fedora community working group

Josh Boyer jwboyer at gmail.com
Wed Jul 7 16:41:27 UTC 2010


On Wed, Jul 07, 2010 at 12:00:32PM -0400, seth vidal wrote:
>On Wed, 2010-07-07 at 11:01 -0500, Rex Dieter wrote:
>> On 07/07/2010 10:56 AM, seth vidal wrote:
>> 
>> >
>> > To be clear - we tried to have some intervention in the form of the hall
>> > monitors. all we got in return was everyone second-guessing the hall
>> > monitors and cries of censorship.
>> >
>> > Why do you think any other system is going to fair better?
>> 
>> IMO, the previous policy was poor and enforcement was unclear.
>> 
>
>And you believe the current proposal is going to be more clear and the
>board will be more likely to enforce things? B/c I don't.
>
>I think what's going to happen is that any attempts at enforcement will
>be language-lawyered by the trolls and then appealed to the board and
>the board, will, of course, waffle on it and be unwilling to support the
>enforcement for fear of losing contributors.

They'll lose them either way.  It's a matter of balancing which way is going
to lose fewer.

josh


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