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Re: Willingness to share a position statement?

Sorry, for some reason I didn't get Gunnar's original mail so going to
reply here...

On 2021/03/24 02:24, M dB wrote:
>>     https://opensource.org/OSI_Response
>>     https://rms-open-letter.github.io/
>> Now, as for my question: I thought repeatedly over the last couple of
>> days whether to start something like this in Debian... But, what would
>> it take for the project to issue a statement in this line? Would we
>> have to pass a GR?

Well, a GR has been presented and seconded, so let's see how that unfolds!

>> I am sure there is a precedent of a position statement being announced
>> without having a formal vote about it, but I cannot find it at the
>> moment. Sruthi, Jonathan: What is your take on this? If you were a DPL
>> today, would you feel OK issuing a position statement on behalf of the
>> project?

I'm comfortable making a statement on behalf of the project if
necessary. On this particular issue, I feel it's better that individual
developers go and make their voices heard. That said, I will also
respect the outcome of the GR and follow it if it completes within my term.


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