On Fri, Jun 01, 2012 at 11:20:11PM +1000, Robert Brockway wrote: > While I don't object to your objection (really) I did want to point > out that this phrase has been in use in resolutions for a long time > so I was surprised to see the objection appear now.
I think very few SPI associated projects have the ultimate decisionmaking authority in the hands of the rough consensus of a mailing list. Most have something more formal than that, which might explain why it's an uncommon issue. Or, yes, unthinking reuse of previous templates is another possible explanation. :-)