Yet Another Boring Discussion About The CoC

Amedee Van Gasse (ub) amedee-ubuntu at
Mon Jan 4 15:01:15 UTC 2010

On Mon, January 4, 2010 06:26, Robert Holtzman wrote:
> On Sun, 3 Jan 2010, Odd wrote:
>> RobertHoltzman wrote:
>>> Small quibble: if you want to get technical that's a request not an
>>> imperative.
>> Small quibble: where did he say it wasn't a request?
> Nowhere, but a request isn't a requirement.

Contrary to popular belief, Ubuntu is not a democracy but a meritocracy,
with Mark Shuttleworth as the SABDFL (Self-Appointed Benevolent Dictator
for Life).
If Mark Shuttleworth requests something, you'd better interpret it as an


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