[svlug] ISSUE: SVLUG's continued status with SBAY
rick at linuxmafia.com
Fri Feb 24 09:41:47 PST 2006
Quoting Al Eridani (al.eridani at gmail.com):
> Rick Moen seems capable enough to answer, but as you don't seem to be
> able to understand what he is saying, let me try and see whether I succeed
> He says that there are two ways forward, not one, stemming from the original
> e-mail note from Paul Reed.
> The two ways are (a) staying under the SBAY umbrella and (b) breaking
> away from it.
> There may be many reasons for each of these two options and there may be many
> approaches to follow each, but the fundamental decision is whether to stay or to
> Not three, not one: two.
Thank you for cutting to the chase. "But, but, we could have a charter!
It'd be _really cool_, trust us!" is simply not the matter being discussed
and voted. Pardon the cynicism, but that hastily introduced side-topic
looks to me a whole lot like an attempt to distract people's attention.
It's called "assuming the sale": The furniture salesman doesn't say
"OK, so do you _want_ to buy this super-king-deluxe model?" but rather
"Would you prefer Wednesday afternoon or Thursday morning for delivery?"
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