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\summary{2007}{3}{8}
+Agenda call: \agoref{gentoo-dev}{96edbf4973be715c664768618e1c87ed}
-\agendaitem{Retirement of flameeyes}
+\agendaitem{Retirement of flameeyes}
-Flameeyes has retired from Gentoo so Uberlord was put into place in
- accordance with the GLEP changes from last month.
+\dev{flameeyes} has retired from Gentoo so \dev{uberlord} was put into place in
+accordance with the GLEP changes from last month.
\agendaitem{Package Manager Specification (PMS)}
\index{PMS}
-The Package Manager Spec (PMS) posted by spb looks like a good first
- draft. It will be opened up to the public before next council meeting
- and we'll review the status again at that time.
+The Package Manager Specification (PMS) posted by \dev{spb} looks like a good
+first draft. It will be opened up to the public before next council meeting
+and we will review the status again at that time.
\agendaitem{State of Gentoo's public communication}
\index{project!devrel}
-The current state of Gentoo's public communication was reviewed. The
- frequent fighting among people and irrelevant technical related public
- posts are disheartening. Devrel was charged with revamping our current
- nettiquette documents and policies for getting people to play nice in the
- cases where they refuse to and to report back the status next meeting.
- Council members also agreed to lead by example by taking g2boojum's example.
+The current state of Gentoo's public communication was reviewed.\footnote{This
+means mailing lists.} The frequent fighting among people and irrelevant
+technical related public posts are disheartening.\footnote{See also
+\url{https://lwn.net/Articles/224615/} mentioned in the meeting log.} Devrel
+was charged with revamping our current nettiquette documents and policies for
+getting people to play nice in the cases where they refuse to and to report back
+the status next meeting. Council members also agreed to lead by example by
+taking \dev{g2boojum}'s example.\footnote{Citing \dev{g2boojum}: ``I actually
+think you want it to be more vague than specific. "Don't be a jerk." Please
+don't define "jerk", or you get a five-page treatise on why the bahavior doesn't
+really fit the definition.''}
\agendaitem{Expanding the Council GLEP}
\index{GLEP!39}
We've expanded the Council GLEP slightly:
-``Two Council members may (together) make executive decisions which carry the
+\begin{quote}
+Two Council members may (together) make executive decisions which carry the
weight of the full Council. Upon making such a decision, the Gentoo Council
mailing list must be notified. At the next meeting, it must also be noted.
Any disagreement from the Gentoo community will be taken to the full Gentoo
- Council.''
+ Council.
+\end{quote}
-\agendaitem{The ``tr1 issue''}
+\agendaitem{tr1 virtuals}
+\index{tr1}\index{package!sys-devel/gcc}\index{package!dev-libs/boost}
-The tr1 issue will be resolved in the short term by new-style virtuals. As
- packages need them, they should create them. Long term, when a sane tr1
- implementation arises (most likely from GCC itself), the virtuals will be
- reviewed and probably dissolved.
+The tr1 issue will be resolved in the short term by new-style virtuals. As
+packages need them, they should create them. Long term, when a sane tr1
+implementation arises (most likely from GCC itself), the virtuals will be
+reviewed and probably dissolved.
\agendaitem{Splitting the gentoo-dev mailing list}
+\index{mailing list!gentoo-dev}\index{mailing list!gentoo-dev-announce}
The topic of splitting the gentoo-dev mailing list up will be punted to the
- next month's meeting.
+next month's meeting.
\agendaitem{Gentoo branded hardware}
-\index{hardware!Gentoo branded}\index{Enterprise Gentoo}
+\index{hardware!Gentoo branded}
+\index{hardware!Gentoo certified}\index{Enterprise Gentoo}
Gentoo branded hardware was discussed and many ideas thrown about. This also
- touched on the concept of "Enterprise Gentoo".
+touched on the concept of "Enterprise Gentoo".