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Re: On the "Debian Maintainers" GR

On Sun, Jul 29, 2007 at 12:05:15AM +0200, Wouter Verhelst wrote:
> On Sat, Jul 28, 2007 at 07:55:18PM +0100, Matthew Garrett wrote:

> > Sure, "Don't quit Debian then" is a valid response (though I'm perhaps 
> > old-fashioned in terms of thinking that as a full member of an 
> > organisation I have a duty to participate in its democratic process, 
> > which I'm not enthusiastic about)

> FWIW, I do not think this is right. Yes, I did cast my vote for just
> about any vote that has been held since I've been a Debian Developer;
> but in many of those cases, it took me just about as much time to decide
> whether I wanted to vote as it took me to decide /how/ I wanted to vote.

I don't see the distinction you're making here.  To me spending time
thinking about the decision to vote is just as much an engagement with
the process as the voting itself.

"You grabbed my hand and we fell into it, like a daydream - or a fever."

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