[mdz at ubuntu.com: Re: Input Required: Application Review Board]

Jono Bacon jono at ubuntu.com
Fri Sep 3 16:12:07 BST 2010

On Fri, 2010-09-03 at 16:06 +0100, Matt Zimmerman wrote:
> > I noticed that it wasn't a prerequisite to be a MOTU or core developer or
> > Debian developer, which is a bit surprising to me (maybe I missed some
> > previous discussion on this?).  Anyone who has enough packaging experience
> > to be able to review other people's work should surely be qualified to
> > upload their own work to Ubuntu or Debian, no?  I guess the idea is that
> > they are evaluating the packages as a group, rather than individually.

Indeed: this is a group evaluation, and on the board Allison, Elliot
(MOTU), Andrew (MOTU), and Stéphane (core-dev) have packaging
experience, with all members having programming experience.

> > How many seats are we aiming to fill on the board?

We originally discussed five to seven, so this will be five.


Jono Bacon
Ubuntu Community Manager
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