Project:Elections/Council/201406

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Title Gentoo Council 2014/2015 Election
ID council-201406
Election Officials Creffett, Dabbott, Jmbsvicetto
Infra Contact(s) Robbat2, Antarus
Voting eligibility cutoff 2014/06/13
Nomination period 2014/06/14 0000h UTC — 2014/06/28 0000h UTC
Voting period 2014/07/01 0000h UTC — 2014/07/15 0000h UTC

Winners

We're pleased to present you the Gentoo Council members for the 2014/2015 term:

  • Anthony G. Basile (blueness)
  • Ulrich Müller (ulm)
  • Andreas K. Hüttel (dilfridge)
  • Richard Freeman (rich0)
  • William Hubbs (williamh)
  • Donnie Berkholz (dberkholz)
  • Tim Harder (radhermit)


We published the master ballot file. This file contains all submitted ballots. Each of this ballots can be identified using a confirmation ID. Every person who voted in this election was mailed their ID by one of election officials. If you haven't received your ID, please contact one of election officials to provide you with that information. Using this ID and master ballot file people who voted can verify that their votes were included during counting votes.

We also published the full countify script output so you can check how the whole vote counting was done.

Gentoo Council 201406 full ranked list of candidates (there was a tie for 3rd)

  • blueness
  • ulm
  • dilfridge rich0
  • williamh
  • dberkholz
  • radhermit
  • jlec
  • pinkbyte
  • patrick
  • TomWij
  • zerochaos
  • ryao
  • _reopen_nominations


Election turnout

In this election, the following were the total of eligible voters that have voted:

  • Total voters: 237
  • Submitted ballots: 78
  • Current turnout: 32.911%

Nominees

Legend: accepted (green), reply pending (grey), declined (red)

Name Manifesto Council Trustee Comrel QA Acceptance
blueness http://dev.gentoo.org/~blueness/manifesto-2014.txt accepted
dberkholz http://permalink.gmane.org/gmane.linux.gentoo.project/2715 accepted
dilfridge http://article.gmane.org/gmane.linux.gentoo.project/3853 accepted
jlec accepted
patrick accepted
pinkbyte accepted
radhermit http://dev.gentoo.org/~radhermit/council-manifesto-2014.txt accepted
rich0 http://dev.gentoo.org/~rich0/council-manifesto-2014.xml accepted
ryao accepted
tomwij http://thread.gmane.org/gmane.linux.gentoo.project/3817 accepted
ulm accepted
williamh http://thread.gmane.org/gmane.linux.gentoo.project/3789 accepted
zerochaos accepted
ago declined
antarus declined
axs declined
bernalex declined
blueboar declined
djc declined
dol-sen declined
floppym declined
grobian declined
hasufell declined
jauhien declined
jmbsvicetto declined
kensington declined
kumba declined
nimiux declined
pchrist declined
phajdan.jr declined
ssuominen declined
swift declined
tomka declined

If you think you see a mistake in this table, please contact the election officials.

Rules

All nominations must be sent to the gentoo-project mailing list. If you were nominated and want to run, you have to accept your nomination on the same mailing list.

  • Council elections generally happen once a year.
  • The council is composed of seven elected members.
  • Nominations are allowed from 14 June 2014 00H00 UTC to 28 June 2014 00H00 UTC.
  • Only Gentoo developers may be nominated.
  • Anyone can nominate (nominating yourself is OK).
  • Nominees must accept their nomination before voting begins.
  • Voting is opened from 1 July 2014 00H00 UTC to 15 July 2014 00H00 UTC.
  • Only Gentoo developers may vote.
  • The list of Gentoo Developers is based on active membership by 13 June 2014 (the day before the election will be opened).
  • Gentoo uses the Condorcet method of voting.
  • Results should be published the day after voting closes.

Information for Voters

Those who are eligible to vote in this election are all current Gentoo Developers at the day before the election was opened.

How do I cast my vote for this election?

After polls are open, voters should login to dev.gentoo.org and run the following commands, in the order specified.

  • votify --new council-201406 — This creates a new ballot in your homedir.
  • Edit the .ballot-council-201406 file and rank the candidates.
  • Once you're sure, run votify --verify council-201406 to check the validity of the ballot.
  • If that goes through fine, the next and final step is to submit your vote using votify --submit council-201406
  • In case you're stuck, detailed help can be accessed by using votify --help or feel free to drop by #gentoo-elections on Freenode IRC. If you think you are eligible to vote, but cannot, please contact one of the officials.
  • Grab a coffee or a beer, have fun, sit back and enjoy the show...until the results are announced.

Election e-mails

Election results email Election voting email Election opening email