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Re: State of the GNUnion 2020

From: Alexandre François Garreau
Subject: Re: State of the GNUnion 2020
Date: Sat, 22 Feb 2020 13:42:54 +0100

Le jeudi 20 février 2020, 22:55:37 CET Kaz Kylheku (gnu-misc-discuss) a 
écrit :
> On 2020-02-20 11:42, Andreas R. wrote:
> > On Thu, Feb 20, 2020 at 02:45:02PM +0100, Samuel Thibault wrote:
> >> > On the flip side, an argument is made that your initiative might
> >> > make GNU more exclusionary because of the extra conditions on what
> >> > it takes to be a part of it.
> >> 
> >> At some point you have to exclude some people in order to include
> >> other
> >> people, yes.  We can see that in various communities:
> One group whose inclusion is being specifically promoted by the
> proposed social contract is people with a low level of experience.
> The exact rhetoric is that people must be included regardless of
> their level of experience, which can only possibly mean
> regardless of how low is their level of experience.

Hopefully that could bring them gaining experience (even better, GNU 
experience, within GNU), rather than keeping doing bad contributions… 
depending on time maintainers dedicate to them.

> So, if people have to be excluded to bring about inclusion,
> let us ask: whom do you have to exclude in order to include
> people with a low level of experience?

Lazy, busy or at least people who easily despice others?

But I’m not sure for that too they want to exclude… or so? is that your 
only point?

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