Fridge Editors: Expiring Membership
vid at svaksha.com
Tue Apr 20 18:29:05 BST 2010
On Tue, Apr 20, 2010 at 21:37, Craig A. Eddy <tyche at cox.net> wrote:
> This doesn't appear to me to be quite what you think. I see this as a
> means of pruning out those who are no longer active (or wish to be
> active) as Fridge editors. Many teams end up accumulating such dross as
> people move to different interests. Also, Joey isn't in quite the same
> position as an ordinary member of a team, as he works for Canonical.
I do agree with the "discussion" part that Matthew mentions but
calling people "dross"? Yikes, what a demotivating way to describe
volunteers-- --given that Ubuntu as a community is very successful
thanks to a large pool of them pitching in at various times.
Also, considering that the existing team of editors were all chosen
and whetted by existing contributors, including canonical
(ex)employees, how would a non-participating unexpired member suddenly
become a security threat to the team? *shrug*
I do intend to renew my membership (unless others object) but wont be
active until gsoc is over.
thanks and regards,
vid || http://svaksha.com
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