fedora community working group

seth vidal skvidal at fedoraproject.org
Wed Jul 7 15:25:13 UTC 2010

On Wed, 2010-07-07 at 11:16 -0400, Paul W. Frields wrote:

> There have been previous discussions about a code of conduct here and
> the consensus at the time seemed to be that community members would
> continue to follow it (or not) as they have in the past, whether it
> was formalized or not.  And ISTR that some community members were
> concerned that laying out rules of proper conduct would create
> opportunities for unproductive language-lawyering.  At the same time,
> there are certainly problems with the "we know it when we see it"
> approach.
> What happens, in both your views, if someone repeatedly violates a
> code of conduct?

I believe the quote that I tend to follow is:

"Aw judge your damn laws, the good people don't need 'em and the bad
people don't obey 'em. So, what use are they?" - Ammon Hennesey via Utah


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