[tz] Replacing the TZ Coordinator

Michael Douglass mikeadouglass at gmail.com
Wed Sep 22 01:56:28 UTC 2021


On 9/21/21 17:42, Stephen Colebourne via tz wrote:
> The TZDB project is guided by RFC 6557. Section 4 allows the list to
> seek an alternate TZ coordinator where "The TZ Coordinator is not
> performing the function in accordance with community wishes".
> https://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc6557.html#section-4
> The RFC instructs as follows:
>     Members of the community should raise the
>     issue on the TZ mailing list and attempt to reach consensus on a new
>     candidate to fulfill the role of TZ Coordinator.  If rough consensus
>     cannot be reached easily, the Area Directors of the IETF Applications
>     Area should attempt to guide the members of the community to rough
>     consensus.  The candidate that is agreed upon by the community
>     through rough consensus shall be presented to the IESG for
>     confirmation.  If rough consensus cannot be reached, even with
>     guidance from the Applications Area Directors, the IESG shall use
>     whatever means it has at its disposal to choose a candidate who in
>     its best judgment will be able to fulfill the role of TZ Coordinator.
> Is there consensus on the list that a change is required?
> Is there a candidate willing to take on the role of TZ Coordinator?
> Stephen

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