[RFC] Weekly Kernel Team IRC Meeting Time & Format Change

Pete Graner pgraner at canonical.com
Wed Oct 8 15:05:19 UTC 2008


Everyone,

Since I had no objections to this proposal we will change the kernel
team meeting times to:

Tuesdays @ 1500 UTC in #ubuntu-meeting.

This upcoming Tuesday (Oct 14th 2008) will be the first to use the new
time and format.

Thanks

~pete

Pete Graner wrote:
> Hello everyone,
> 
> I would like to propose a change to how the kernel team conducts its 
> weekly IRC meetings.
> 
> Currently the Canonical portion of the kernel team has a weekly phone 
> call on Tuesdays. On this call we cover numerous topics, most of which 
> should be discussed in a community forum. Immediately afterwards we have 
> the weekly IRC meeting in #ubuntu-kernel on Freenode.
> 
> I would like to propose that we move the IRC meeting to 1500 UTC 
> starting Tuesday 23 Sep 2008. With that I would like to move it to 
> #ubuntu-meeting.
> 
> Why this proposal & what does it solve?
> 
> I've noticed that the current IRC meetings held in #ubuntu-kernel are 
> not broadly attended and lack content. I believe the reason is that by 
> holding the internal call first much of the interesting topics get 
> covered there and have to be repeated in the IRC meeting. I'm proposing 
> holding the IRC meeting first, coving all the topics of community 
> interest in the IRC forum. This leaves  the Canonical portion of the 
> kernel team free to hold the weekly call afterwards and discuss 
> Canonical relevant business.
> 
> Also by holding it in #ubuntu-meeting it brings the meeting in line with 
> what the other teams are doing and mootbot can be used to track meeting 
> mins, actions and the like.
> 
> Thoughts?
> 
> Thanks
> 
> ~pete


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Pete Graner	<pgraner at canonical.com>





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