"So, at this point I don't have a clear or unified answer from
the current Foundation trustees. However, I did place a deadline on
my offer for a reason--so my offer couldn't be used to drag me into
an extremely long-term and political Gentoo decision-making process
against my will. Basically, I wanted an answer--'Yes' or 'No.' Do
you want me back? If so, let me get to work. If not--OK, let me
know. I'll do other things. I didn't want to be left hanging.
"I am left to interpret Grant's response as a 'No' answer to my
offer as it was originally presented to the trustees. It appears
that Grant is making an effort to tackle Foundation legal issues by
pro-actively renewing the Foundation's charter..."