Re: Not for Lurkers

From: Mason Miller <miller_at_netstreet_dot_net>
Date: Fri Nov 28 2003 - 19:07:05 CST

Sorry Alan, got busy and forgot. I work with, and teach XML Schema
design, and would be happy to contribute in that area if needed.

Mason Miller
SiteWelder

On Nov 28, 2003, at 5:15 PM, Alan Dechert wrote:

> The voting-project list has grown to over 40 members.
>
> I want to remind people of something from our meeting notes of 7/31
> http://gnosis.python-hosting.com/voting-project/initial-digests/
> 0158.html
>
>> It is understood that the people and roles are not static -
>> we expect the team to grow and change.
>>
> This list is not for lurkers. There is overhead involved in
> maintaining the
> list (dealing with bounced messages, for example). A number of people
> have
> joined but have made no apparent contributions to the project. Even
> if all
> you ever said was, "I told my Aunt Edna about this project and she
> said it
> was good" I would consider that a contribution. But a lot of list
> members
> have been on the list for many weeks and have not even done so much as
> that.
>
> We will be removing non-contributors soon. I don't have specific
> guidelines
> worked up for removal, but you should be able to figure it out
> yourself.
> Generally speaking, if you've made no contributions we have heard
> about, you
> will be removed.
>
> Along these lines, Arthur Keller has asked to have phone numbers for
> all
> voting-project members. He has had to deal with administrative issues
> with
> the list and sometimes has no way to reach members with which he is
> having
> some email problem.
>
> Please send Professor Keller your phone number via email (unless you
> are
> certain he already has it). His email address is arthur@kellers.org
>
> -- Alan Dechert 916-791-0456
> http://www.openvoting.org
>
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