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From "Noel J. Bergman" <>
Subject RE: [VOTE] 72-hour lazy consensus for podling committer + PPMC member votes (was: INCUBATOR-57 aka IPMC votes...)
Date Fri, 27 Jun 2008 17:35:26 GMT
William A. Rowe, Jr. wrote:

> I have one small problem, and was otherwise +1 on the final proposed text;

> > This approach is considered inferior by many because it is a source of
> > discord to have a public vote like this fail or take a very long time.

> The reason public votes are inferior is that some of the IPMC members may
> be reluctant to share their private issues or opinions of a prospective
> committer on a public forum, period.

> There is no other reason for not voting in public.

Personally, I generally consider it a bad idea to have discussions of people in a public forum,
a view that I consider reinforced as more employers turn to scanning the Internet looking
for information on staff or potential staff.

	--- Noel

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