Verified Commit 209cc070 authored by Konstantin Gizdov's avatar Konstantin Gizdov
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update proposal after end of vote

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Specification
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Rename the "Trusted User" role as is to become "Maintainer". As such, all
Arch Linux Trusted Users would become Arch Linux Maintainers. No other changes
Rename the "Trusted User" role as is to become "Package Maintainer". As such, all
Arch Linux Trusted Users would become Arch Linux Package Maintainers. No other changes
about the position in question are included in this proposal.
Drawbacks
......@@ -65,8 +65,8 @@ sure all relevant Wiki and other public and private information is updated
timely to mitigate any confusion.
However, there is a the partial naming overlap with the role of ArchWiki Maintainer [2]_
where this proposal will have Trusted User be fully read as Arch Linux Maintainer
or simply Maintainer. While this could lead to partial ambiguity it will address
where this proposal will have Trusted User be fully read as Arch Linux Package Maintainer
or simply Package Maintainer. While this could lead to partial ambiguity it will address
many more and more serious issues discussed in section `Motivation`_.
It should also be noted that this change should be allowed to propagate
......@@ -93,7 +93,7 @@ Alternatives Considered
There have been multiple other suggestions that have been considered before [1]_
the above selection in the `Specification`_ section, e.g.:
- Member
- Package Maintainer
- Maintainer
- Proponent
- Paladin
......@@ -106,7 +106,7 @@ Another similar idea was to keep the role structure as is but rename the
current "Developer" role into "Core Developer" and re-labelling the
"Trusted User" role to "Developer" [4]_ [5]_.
Finally, this proposal has been seen by some as the first step towards
Also, this proposal has been seen by some as the first step towards
a larger, more meaningful re-design as so ("->" is to be read as "becomes") [6]_:
- package maintenance, in [core]/[extra] (Developer only)
......@@ -117,6 +117,11 @@ a larger, more meaningful re-design as so ("->" is to be read as "becomes") [6]_
- Wiki, forum, IRC/Matrix, bug wrangler, (...) -> Support Staff
- AUR handling, especially PRQ -> Trusted Users
Finally, a two-round-system vote was held at this RFC's MR discussion thread
to chose the final naming scheme proposed here. It consisted initially of all
popular labels and then kept only the two most popular options in the final
round to achieve majority.
.. [1] https://lists.archlinux.org/private/staff/2021-July/000673.html
.. [2] https://wiki.archlinux.org/title/ArchWiki:Maintenance_Team
.. [3] https://lists.archlinux.org/private/staff/2021-July/000702.html
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