[Council] Welcome new council.

Matthew Wild matthew at prosody.im
Tue Oct 6 17:43:09 CDT 2009


2009/10/6 Peter Saint-Andre <stpeter at stpeter.im>:
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> On 10/6/09 3:00 PM, Dave Cridland wrote:
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>> I'd like to propose a handful of policies, such as requesting that at
>> least one author of a protoXEP is present when we're meant to be
>> discussing it.
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> Good idea.
>
> I also suggest that a XEP author shall formally request a Last Call
> regarding an Experimental XEP by showing up in a Council meeting and
> bringing up the possibility of a Last Call during the "Any Other
> Business" portion of the meeting. The Council would then formally vote
> on issuing the Last Call at the *next* meeting of the Council. This
> requires the XEP author to show up in two Council meetings, thus
> indicating a seriousness of purpose regarding advancement of a spec from
> Experimental to Draft.
>

Yes, I'm in favour of these requirements, especially as recently we
seem to be getting more XEPs originating outside of the core XMPP
community.

Matthew.


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