On 29/10/2020 20:33, Daniel Pocock wrote:
On 29/10/2020 17:13, Tom Callaway wrote:
> I am also running for this Fedora Council seat, and even though the pandemic has my
hair as long as it has ever been, I feel obligated to inform you all that I am not a
horse. I realize this may be distressing to some of you, but I assure you, as a human, I
will do my best if elected.
> Fedora has been my family for a very long time and I am pleased to know a great
number of you, but if you have any questions about me or my motivations for this
opportunity, please do not hesitate to reach out to me. Barring NDAs, I am an open book,
and I look forward to the opportunity to continue contributing to Fedora.
Yes, a positive campaign will be good. Thank you for all your
contributions to Fedora and free software.
Hopefully more competitors will join the race too
My reference to horses was not Fedora-specific, there is a Leader of
Free World election, coincidentally, on the same day as Melbourne Cup,
Tuesday, 3 November
Following up on my earlier post, I've decided to withdraw my nomination
and I've indicated that on the wiki. If anybody else feels that this
leaves a void that you would like to fill with your own nomination,
please be quick as the deadline is some time tomorrow.
We are in a fast moving industry in a fast moving world. I regret that
my availability isn't going to be what I anticipated when nominating but
I feel this is an important role and therefore I would not want to let
The delayed messages on this list also impacted my thinking about this
but it wouldn't be fair for me to use censorship as a scapegoat when
there are other demands on my time now.