[aur-general] TU application: Laszlo Papp
giovanni at archlinux.org
Sat Aug 1 13:51:38 EDT 2009
2009/7/31, Loui Chang <louipc.ist at gmail.com>:
> I've been speaking to Laszlo over the past month and the impression that
> I get is that he really doesn't understand boundaries when it comes to
> communication. This can become extremely frustrating for the person he
> is talking to.
> When we first started talking, he asked me about many past TUs, and
> about the reasons they quit, etc. I wondered why he wouldn't speak to
> them directly instead of bothering me with such questions.
> There has been multiple times that he has asked me for solutions to very
> trivial problems. To make things worse, in one instance, he would shoot
> down every one of my offered solutions.
> Instead of choosing the most relevant route of communication, he will
> choose the method that he believes will give him the fastest response,
> no matter if it may cause disruption.
> Example: He asks the same question to some of us directly via Jabber
> rather than asking in an IRC channel (which we are all present in), even
> after being asked to stop.
> Example: He would contact me directly about something on the mailing
> list that I had no involvement in, rather than sending an email to that
> mailing list.
> He has recently become extremely annoying.
> His application does look impeccable though.
> It's partly the result of lots of feedback from me, and probably other
> Trusted Users.
> I don't know if this should be a barrier to becoming a Trusted User,
> but the fact is that I'm wary about working with him, and I can imagine
> that other users might feel the same way.
> I admire Laszlo's enthusiasm, and respect his goals but I don't think he
> would be a good candidate for a Trusted User right now.
I don't vote on TU matters anymore, but I totally agree with you.
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