Re: Debian Project Leader Elections
On Sun, Feb 06, 2005 at 07:48:10PM +0000, Helen Faulkner wrote:
> Debian Project Secretary wrote:
> > I would like to have a chair for the panelists, and hand off
> > the actual selection of other panelists (who may or may not be debian
> > developers) and running the debate to the chair (to minimize any hint
> > of collusion with current office holders, including me). I hereby
> > invite volunteers for the debate chair and panelists; these
> > volunteers shall be responsible for setting the rules for the debate
> > and selecting the questions for the candidates.
> I am happy to volunteer to either chair the debate or to be a panelist
> for it.
> It isn't clear to me whether the chair must be a developer or not. I'm
> in NM at the moment, so if you require a developer for the chair, then
> I'll just volunteer to be a panelist, should the chair think me suitable :)
Not that my memory's clear or anything, but I think in previous years
we've had non-developers chairing the debate, and I don't see a good
reason to require the chair to be a developer.
Colin Watson [firstname.lastname@example.org]