[fosscomm] FOSSCOMM structure - short term and long term
anivar.aravind at gmail.com
Sat Jul 11 22:47:38 PDT 2009
On Sun, Jul 12, 2009 at 10:54 AM, prabir<prabirp at gmail.com> wrote:
> Pl stop personal comments (cynical me, paranoia a la Guru, etc), not
> becoming of somebody who is a "moderator". Such comments are clearly
> designed to "shut up" people, so that fearing unpleasantness, people
> will not speak. This is not "list" democracy. In the real world we
> call this bullying. So moderate your language and try and express
> yourself without various adjectives. All of us are taking time to
> discuss issues. So pl confine the discussion to issues and leave
> personal opinions, views about people out of this. This is important
> if we want to work together.
Just clarifying Observation on a comment that casts aspersions on a
collective process will not amount to any personal insinuation.
Hope you will understand this. This is true about invoking ideas about
conspiracy or snubbing a process that people take seriously .
("Guru, we cannot decide who will represent us in one meeting to which
we have not yet been invited and u want to have a Exec com etc! Have a
I think it is better we get back to discussion. Further distractions
will only be unproductive. I am not favouring a flame war here. It is
neither in the interest of the list nor the community. Let us not be
unnecessarily provocative. We are our best judges in these things. I
understand that the long discussion on the selection of the rep has
been annoying. I just want to say that there is nothing "abnormal"
about it. Let us agree to disagree if you think otherwise.
"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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