[openstack-dev] [marconi] Development process adjustments

Paul Belanger paul.belanger at polybeacon.com
Thu Apr 25 21:28:40 UTC 2013

On 13-04-25 12:13 PM, Russell Bryant wrote:
> On 04/25/2013 10:25 AM, Kurt Griffiths wrote:
>> 2. Face-to-face communication is preferred. Basically, this is the point
>> of our design summits. The rest of the time we simulate being seated close
>> together with IRC and the mailing lists. I've also heard of some folks
>> having good success with TeamSpeak when communicating with large groups of
>> contributors within a single company. I'm not sure whether this would
>> scale to all contributors on a given project, using something like Mumble,
>> but it's something to consider. Anyway, I think the spirit of this
>> principle is to make communication as painless as possible given your
>> constraints, so again I don¹t see open development in conflict with agile
>> on this point.
> If there is enough demand for infrastructure to support voice (and
> optionally video) communication, I would be happy to help set up an
> Asterisk server with conferencing enabled for this purpose.  In the
> spirit of the rest of our infrastructure, it would be a self-hosted and
> open source solution.  For just public conference bridges, it would be
> pretty easy to set up.

The topic of voice services has been brought up in -infra IRC channel a 
few times. I'd be happy to also help get this up and running.  FWIW, I 
already have some puppet manifests in place for the provisioning of 

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