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Re: Willingness to share a position statement?

Martin Pitt writes:
> As this is is a highly political, divisive, and personal topic, not a technical
> one, I'd really hope that this would be a secret vote, much like the Debian
> leader voting?
> You bring up a good point here. If this is going to be an open vote, then this
> is senseless political power play, and will only kindle the fire.

As far as I understand, Debian has secret votes *only* for leadership

| Votes are taken by the Project Secretary. Votes, tallies, and results
| are not revealed during the voting period; after the vote the Project
| Secretary lists all the votes cast.
+---[ https://www.debian.org/devel/constitution, 4.2 Procedure ]


| The next two weeks are the polling period during which Developers may
| cast their votes. Votes in leadership elections are kept secret, even
| after the election is finished.
+---[ https://www.debian.org/devel/constitution, 5.2 Appointment ]


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