Le Sun, 25 Apr 2010 16:59:14 -0500, Benjamin Peterson a écrit :
I don't think Antoine is questioning Sean's judgement but rather that we should get into the habit of giving some people "shortcuts" through the regular process.
Yes, exactly. If we often take shortcuts with our own process, it can appear unfair and demotivating to regular people (who must go through the normal process). I'm sure we all know people who are demonstrably competent in other communities, still we don't give them privileges right away.