On 12/08/2014 15:19, rupert THURNER wrote:
magnus, a vote always has 3 options.
* i am for it
* i am against it
* i can live with the outcome of the vote
No, there are other options.
* I didn't know the poll was happening
* I just want to get on with editing / reading Wikipedia (or sister
project) and are sick of the constant bickering.
* I am happy for the Foundation (after consultation) to decide on what
features to have on the project it is entrusted in running.
at the end it is very simple. the one who produces
software has a conflict
of interest. so this person or organisation is not in a good position to
decide when it is used.
And the editor community are not in the best position to decide what are
the best features for the (overlapping but much much larger) reader
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