Nominations for Xubuntu Project Lead - 2011

Charlie Kravetz cjk at
Mon Oct 24 01:01:46 UTC 2011

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On Mon, 19 Sep 2011 15:19:28 -0600
Charlie Kravetz <cjk at> wrote:

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> How time flies...
> I have served as the Xubuntu Project Lead for three releases now. It
> has been a wonderful experience that I honestly enjoyed.
> However, in accordance with our governing document [1], I will now open
> nominations for the next project lead. Those wishing to nominate
> themselves or others should do so by email to either mailing list, or
> myself (charlie-tca at
> Nominations will close October 20, 2011, and the community election
> will be held at the meeting on October 23, 2011. If there are issues
> with this, please let us know between now and October 20.
> All nominees will be asked if they are willing to serve as project
> lead. Those willing will be requested to add to their personal wiki
> page as stated in [2].
> We have a very strong community today, and this should continue. I hope
> the community will remain strong and assist the new project leader. I
> feel that I have done my best for this community, and will remain as
> Xubuntu Quality Assurance Lead, if the new Project Lead has no
> objections. I look forward to these nominations, and to the election. 
> [1]
> [2]

In a public meeting held on October 23, 2011, at 22:00 UTC, a vote was
held for the Xubuntu Project Lead. There were two nominees introduced,
Pasi Lallinaho and myself. In a vote by the, Pasi was elected as Project by a
vote of 9 to 2. 

My congratulations to Pasi, I am sure he will do a fine job leading
this distribution. 

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Charlie Kravetz 
Xubuntu Project Lead, outgoing
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