Issues Within The X.Org Foundation?
Phoronix: Issues Within The X.Org Foundation?
For the past two weeks elections have been going on by X.Org members to elect five people to serve as board of directors for the X.Org Foundation, the formal 501(c)(3) organization that backs the development of the X.Org project. The elections for the board of directors takes place annually replacing four of the eight members each time around, but this year the elections have been particularly interesting...
Is this really a problem?
A bunch of software engineers who have problems with attending meetings, documentation and finance.
Probably the problem would vanish within days if Intel or one of the other companies just sponsored an accountant. I wonder why that's not already happening, participation in Open Source Projects is not limited to engineers.