current DPL]
> 5. http://wiki.debian.org/DebianIndia/DebianUtsav2012
> This also serves as a motivation for people who want to work on free
> software and gives a choice for those who are also looking for/at
> democractic processes within which are/might not be available at some
> of the other distributions.
> Till l8er.

As said before, the elections are open for Debian Project
members/Contributors as reminded by Jonas.

What is interesting to know that rebuttals have now been put in both
the candidates pages . To put it simply rebuttal is kinda like trying
to find chinks in your opponents armor [6]

6. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rebuttal

          Shirish Agarwal  शिरीष अग्रवाल
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