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Re: call for seconds: on firmware

On Tue, 02 Dec 2008, Robert Millan wrote:

> > In light of the Secretary's claims that the above GR would give him the
> > power to amend the text of the DFSG even though it says nothing of the sort,

I am sure if he actually did that we could override him.  I hope that
would not be necessary however.

> > I would ask that the proposer withdraw this resolution (which in effect is a
> > non-binding position statement, contradicting the text of the DFSG as many
> > of us understand it) and draft a resolution in its place that disambiguates
> > the DFSG.
> Peter, I too would prefer if you did, for the sake of clarity.  But if you
> will, then please do it soon.  Minimal time for discussion period has passed,
> and due to the urgency of the situation I don't want to wait much longer before
> calling for vote.

Feel free to propose an amendment.  I might accept it.
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