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Gentoo Foundation reinstated, Gentoo Council goes out with a fizzle

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Some important things for Gentoo happened over the last few days. First of all we have a bit of good news as all the paperwork for the Gentoo Foundation was filed and approved a few days ago.

This news is unfortunately followed by a minor Council crisis. The blemish comes from only two council members showing up for the meeting yesterday when GLEP 39 requires minimum 50% attendance (that would be 4 council members as the full council has 7 members). According to GLEP 39 this situation calls for a new election for all places.

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