Membership, again [was: Re: 11 Questions to answer]

On Sat, Nov 23, 2002 at 09:38:03AM +0000, Mike Newman was heard to remark:
> On Fri, 2002-11-22 at 23:37, Linas Vepstas wrote:
> > Let me rephrase that:  despite being active on three different gnome
> No-one's membership was cut or purged without an attempt to contact

I understand; I'm just flogging a dead horse.   The point being that 
some reasonable amount of activity & historical participation should 
be enough to automatically extend membership.  

> reason, I would advise you to contact the membership committee at
> membership-committee gnome org as soon as possible.

The point being that doing even this little is just one more hassle
factor that discourages participation.   In a volunteer organization,
discouraging participation is deadly.


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