The Fedora Packaging Committee has some open seats and is accepting
submissions from interested candidates to serve on the FPC.
The FPC would like to thank Ralf Corsepius, Dominik 'Rathann'
Mierzejewski, and Thomas Spura for their service.
This position involves not only reviewing Packaging Guideline drafts
submitted to the FPC for consideration, but also helping rewrite drafts
to resolve issues in a more acceptable fashion. Additionally, the FPC
reviews UID/GID soft static assignment.
Currently the FPC meets on IRC weekly, on alternate
Wednesdays/Thursdays based around 12:00 EST, for approximately an
However that is likely to change back to a single day/time slot, and
the time would depend on when is good for all the members (East Coast
US and German TZs, at least).
FPC members serve for as long as they are willing, there are currently
no term limits. All decisions are voted on using a +1 (for), 0
(abstain), and -1 (against) mechanism, and all decisions must be
approved by a majority (+5). FPC Meetings do not happen if quorum (5)
is not present. Candidates who are interested should provide the
following details to the FPC for consideration, by emailing it directly
to me (james(a)fedoraproject.org
The FPC will consider all candidates, but strongly prefers candidates
who have extensive experience packaging in Fedora. We will accept
applications for the next two weeks (deadline Wednesday, 2018-03-14).
Main area of packaging interest/expertise:
Reason(s) for wanting to join the FPC:
Thanks in advance,