Re: [board-discuss] MCC questions ..
On 04/09/2020 14:29, Daniel Armando Rodriguez wrote:
* many MC members say they want to expand the membership.
Given that LibreOffice is rather static in terms of its
number of those involved in development: coding, UX,
translation, documentation etc.
+ how do you plan to gain lots of new contributors ?
+ Do you think we expand the membership by accepting
more marginal contributions for membership cf.
What's the 'more marginal contributions' meaning?
Ah - perhaps I should be more clear:
+ "Do you think we should expand the membership by
accepting much smaller contributions for membership"
Sorry for that. The essence of the question is simple - if you
want to grow the membership there are at least these two approaches:
+ encourage more people to contribute more to meet
+ lower the criteria for membership
Hence my question - in each case - I'd love more detail on people's
* How do you believe we can improve the existing election
system - assuming the statutes can be tweaked ?
+ I'm interested in where we have the situation that
being too popular can stop you being able to
engage at all as a deputy - as we saw with
Miklos/Jona in the last MC election, and Kendy
in the last Board election.
'Too popular'? What about that tiny little issue called affiliation?
Sure, so do you have a question about that ? either way I'm curious
about MC member's views of an electoral system whereby (given the
current CoI rules) discouraging people from voting for you is a good
tactic to get elected ;-) and/or that if/as/when people are bumped by
these rules that it's not possible to appoint the next most popular
person in the ranking etc.
I would hope that:
"* How do you believe we can improve the existing election
system - assuming the statutes can be tweaked ?"
Is a legitimate question for the MC candidates ?
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