Re: [Moshe Zadka <email@example.com>] Independent Count
On Mon, Mar 24, 2003 at 11:58:04AM -0500, Ben Collins wrote:
> Moshe Zadka wrote:
> > As one of the candidates in the DPL elections, I feel that some remarks
> > made by the secretary in #debian-devel have caused me to be unable to
> > trust his integrity. I do not feel I can trust his words about the voting
> > tallies for the upcoming elections. I wish that an independent Debian
> > Developer be appointed for calculating the tallies himself. The other
> > developer should be a widely trusted developer in the Debian community.
> So the secretary is not allowed to have an opinion? The secretary is not
> allowed to publicly display their opinions?
> Moshe, this is pathetic. Questioning Manoj's trustworthiness just
> because he doesn't like you just lost you points in my book. Doubting
> anyone on that level just because they disagree with you is the basis
> for some tyranical governments.
> Not to mention, I dare you to find an "independent Debian developer".
> The entire phrase is contradicting.
I agree wholeheartedly, and find it very difficult to reconcile the
control-freak position above with Moshe's hands-off platform.
(I think this should be on -vote rather than -devel, though.
Colin Watson [firstname.lastname@example.org]