DMB: Proposal for a different review process

Mackenzie Morgan macoafi at
Wed Aug 3 19:30:28 UTC 2011

On Wed, Aug 3, 2011 at 3:23 PM, Chase Douglas
<chase.douglas at> wrote:
> On 08/03/2011 12:14 PM, Mackenzie Morgan wrote:
>> On Wed, Aug 3, 2011 at 3:07 PM, Chase Douglas
>> <chase.douglas at> wrote:
>>> What is the policy for email applications? Can anyone apply this way, or
>>> is it only under specific circumstances?
>> Split votes go to the mailing list to try to find enough +1s after a meeting.
>> Board members can email in advance a +1/-1 if they have no questions
>> (either because they didn't to start with or because they already
>> talked to the person)
>> The only time I've seen the application be done *completely* in email
>> was when there was a 9-person-ish queue.
> Ok, that's evidence of what's been done in the past, but what is the
> policy? Can I do it myself? I'm asking because I seriously would rather
> do apply through email than get up at 6 AM on a Monday morning, hoping
> there's a quorum :).

There's *always* quorum at the...what-I-call-3-pm meeting, if that
helps any. I don't know of a rule either way on processing by email by
/me looks around at other DMB members to see who's up for it.

Mackenzie Morgan

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