[OSM-talk] advertising

Andy Allan gravitystorm at gmail.com
Sun Jul 1 20:42:19 BST 2007

On 7/1/07, Nick Black <nickblack1 at gmail.com> wrote:

> Only Foundation members can vote in elections for officers.  No
> Foundation membership, no vote.  The Foundation officers that were
> available, were consulted about the adverts before they were
> integrated.  If people don't want to join the Foundation and
> participate in its democratic processes, they can't really complain
> when the Foundation makes a descision they disagree with.

As of yesterday, the only thing I knew about Foundation "Full"
membership was, and I quote;

"Once the principal officers of the foundation have been elected they
will determine the classes of membership and the basis for such


But now it appears that my lack of foundation membership means that I
didn't even know that I had to be a foundation member to (wait for
it,...) even know that I had to be a member to hear about this kind of
thing. That sucks.


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