[Haskell-cafe] Re: [Haskell] Proposal: Form a haskell.org committee

Vo Minh Thu noteed at gmail.com
Mon Sep 6 02:41:12 EDT 2010

2010/9/6 Manuel M T Chakravarty <chak at cse.unsw.edu.au>:
> Ian Lynagh:
>> To fix this problem, we propose that we create a "haskell.org
>> committee", which is responsible for answering these sorts of questions,
>> although for some questions they may choose to poll the community at
>> large if they think appropriate.
> [..]
>> Unfortunately, this gives us a bootstrapping problem, so we suggest that
>> the initial committee be chosen from open nominations by some of the
>> people who currently de-facto end up making the decisions currently:
>> Duncan Coutts, Isaac Jones, Ian Lynagh, Don Stewart and Malcolm Wallace.
>> These 5 would still be elligible to nominate themselves. Two of the
>> initial members will stand down after one year, and two after two years,
>> in order to bootstrap rolling membership turnover.
> Good plan!
> Manuel

Seems very good,


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