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Re: Proposal to delay the decition of the DPL of the withdrawal of the Package Policy Committee delegation

On Wed, Oct 25, 2006 at 09:40:43PM +0200, Martin Wuertele wrote:
> I disagree with the Policy delegation decision of our DPL [1] and
> therefore propose a resolution as defined in section 4.2.2 of the Debian
> constitution to delay the decision of the Debian Project Leader keeping
> the Package Policy Committee as defined[2] in place until the Debian
> Project Leader has found at least three people "who'll be active in
> maintaining policy according to the policy process"[3] and delegates
> them. Consequently the REJECT for uploads of debian-policy must be
> removed.

> My reason for this proposal is the impression the revocation of the
> delegation is based on the disagreement of the interpretation of the
> policy between the chair of the Package Policy Committee and the Debian
> Project Leader.

So you think it's wrong for the DPL to overrule the policy delegate because
of a disagreement, and therefore in your disagreement you wish to overrule
the DPL?

Two wrongs don't make a consensus.

Steve Langasek                   Give me a lever long enough and a Free OS
Debian Developer                   to set it on, and I can move the world.
vorlon@debian.org                                   http://www.debian.org/

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