Re: call for seconds: on firmware
On Sun, Nov 16 2008, Steve Langasek wrote:
> On Sun, Nov 16, 2008 at 11:42:19AM -0600, Manoj Srivastava wrote:
>> I do not think throwing options out because they are not of a
>> narrow and limited scope is right. The proposer and sponsors can
>> withdraw them, if they think the scope is too broad for the problem at
>> hand. No one else should be removing them from consideration as a
>> solution to the Lenny issue.
> The proposers and sponsors of option 5 didn't propose this as an amendment
> to the current GR. Why should they have to *withdraw* the proposal in order
> to get it considered separately at a later time?
They only need to do so to prevent it from being on the current
ballot. I think it would be a pity of any of the 6 options is
withdrawn, since any of them could lend us relief from the current mess
wrt Lenny release.
As to future votes, anyone may propose a failed option on any
vote for a fresh look anytime they so desire.
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Manoj Srivastava <email@example.com> <http://www.debian.org/~srivasta/>
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