[Linux-aus] Re: [LACTTE] Constitution Version 6 - Last one!

Bret Busby bret at busby.net
Thu Jan 8 10:59:02 UTC 2004

On Thu, 8 Jan 2004, Jeff Waugh wrote:

> Date: Thu, 8 Jan 2004 13:48:21 +1100
> From: Jeff Waugh <jdub at perkypants.org>
> To: linux-aus <linux-aus at lists.linux.org.au>
> Subject: Re: [Linux-aus] Re: [LACTTE] Constitution Version 6 - Last one!
> <quote who="Bret Busby">
> > > And welcome to democracy! We encourage people having a say. This is why
> > > we wanted to put all changes to constitution etc forward at a GM at the
> > > conf - where the overwhelming majority of our members would be able to
> > > be there IN PERSON, participate, feel and *BE* involved.
> > 
> > Again, that clearly demonstrates that Linux Australia is really only for
> > conference attendees. Your words above - not mine.
> > 
> > And, once again, people can communicate, and, can debate issues and vote
> > on the issues, across the Internet, using simple tools, like email, etc.
> > Perhaps, one day, you will realise that, when you are left behind by
> > everyone else doing it.
> Bret, take your great big foot out of your mouth and REALISE that a good
> proportion of the proposed constitution changes are being done to enable
> Learn to read, listen and be constructive, or disappear, please.

And, if you would accept a constructive criticism, it is worth reading 
all of the related messages, before responding.

That should have eliminated your feeling of a need to respond as you 

Bret Busby
West Australia

"So once you do know what the question actually is,
 you'll know what the answer means."
- Deep Thought,
  Chapter 28 of 
  "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy:
  A Trilogy In Four Parts",
  written by Douglas Adams, 
  published by Pan Books, 1992 

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