[Foundation-l] GFDL Q&A update and question

Anthony wikimail at inbox.org
Thu Jan 8 18:21:57 UTC 2009

On Thu, Jan 8, 2009 at 12:54 PM, Thomas Dalton <thomas.dalton at gmail.com>wrote:

> As for majority required, I would say something more than 50% should
> be necessary. We traditionally favour the status quo in pretty much
> everything we do (except, for some reason, with the 3RR, I've never
> understood that... but that's a discussion for another time and
> place). Also, if we say 50% is all that's required and the result
> comes out as 50.3% or something, you should know it's going to cause
> massive drama (if we chose 60% and the results is 60.3% there is still
> going to be plenty of drama, of course, but hopefully less). I'd go
> with a requirement of 60%, but that's really just a number plucked out
> of thin air, I welcome suggestions from people with actual reasons!

I'd say 100%, because you shouldn't purport to take away someone's right to
attribution without their permission.

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