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Re: State of the GR's: Part 2 - Position statement on the DPL and Dunc-Tank

On Wed, 27 Sep 2006 11:22:51 +0200, Gaudenz Steinlin <gaudenz@debian.org> said: 

> On Sun, Sep 24, 2006 at 03:07:45PM -0500, Manoj Srivastava wrote:
>> As I currently understand it, the position statement GR regarding
>> the project leader and Dunc-Tank has adequate numbers of seconds;
>> and received enough seconds on the 21st of September.

>> This is an independent proposal.

> I don't see why you want to vote on this separate to the recall
> vote.  When I was seconding this proposal I was under the impression
> that both will be voted together and I wanted to have an option on
> the ballot to actively express support for the DPL.

        They are general resolutions under different statutes of the
 constitution; one is a recall of a dpl, with the ballot being
 recall/don't recall.further discussion; the other is a position
 statement, with a proposal and now an amendment. Any other amendments
 may still be offered for the position statement.

> I can't see how anybody sane would want to pass both, the recall
> proposal and this one. So there is no problem with voting them on
> the same ballot.

        A reasonable person might not like what the DPL did,. and
 might not want to support him, but might not consider it warranting a

        So, a person might want to a) not recall, not affirm, 
 b) not recall, affirm, or c) recall, not affirm.

        Seems like there is reasonable grounds for considering them

> The last thing we need IMHO is two or even three (if Ian's GR
> receives enough seconds) votes on Dunc-Tank related
> matters. Therefore I'll withdraw my second if this is voted on a
> separate ballot.

        Are you formally withdrawing your sponsorship?

"The number of Unix installations has grown to 10, with more
expected." The Unix Programmer's Manual, 2nd Edition, June, 1972
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