[maemo-community] Council Elections eligibility list?

From: Niels Breet maemo at breet.com
Date: Mon Mar 7 18:59:58 EET 2011
On Mon, Mar 7, 2011 at 5:57 PM, Andrew Flegg <andrew at bleb.org> wrote:
> On Mon, Mar 7, 2011 at 16:39, Tim Samoff <tim at samoff.com> wrote:
>> Niels Breet wrote:
>>> NO! That is just about the worst thing you can do. Please don't send a
>>> list of all users with firstname, lastname and email etc over mail,
>>> you never know where that ends up. :)
>> I beg your pardon, but that email address is pointed only t the email
>> addresses of the Council members.
> I think Niels' point was that SMTP & email transfer is inherently
> insecure, and that having the council access an authenticated HTTPS
> site to download it; or have their SSH keys added to the *.maemo.org
> servers so they could SCP it off would be better.
> Indeed, the latter should be done for the next council to avoid such
> bottlenecks. Not asking for root, but user account access to perform
> such extractions and run things is pretty essential.

Totally agree with this. Don't want to be blocking anything, but let's
use safe practices and common sense.

> Cheers,
> Andrew
- Niels
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