[Development] Chief Maintainer election

Albert Astals Cid albert.astals.cid at kdab.com
Thu Jun 2 13:47:51 CEST 2022

El dijous, 2 de juny de 2022, a les 11:46:45 (CEST), Lars Knoll va escriure:
> Hi all,
> The nomination period for the Qt Chief Maintainer election ended yesterday
> night.
> I’m very happy to say that we have two excellent candidates for the position
> with Allan and Volker. Both have been working with Qt for many years and
> know it extremely well. I am certain that whoever of the two will get
> elected will be doing a very good job, so I know already now that Qt will
> be in very good hands moving forward.
> But since not all of you might know Volker and Allan very well, I’ve asked
> them to send an email presenting themselves and what they consider
> important for Qt and the role of the Chief Maintainer moving forward. So
> you will get a bit more of an impression from them during the day.
> Elections will run from 3rd of June (starting at midnight CEST), until the
> end of the 16th of June (23:59 CEST). Everybody that is part of the
> Maintainer group on Gerrit
> (https://codereview.qt-project.org/admin/groups/a60ed457f6e3833c81023c72743
> ba73c7e23fb09,members) is eligible to cast a vote.

I don't want to argue with who can cast a vote or not, but there is a bit of discrepancy between 
that is said to be the authoritative list of maintainers in 

It would be good if such discrepancy did not exist :)

> Daniel will follow up with more details on how to cast your vote a bit later
> today.
> With that, I’d like to wish both candidates good luck, and am very much
> looking forward to see who will become our new Chief Maintainer.
> Cheers,
> Lars

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