* Petteri Räty <firstname.lastname@example.org>:
> Donnie Berkholz wrote:
> > Open council spot
> > -----------------
> > leio is next on the list. He's willing to join the council. A few of us
> > already voted to confirm him on-list, and we're waiting on the others.
> > Goal: Vote to confirm him, if necessary.
> There already were enough votes (4/6 I think) to confirm him.
GLEP 39 doesn't specify what happens when a member leaves. It does only
talk about slackers.
A former council decided to offer any open position to the next in line
and "if they accept and the current Council unanimously accepts the new
person, they get the position".
4/6 is not "unanimously".
This all was before "_reopen_nominations" was introduced. With
"_reopen_nominations" I don't see why the council needs to vote at all.
There might be a problem if another member leaves as the next two are