[Cake] Fwd: [Tech-board-discuss] Reminder: Voting procedures for the Linux Foundation Technical Advisory Board
dave.taht at gmail.com
Thu Sep 9 12:58:39 EDT 2021
for 5 positions there are presently only 2 nominees. I run for the
Linux Foundation TAB once in a while, just to try and somehow insert
my wish that the LF do more to improve embedded linux development
processes, with no luck. I'm thinking about running,
now, using my starlink story as the canonical example of what's been
going increasingly wrong in that market.
But: If anyone else would like to step up and into this particular
I like very much this new strategy for voting (it turned out I barely
qualified), described below.
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From: Laura Abbott <laura at labbott.name>
Date: Thu, Sep 9, 2021 at 9:49 AM
Subject: [Tech-board-discuss] Reminder: Voting procedures for the
Linux Foundation Technical Advisory Board
To: <ksummit at lists.linux.dev>, linux-kernel at vger.kernel.org
<linux-kernel at vger.kernel.org>,
tech-board-discuss at lists.linuxfoundation.org
<tech-board-discuss at lists.linuxfoundation.org>
Reminder that the Linux Foundation Technical Advisory Board (TAB) annual
election will be held virtually during the 2021 Kernel Summit and Linux
Plumbers Conference. Voting will run from September 20th to September
23rd 16:00 GMT-4 (US/Eastern). The voting criteria for the 2021 election
There exist three kernel commits in a mainline or stable released
kernel that both
- Have a commit date in the year 2020 or 2021
- Contain an e-mail address in one of the following tags or merged
tags (e.g. Reviewed-and-tested-by)
If you have more than 50 commits that meet this requirement you will
receive a ballot automatically.
If you have between 3 and 49 commits that meet this requirement please
e-mail tab-elections at lists.linuxfoundation.org to request your ballot.
We strongly encourage everyone who meets this criteria to request a
We will be using Condorcet Internet Voting
Service (CIVS) https://civs1.civs.us/ . This is a voting service
focused on security and privacy. There are sample polls on the
website if you would like to see what a ballot will look like.
If you have any questions please e-mail
tab-elections at lists.linuxfoundation.org.
P.S. Please also consider this another reminder to consider running for
the TAB as well
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Fixing Starlink's Latencies: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c9gLo6Xrwgw
Dave Täht CEO, TekLibre, LLC
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