Remove RMS from the GCC Steering Committee

Mark Wielaard mark@klomp.org
Fri Mar 26 21:18:24 GMT 2021


On Fri, Mar 26, 2021 at 08:51:21PM +0000, Jonathan Wakely via Gcc wrote:
> On Fri, 26 Mar 2021, 20:03 Nathan Sidwell, <nathan@acm.org> wrote:
> >
> > Dear members of the GCC Steering Committee (SC), I ask you to
> > remove Richard Stallman (RMS) from the SC, or, should you chose
> > not to do so, make a clear statement as to why he remains.
> 
> I second Nathan's request, and agree with everything he said.
> 
> It's important for GCC today, and for potential future contributors.

Thanks for starting this discussion. I agree given the recent
controversy and the long history of problematic behavior it would be
good for the Steering Committee to consider whether it still wants to
be associated with the FSF. And whether to remove or replace RMS on
the steering committee.

Thanks,

Mark


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