[openstack-dev] [tc] Take back the naming process

Thierry Carrez thierry at openstack.org
Wed Jan 28 17:28:25 UTC 2015

James E. Blair wrote:
> Considering that the process used to be
> a poll of the ~openstack group on launchpad, it seemed like a fairly
> straightforward mapping to ATCs.  I wanted to find the easiest way to
> get the most people in the community likely to vote as possible without
> needing to generate a new voting roll.  But you are correct: if we're
> fixing this, let's fix it right.

Actually, since Launchpad ~openstack group usage was discontinued, I
used an open surveymonkey poll for the last two picks. That meant
*anyone* (who knew about the poll) could vote.

> The next best thing I can think of is to use the entire Foundation
> Individual Membership to produce the roll for the CIVS poll.  It will be
> a bit of extra work, but I believe that is about as broad of a
> definition of our community that we use.

I didn't use CIVS in the past because it doesn't support such a large
number of voters.

Thierry Carrez (ttx)

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