Standing down from the technical board

Jarlath Reidy jarlathreidy at
Fri Mar 28 16:09:35 UTC 2008

Thanks for everything and all the best for the future.


On Tue, Mar 25, 2008 at 1:09 PM, Matthew Garrett <mjg59 at> wrote:
> Hi there,
>  As most of you probably know, I've been the community representative on
>  the Ubuntu technical board since 2005. During that time I've seen Ubuntu
>  grow in ways I could never have imagined, and I'm proud to have been a
>  part of the technical process that helped make this happen.
>  However, as some of you possibly know, I've recently agreed to take a
>  position with Red Hat. While I don't see this as being incompatible with
>  being part of the Ubuntu community (and I certainly don't want to set a
>  precedent!), this is likely to reduce the amount of time I have to be
>  involved in Ubuntu. Without being an active member of the Ubuntu
>  community, it's difficult for me to claim to represent it - and so, as a
>  result, I will be standing down from the technical board in order to
>  allow the election of a new community member.
>  Thanks again to everyone for having made the Ubuntu community such a
>  wonderful place to work!
>  --
>  Matthew Garrett | mjg59 at
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