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Debian Project Leader Election 2007 – candidates

The nomination period is at an end, with nine candidates
standing forth to be counted (a record)


The nomination period is at an end, with nine candidates
standing forth to be counted (a record). We are now in the
campaigning period. The candidates are:

o Wouter Verhelst <>
o Aigars Mahinovs <>
o Gustavo Franco <>
o Sven Luther <>
o Sam Hocevar <>
o Steve McIntyre <>
o Raphaël Hertzog <>
o Anthony Towns <>
o Simon Richter <>

The record number of candidates means that the voting software
has to be re-factored to accommodate > 9 options on the ballot.

The page at shall be updated
soon. The platforms for these candidates shall be published as soon
as they are available. (For the candidates who have not yet sent in
their platforms: please do so as soon as possible, and preferably
before the end of the weekend).

Don Armstrong and David Nusinow have graciously agreed to
be debate chairs, and should be making an announcement about DPL
debates at their convenience.

Time Line
Nomination period: February 4th 00:00:01 UTC, February 25th 00:00:00 UTC
Campaigning period: February 25th 00:00:01 UTC, March 18th 00:00:00 UTC
Voting period: March 18th, 00:00:01 UTC, April 8th, 00:00:00 UTC


– “First things first — but not necessarily in that order” The Doctor, “Doctor Who” Debian Project Secretary <> <> 1024D/BF24424C print 4966 F272 D093 B493 410B 924B 21BA DABB BF24 424C

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