[Sugar-devel] [SLOBS] SoaS: Searching for Decision Panel volunteers.
pbrobinson at gmail.com
Fri Sep 25 09:46:43 EDT 2009
On Fri, Sep 25, 2009 at 2:41 PM, Tomeu Vizoso <tomeu at sugarlabs.org> wrote:
> On Fri, Sep 25, 2009 at 15:37, Peter Robinson <pbrobinson at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On Fri, Sep 18, 2009 at 9:27 PM, Chris Ball <cjb at laptop.org> wrote:
>>> Hi all,
>>> Sebastian Dziallas has asked for clarity on how the SoaS distribution
>>> he maintains is going to be treated and considered by SL. It doesn't
>>> seem that there's consensus, so we suggest forming a Decision Panel:
>>> On the rare occasion of a contentious issue on which no general
>>> consensus can be reached, the Oversight Board is responsible for
>>> convening a Decision Panel. The Oversight Board will be responsible
>>> for determining when a Decision Panel is required and for selecting
>>> members for the Decision Panel. Members of the Oversight Board are
>>> not permitted to serve on a Decision Panel. A Decision Panel will
>>> solicit community input, discuss (in private if they deem it
>>> necessary), reach a conclusion internally, and produce a report
>>> documenting their conclusion. (Anyone may submit advice to a
>>> Decision Panel.) The Oversight Board will review and ratify
>>> Decision Panel reports.
>>> -- http://wiki.sugarlabs.org/go/Sugar_Labs/Governance
>>> This mail is to ask for volunteers for the Decision Panel. Volunteers
>>> can be anyone with an interest in the outcome, and the Oversight Board
>>> will then vote on (a) whether to convene the panel, (b) who should be
>>> on the panel, and probably (c) what the decision being paneled is. :)
>>> Please volunteer by replying to this mail if you're interested, and
>>> please do so by Thursday September 24th so that we can run the vote
>>> at the Friday September 25th SLOBs meeting.
>> I presume there's a defined amount of people on this panel. When and
>> where is the chosen panel announced?
> It's being discussed right now in the SLOBS meeting in #sugar-meeting.
Well I don't have access to IRC from the office and I'm not overly
disappointed. I look forward to the meeting summary being posted.
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