First Summary, was: Developer Gathering
Eric Dantan Rzewnicki
eric at zhevny.com
Mon Nov 23 21:39:36 UTC 2009
On Mon, Nov 23, 2009 at 06:11:47PM -0300, Felipe Sateler wrote:
> Free Ekanayaka wrote:
> >|--==> On Sun, 22 Nov 2009 23:19:34 -0300, Felipe Sateler
> ><fsateler at gmail.com> said:
> > >>I extended it with another 5 1 hour slots. I originally stopped at 10
> > >>slots thinking that was the max allowed by doodle and then I worked
> > >>backwards from the latest time the Europeans usually want to meet for
> > >>DebConf (my main point of reference wrt scheduling meetings). Hopefully
> > >>the extra slots gives us more options when you can be present.
> > FS> I filled it now.
> >I filled the first week. If possible I'd like to agree on a certain
> >day/time in the week and keep a weekly or 2-weekly pace.
> I think this doesn't really work for me (and probably many others). I'm
> a student, and as such I don't really own my free time: tests,
> homework, etc can reduce my available time without prior notice. This
> semester I've had trouble forecasting my available time longer than one
> or two weeks in advance.
Personally, I would find monthly meetings sufficient and they would
hopefully not induce too much meeting fatigue. I would be in favor of
said monthly meeting having a set date/time ( 2nd tuesdays at 21UTC, or
somesuch, for example ) as that tends to stick better in people's minds,
in my experience. That's contingent on there actually being such a time
for such a widely geo-diverse group as this, of course.
For more frequent coordination we have the list, git, wiki and irc.
(just my humble 2/100ths of $currency).
One note this made me think of, though. For anyone who accidentally
misses a meeting or just cannot make it, meetbot logs will be available.
These provide both a summary view and links to the full logs. For an
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