[fosscomm] FOSSCOMM structure - short term and long term

Anivar Aravind anivar.aravind at gmail.com
Sat Jul 11 21:49:49 PDT 2009

> Suggest a simpler mechanism. For a specific issue, can create working
> groups. This was roughly the consensus in Bangalore and Delhi (correct
> me if I am wrong). Each working group can decide on their temporary
> point person(s) and an office. Enough organistions are there who will
> allow hosting facilities. Eg., IT for Change for Education, CIS for
> legal issues, etc. Who runs temporarily for each working group the
> temporary office would be decided by the group itself. They can even
> have their own mailing lists :). That way no central office is
> required right now. I think any centre at this point is premature and
> lead to flaming wars!.

Democracy can be a bit exasperating but rewarding. so you need not be
cynical about the discussion on choosing a representative . I already
wrote my suggestion of steps that we need to work on before reaching
working group level

Anivar Aravind
Moving Republic
"The resources of the world are for us all to share. Let us affirm our
faith in that common cause" - Dr. Ilina Sen

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