[python-committers] Proposal: an explicit, time-limited moratorium on finalizing any governance decisions

Antoine Pitrou antoine at python.org
Thu Jul 19 13:36:36 EDT 2018

Le 19/07/2018 à 19:26, Carol Willing a écrit :
> Would it be possible to have all proposals:
> - How to determine the governance structure (PEP 10 or other approval
> process)
> - The suggested governance structure
> submitted by AOE August 31, 2018?
> That would give everyone 40ish days to get their proposals in for either
> topic.

Much too short IMHO.  We are all volunteers, plus July-August is often
an extended leave (holiday) period in European countries (not for me,
but I imagine for other people perhaps).

This is a serious decision to take, I don't think we gain anything in
hasting things.  Plus we are talking about a situation that seems to
have taken everyone by surprise, given what I can read of the various

Let's let people think and elaborate at a calm pace.



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