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Re: Request for ruling re. use of lenny-ignore tags by release team

On Tue, Dec 23, 2008 at 02:00:37AM +0100, Frans Pop wrote:
> I've decided to ask the DPL and project secretary to rule on this issue 
> based on the following considerations:
> - the Project Secretary is the guardian of the constitution and thus the
>   correct role to rule on consequences of previous votes;

Not really.  Being the "guardian of the constitution" makes the secretary
the final authority on interpreting the constitution itself; that doesn't
imply any particular power to interpret resolutions.  Interpretation of
resolutions is best left to those who are expected to implement them.

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

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