[Members] Self-hosting read-only anonymous access to our current Git repo

Kevin Smith kevin.smith at isode.com
Thu Mar 26 14:59:21 UTC 2015


On 26 Mar 2015, at 14:49, adam at andyet.com wrote:
> 
> > Where exactly are these council minutes? I have never seen them! 
> 
> They’re sent to the Council list (which is public, although I don’t think it’s interesting for people to generally subscribe to it) and to the Standards list (which I think /is/ generally interesting for people to subscribe to). 
>> ​Is there a reason the board minutes are sent to this list but the council minutes are not?
> 
> I'm a little confused by that inconsistency, but happy to have my ignorance enlightened.

Largely that the Board actions are those that affect the membership, while the Council actions are those that affect the standards. The membership are all subscribed to the members list, and those interested in the XSF’s standards work are subscribed to the standards list (In fact, Council minutes have been sent to standards@ for a very long time, while Board minutes getting distributed is relatively recent). The distinction makes sense to me, but if people want Council minutes to go to standards /and/ members, that’s viable. It just means the vast majority of members will receive them twice.

/K


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