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Re: Debian Membership

Matthew Johnson <mjj29@debian.org> writes:
> On Sat Mar 14 12:46, Russ Allbery wrote:

>> We can certainly expand the definition of technical work that qualifies
>> for political voting membership and not focus it solely on packaging,
>> but I think we're doing reasonably well with the basic assumption that
>> the people who are voting on project direction are the same people who
>> are putting their own hard work into making that direction happen.  I
>> think we should maintain that assumption.

> OK, yes, that's fair. Shall we say decoupling it from specific technical
> abilities such as upload rights and package maintenance?

Sure, I'm okay with that.  I think it's reasonable for people to want to
not have upload rights because they're doing other work and they want the
minimum necessary privileges, but still want to vote.

Russ Allbery (rra@debian.org)               <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>

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