Subject: Re: public? Re: Call for Votes: New OSI-Editors List
From: "Ben Tilly" <>
Date: Tue, 27 Nov 2007 19:13:28 -0800

On Nov 27, 2007 6:42 PM, Lawrence Rosen <> wrote:
> How about nominating non-experts to be the triage database editors? Let them
> earn their credibility and open source stripes by doing that job well. We
> ought to be able to identify people who are on license-discuss and who enjoy
> reading (and sending) lots of email to the list. Perhaps a few of them will
> offer to be editors, to capture the essences of the issues posed on
> license-discuss. They can capture those issues into a database that the
> experts can comment on.

Well at least one non-expert was nominated - me. :-/

Seriously!  I have no legal background or training.  I do not
represent any significant corporate or open source organization or
project.  I have never produced anything of significance.  Nor am I
likely to any time soon.