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From Greg Stein <>
Subject Re: Incubator Governance Change
Date Sun, 23 Apr 2017 11:39:35 GMT
On Sat, Apr 22, 2017 at 7:13 PM, Ted Dunning <> wrote:

> On Sat, Apr 22, 2017 at 11:27 AM, Joe Schaefer <> wrote:
> > Your proposal violates foundation policy on releases and is therefore a
> > nonstarter.  The ipmc isn't empowered to restructure release policy.
> Specifically, the problem Joe is pointing out is that three actual PMC
> members are required to vote +1 on a release.

Note the above.

This is one of the strongest policies put in place by the Foundation. Three
*affirmative* votes are required, so lazy consensus is not applicable. The
Board and its right hand, Legal Affairs, will not budge on that
requirement. (and good luck trying to do so)


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