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2013 X.Org Board of Director Election Results

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Published on 09 April 2013 10:14 PM EDT
Written by Michael Larabel in X.Org
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The 2013 X.Org Board of Director election results are now in for the four new board members responsible for stewarding the X.Org Foundation and related projects like Mesa and Wayland.

The four new board members though aren't a surprise since there was only four candidates running for the four open spots this year... Those elected were Alan Coopersmith (110 votes), Peter Hutterer (86 votes), Martin peres (66 votes), and Stuart Kreitman (63 votes).

At least though they had enough votes to warrant the election valid with 32 of the 75 X.Org board members participating in this vote (there's a 25% vote needed and in the past they've come close to not meeting this criteria).

There isn't any link or other information to share on the election results since the data was just posted to the members-only X.Org mailing list.

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