Re: Social Committee proposal text (diff)
On Tue, Feb 13, 2007 at 05:17:43PM +0100, Wouter Verhelst wrote:
> > Having a record of who voted for whom is a good default. Since we don't
> > have any typical real-world election abuses in Debian (e.g. intimidation
> > or harming of people who voted for someone you don't like), I see no
> > serious negative consequences to publishing the votes.
> "I don't like this person, but I have to work with him in this project,
> so I would like to hide that fact from him/her. I don't want to rank
> him/her above NOTA, but I also don't want to have to explain that"
Okay, that's a good point. I'm not automatically convinced that it's a
seriously negative thing, however. This kind of openness can obviously
cause some friction, but do we have any real evidence that says it's
an insurmountable obstacle?
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