Nominations open for two positions on the Ubuntu IRC Council

C de-Avillez hggdh2 at
Fri Nov 28 22:22:22 UTC 2014

TL;DR -- we are reopening the call for nominations to the IRCC. Details
can be read below.

We only got one candidate for the positions, which is not enough for
us. We need at least 3 candidates.



On Thu, 02 Oct 2014 18:15:11 -0500
C de-Avillez <hggdh2 at> wrote:

> Hello,
> We are opening nominations for two positions on the Ubuntu IRC
> Council. We are filling in slots opened by resignations [1]. We felt
> we could still perform with four members of the council but not with
> just three.
> Details of the IRC Council can be read on the wiki [2]; a summary of
> the nomination requirements is below (but all are suggested to read
> the wiki in full):
> Elections of new IRC Council members will be held in the following
> way:
> * An open call for nominations should be announced in the IRC
> Community, and people can nominate themselves for a seat on the
> council. Everyone is welcome to apply.
> * To apply for a seat the candidate creates a Wiki page outlining
> their work in the community, and inviting others to provide
> testimonials.

The candidate, or nominator, should email this list (ubuntu-irc at lists
dot ubuntu dot com) with the details of the nomination.

> * When the application deadline has passed, the IRC Council will
> review the applications and provide feedback on the candidates for the
> Community Council to review.
> * The Community Council will identify a shortlist for the board and
> circulate the list publically for feedback from the community.
> * The shortlist identified by the Community Council will be voted upon
> by team members as described at CommunityCouncil/Delegation. Members
> of the Ubuntu IRC Members Team are eligible to vote.
> * The Community Council will then finalise the appointment of IRC
> Council members.
> The dealine for the nominations will be announced later on, as a reply
> to this email.
> Cheers,
> ..C..
> [1] IdleOne resigned last year, and AlanBell just announced to us he
> is resigning.
> [2]

ab alio expectes alteri quod feceris
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