Hi Stephan, all, Am 14.09.18 um 15:51 schrieb Stephan Bergmann: > On 14/09/2018 15:31, Miklos Vajna wrote: >> On Tue, Sep 11, 2018 at 11:07:33PM +0200, Marina Latini >> <mar...@documentfoundation.org> wrote: >>> The above preliminary results are in conflict with § 8 IV of our >>> statutes (https://www.documentfoundation.org/statutes.pdf), with both >>> Miklos and Jona having the same affiliation. The elected candidates and >>> the board are currently discussing options to resolve this conflict, >>> which will likely affect the final results. We will update the members >>> and the general public on this soon. >> >> I talked to Jona and in case we're asked about what is our preference: I >> propose me stepping down in favor of her (and me initially >> mentoring/helping her in my place if wanted), i.e. I don't accept the >> above >> role. >> >> A concern is now that Stephan and me would finish work in the committee, >> noone remains with stronger technical skills, when it comes to >> recovering from odd situations with git, gerrit, etc. To cover that, I >> plan to stick around (initially) so Jona (or another MC member) is >> trained up and doing this -- again, if this kind of help is requested by >> the new MC. > > Wherever the rule of "no two members of MC with same affiliation" was > stated (can't find it either in the above-linked PDF nor in the HTML > version at <https://www.documentfoundation.org/foundation/statutes/> > now), does that extend to MC deputies, too? If not, one solution to > the "no technicians in the MC" issue could be that Miklos only steps > down to deputy level. > the rule is, that only one third of the members of a TDF body had to have the same affiliation (§ 8 IV S. 2 of the statutes): if there are five members in a body, two of them would be more than one third.