[Foundation] Re: THIS IS AN OFFICIAL VOTE OF THE JSF

Jean-Louis Seguineau /EXC/TEC jean-louis.seguineau at antepo.com
Thu Oct 17 23:03:24 CDT 2002


Yeah,

When I started voting through memberbot, then both the bot an Peter went
offline :)
Was that on purpose ?

Jean-Louis

> Message: 4
> Date: Thu, 17 Oct 2002 07:32:03 -0500 (CDT)
> From: Peter Saint-Andre <stpeter at jabber.org>
> To: members at jabber.org
> Subject: [Foundation] THIS IS AN OFFICIAL VOTE OF THE JSF
> Reply-To: members at jabber.org
>
> I've been told that the title of my previous email was not clear enough,
> so I'm writing it in all caps this time.
>
> 1. YOU MAY VOTE NOW on accepting the 18 people who applied for
> JSF membership in the recent open application period (10/1 - 10/10).
>
> 2. YOU MAY VOTE THROUGH NEXT FRIDAY. This is the "proxy voting" period,
> with voting handled by communicating over Jabber with the JSF's voting bot
> at memberbot at jabber.org.
>
> 3. WE WILL HOLD AN OFFICIAL ELECTRONIC MEETING ON 2002-10-30. So if you
> miss the proxy voting, you may attend the meeting and vote in the chatroom
> (no conference calls this time).
>
> WHETHER YOU VOTE OR NOT WILL BE COUNTED, AND IF YOU DO NOT VOTE YOU MAY BE
> PURGED FROM THE JSF!
>
> I PROMISE THIS IS THE LAST TIME I WILL EVER USE ALL CAPS IN AN EMAIL TO
> THIS LIST. ;)
>
> Peter
>
> --
> Peter Saint-Andre
> Jabber Software Foundation
> http://www.jabber.org/people/stpeter.php
>
> On Wed, 16 Oct 2002, Peter Saint-Andre wrote:
>
> > I must apologize for the delay in organizing the vote on new applicants.
> > Ryan Eatmon was going to create a new voting engine for use this time,
but
> > unfortunately life intruded and he hasn't had the time. So once again we
> > are going to use memberbot (yes, my Python hack lives to fight another
> > day!).
> >
> > Because we are starting late and need to announce official JSF meetings
at
> > least 10 days before the meeting, I propose the following:
> >
> > 1. Proxy voting starts immediately by communicating with
> > memberbot at jabber.org (I have cleaned up its roster so those who were
> > purged cannot vote).
> >
> > 2. Proxy voting continues until the end of next week (i.e., until the
> > close of business on Friday, October 25, 2002).
> >
> > 3. If you miss the proxy voting period, you may vote electronically in
an
> > official meeting of the JSF members on Wednesday, October 30, 2002, at
> > 18:00 UTC in the foundation at conference.jabber.org chatroom.
> >
> > Therefore this mail serves as notice that voting via memberbot has
begun,
> > that it will last 9 days, and that an official online meeting of the
> > members will occur on 2002-10-30.
> >
> > NOTE: Because of some of the recent problems with jabber.org server
> > stability, I can't promise that memberbot will be up and available all
the
> > time, because it's too stupid to reconnect after it gets disconnected.
> > However, I will endeavor to make sure that memberbot is online as much
as
> > possible. Thanks for your understanding.
> >
> > If you have any questions or concerns, feel free to message me on or off
list.
> >
> > Peter





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