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From Ross Gardler <>
Subject Re: Vote on personal matters: majority vote vs consensus
Date Wed, 27 Mar 2013 16:23:05 GMT
On 27 March 2013 15:54, ant elder <> wrote:

> On Wed, Mar 27, 2013 at 11:55 AM, Benson Margulies
> <> wrote:
> Ok, i propose we have an "experiment" [1] where we try having a mentor
> or two who are not PMC members. Have some other experienced mentors
> helping to make sure nothing unfixable can go wrong, and just see how
> it goes for a while, reporting each month with the status.

In general I'm all for more mentors, but if they are not IPMC members where
will the binding votes for releases come from?

> Wouldn't a small experiment like this be worth trying before we drop
> something as fundamental as using consensus?

There are so many issues being discussed in parallel I'm not sure which
problem this experiment is designed to solve?


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