[OSGeo-Conf] 2013 Letter of Intent Results
pramsey at opengeo.org
Tue Apr 17 13:47:05 EDT 2012
And to those who did quickly tender their resignations, let me
reiterate: please look past my original inartfully chosen words, and
take my call be one not to "resign now!" but rather to "examine your
motivations for participation (or not) and act accordingly". That is,
if you want to retract, that will be more than welcome and signifying
nothing about you, but that Ramsey originally overhyped his request.
On Mon, Apr 16, 2012 at 11:56 PM, Venkatesh Raghavan
<venka.osgeo at gmail.com> wrote:
> I missed the vote as I am on the road till July 2012.
> Incidentally, this was the first OSGeo vote that I missed.
> I do not intend to resign form the conference committee and
> will continue to do my bit as a committee member.
> On 2012/04/17 3:49, Paul Ramsey wrote:
>> Apologies, I suppose I could have used more equivocal language, I'm a
>> harsho. You don't *have* to resign. But if you can't get up to reading
>> three LOIs and dropping a vote, maybe you should give some thought to
>> what you want your participation to be.
>> On Mon, Apr 16, 2012 at 6:39 PM, Frank Warmerdam<warmerdam at pobox.com>
>>> On Mon, Apr 16, 2012 at 11:20 AM, Paul Ramsey<pramsey at cleverelephant.ca>
>>>> Astute observers will note that only half of the committee 
>>>> participated in the process. I would like to respectfully invite those
>>>> members who did not participate to tender their resignations so the
>>>> committee can add new members who have the time to participate.
>>> Under the circumstances I suppose I will tender my resignation
>>> from the committee though I'll make two points as an aside.
>>> 1) You don't really need to remove someone to add someone. A
>>> big committee isn't such a bad thing.
>>> 2) Skipping one vote is a pretty hard criteria for removal.
>>> Best regards,
>>> I set the clouds in motion - turn up | Frank Warmerdam,
>>> warmerdam at pobox.com
>>> light and sound - activate the windows | http://pobox.com/~warmerdam
>>> and watch the world go round - Rush | Geospatial Software Developer
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