Expulsion of John Marino - reasons and impact?

Michael Gmelin grembo at freebsd.org
Tue Feb 14 23:32:39 UTC 2017

> On 15 Feb 2017, at 00:15, Bryan Drewery <bdrewery at FreeBSD.org> wrote:
> On 2/14/2017 2:58 PM, Michael Gmelin wrote:
>>>> On 14 Feb 2017, at 22:16, Bryan Drewery <bdrewery at FreeBSD.org> wrote:
>>>> On 2/14/2017 12:50 PM, Dewayne Geraghty wrote:
>>>> https://svnweb.freebsd.org/ports?view=revision&revision=433827
>>> I think that commit message combined with
>>> https://www.freebsd.org/internal/code-of-conduct.html is enough.
>> The commit message basically says that he misbehaved once too often and the CoC defines what "misbehave" might mean. Not over the top transparent/detailed to be honest.
> Right, would you want an organization you volunteered for to drag your
> name through the mud for some reason?  I don't think it's our place (the
> project) to say more than we already have publicly.  Please drop this
> before it gets out of hand.  Discussing people personally/negatively in
> a public forum is not appropriate.

Well, if it was something he said in public, pointing to it might be enlightening. On the other hand, I assume he could always do that himself if he feels like it.

One way or the other, I'll miss his positive contributions and I'm saddened that this happened.


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