British developer Steve McIntyre has been re-elected leader of the Debian GNU/Linux project (DPL) for 2009-10. The contest for leader was a two-way affair this year, with McIntyre, who held the office in 2008-09, recontesting against Stefano Zacchiroli. Read more here and here
McIntyre’s election means that Luk Claes will be functioning as an assistant DPL along with him – this was one of McIntyre’s election promises.
This is the third time that a DPLl has been re-elected – Wichert Akkerman and Martin Michlmayr are the other two.