[Foundation] Membership Purge

Shawn shawn at black9.net
Thu Aug 29 13:53:35 CDT 2002

What's the 15% rule?

Thomas Muldowney wrote:
> Will this affect the 15% rule for anybody?
> --temas
> On Thu, 2002-08-29 at 12:47, Peter Saint-Andre wrote:
>>And there are potentially another 45 members who risk explusion if they
>>don't vote on the Board+Council and/or Bylaw changes (i.e., participate in
>>the annual meeting).
>>I'll enable memberbot again for that purpose shortly.
>>Peter Saint-Andre
>>Jabber Software Foundation
>>On Thu, 29 Aug 2002, Peter Saint-Andre wrote:
>>>We now have 96 members.
>>>Peter Saint-Andre
>>>Jabber Software Foundation
>>>On Thu, 29 Aug 2002, Peter Saint-Andre wrote:
>>>>Yes, because we have just purged 72 members. I'll give you a membership
>>>>total here soon, working on updating the members list even as we speak.
>>>>Peter Saint-Andre
>>>>Jabber Software Foundation
>>>>On Thu, 29 Aug 2002, Ivan R. Judson wrote:
>>>>>Will this purge significantly alter the overall numbers?
>>>>>I'm just curious :-)
>>>>>Ivan R. Judson .~. http://www.mcs.anl.gov/~judson
>>>>>Futures Laboratory .~.  630 252 0920
>>>>>Argonne National Laboratory .~. 630 252 6424 Fax
>>>>>>-----Original Message-----
>>>>>>From: members-admin at jabber.org 
>>>>>>[mailto:members-admin at jabber.org] On Behalf Of Peter Saint-Andre
>>>>>>Sent: Thursday, August 29, 2002 7:29 AM
>>>>>>To: members at jabber.org
>>>>>>Subject: [Foundation] Membership Purge
>>>>>>As previously noted on this list, a large number of JSF 
>>>>>>members have never participated when we have put official 
>>>>>>decisions to a vote of the members. There have been 3 such 
>>>>>>official decisions so far, which for purposes of 
>>>>>>participation we have always said would be counted as 
>>>>>>meetings per Section 2.6 of the Jabber Software Foundation 
>>>>>>Bylaws (this will change if the amendment to Section 2.1 
>>>>>>passes at the annual meeting, since we will hold meetings at 
>>>>>>least quarterly to admit new members). Therefore we will, as 
>>>>>>warned, be purging founding members (i.e., members since the 
>>>>>>inception of the JSF) who have consecutively missed all three 
>>>>>>of the official votes held so far:
>>>>>>2002-02 -- acceptance of new members
>>>>>>2002-07 -- setting number of Board members at 5
>>>>>>2002-08 -- approval of voting items (bylaw changes) for annual meeting
>>>>>>Members who were accepted earlier this year have had the 
>>>>>>opportunity to participate in only 2 votes so far, so none of 
>>>>>>them will be purged at this time. However, if those members 
>>>>>>did not participate in the second two votes above and do not 
>>>>>>participate in the annual meeting next Wednesday by proxy 
>>>>>>voting (via memberbot) or by voting during the conference 
>>>>>>call, they too will be purged.
>>>>>>All of these individuals are of course welcome to apply again 
>>>>>>for JSF membership in the future when we have open acceptance 
>>>>>>of applications. If the proposed amendment to Section 2.1 of 
>>>>>>the Bylaws is approved at the annual meeting, that 
>>>>>>opportunity could come as early as October 1 of this year.
>>>>>>The list of individuals who will be purged immediately is as follows:
>>>>>>Jens Alfke
>>>>>>James Barry
>>>>>>David Barth
>>>>>>Fiore Basile
>>>>>>Joshua Bauguss
>>>>>>Phil Benson
>>>>>>Nitin Borwankar
>>>>>>Marc Bourgeois
>>>>>>Richard Braman
>>>>>>Griffin Caruolo
>>>>>>Thomas Cherryhomes
>>>>>>Sumit Chowdhury
>>>>>>Scott Cote
>>>>>>Rahul Dave
>>>>>>Andre Durand
>>>>>>JR Ebel
>>>>>>Michael Emswiler
>>>>>>Jack Erwin
>>>>>>Bill Farrell
>>>>>>Barry Flanagan
>>>>>>Randy Guck
>>>>>>Niklas Gustavsson
>>>>>>Schuyler Heath
>>>>>>Lawrence Hsu
>>>>>>Jorge Eduardo Ibarra
>>>>>>Matthew Johnston
>>>>>>Oliver Jones
>>>>>>Kevin Kadow
>>>>>>Susan Kirkpatrick
>>>>>>Rob Kooper
>>>>>>Nicholas Lafferty
>>>>>>Patrick Lai
>>>>>>Yermo Lamers
>>>>>>Jean-Francois Lavoie
>>>>>>Brandon Lees
>>>>>>Rex Liubo
>>>>>>Lizhi Loxu
>>>>>>Stephane Lunati
>>>>>>Colin Madere
>>>>>>Celso Martinho
>>>>>>Micah McCrary
>>>>>>Deech Mestel
>>>>>>Max Metral
>>>>>>Satish Mohan
>>>>>>Tomas Mrkvicka
>>>>>>Sateesh Narahari
>>>>>>Gorer Ozen
>>>>>>Dave Parkes
>>>>>>Matt Payne
>>>>>>Terry Perkinson
>>>>>>Chuck Peters
>>>>>>Gregory Pfeil
>>>>>>Dan Powers
>>>>>>C. Reece Rakowksi
>>>>>>Ted Rolle
>>>>>>Marco Romeny
>>>>>>Ian Rose
>>>>>>Steve Santacroce
>>>>>>Randall Severy
>>>>>>Sharon Shay
>>>>>>Aviv Siegel
>>>>>>Terry Smelser
>>>>>>Ryszard Sommefeldt
>>>>>>Al Sutton
>>>>>>William Tan
>>>>>>Michiel van Oudeheusden
>>>>>>Justin Van Patten
>>>>>>Subrahmanyan Venkata
>>>>>>Chris Weiss
>>>>>>Gregory Wong
>>>>>>John Wright
>>>>>>Mark Zamoyta
>>>>>>I shall remove these individuals from this mailing list and 
>>>>>>the official list of JSF members later this morning. If you 
>>>>>>feel that you have been included on the purge list in error, 
>>>>>>please contact me at your earliest convenience.
>>>>>>Peter Saint-Andre
>>>>>>Jabber Software Foundation http://www.jabber.org/people/stpeter.html
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