[Osmf-talk] Percentage of OSMF members required to agree?

Mike Collinson mike at ayeltd.biz
Thu Dec 3 20:40:01 UTC 2009

At 12:51 AM 3/12/2009, Frederik Ramm wrote:
>   apologies if this has been answered already but I seem to have overlooked it.
>Frederik Ramm wrote:
>>What percentage of approval among OSMF members do you require for continuing with the process? (Personally, in such an important matter, I would not want OSMF to proceed if 49.9% of members were against?)
>I think we need to determine this *before* the vote takes place. Has this been discussed in the LWG at all?

The working model has been a simple 50% majority of voters.

My personal feeling is that should there be a genuinely ambivalent vote, then the board should consider intervening and seek a consensus for how to proceed.


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