donation to flavours in 2012

Rohan Garg rohangarg at
Tue May 26 17:05:20 UTC 2015

On Tue, May 26, 2015 at 6:36 PM, Jono Bacon <jono at> wrote:
> Thanks, Rohan.
> I just read everything. I am delighted to see some evidence of
> Jonathan's claims. Now to delve into it...
> From what I can tell, the CC went through an exhaustive process to
> assess the situation. They provided a series of data points about
> where they felt Jonathan is not acting within the spirit or acceptable
> conventions of the community.
> Jonathan's accusation has been one of malice towards him and the
> project;. that he has been specifically targeted, primarily because he
> challenges the norm. From what I can tell (and I am a casual observer
> like anyone else), there is no malice here towards Jonathan. It
> appears that the CC acted objectively, accurately, and in the
> interests of the Ubuntu (and Kubuntu) communities.
> I say this because it is clear that the CC is judging behavior here,
> not the content of his opinions, and not specifically maligning
> Jonathan. All of the reasons cited for his dismissal are based upon
> behavior and conduct, and specifically *negative* behavior and
> conduct...behavior and conduct I have seen.
> I believe the very same considerations would be made by the CC towards
> any other member of the community if they were acting in the same way,
> and in fact I have seen cases where the CC has had to deal with
> similar, if less extreme, situations.
> Also, given the fact that this was handled privately, and the Kubuntu
> Council was informed in due course, I feel the professionalism
> required in a case such as this was there.
> As such, I support the CCs decision.
> Thanks,
>>> Until you provide evidence though, this this is not just hyperbole,
>>> but harmful hyperbole designed to undermine and malign people without
>>> fair cause. This is bad for a community, and this is why you *have* to
>>> provide evidence to back up these very serious charges.
>>> Thanks,
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On the contrary I completely disagree, asking people to step down
privately without any public discourse or pointing to specific
statements to back up claims is completely contrary to the Ubuntu CoC
and frankly not something the general Ubuntu community should find

Rohan Garg

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