[openstack-dev] [tc][all] Do we need a #openstack-tc IRC channel

Doug Hellmann doug at doughellmann.com
Tue May 16 15:08:14 UTC 2017

Excerpts from Sean Dague's message of 2017-05-16 10:49:54 -0400:
> On 05/16/2017 09:38 AM, Davanum Srinivas wrote:
> > Folks,
> > 
> > See $TITLE :)
> > 
> > Thanks,
> > Dims
> I'd rather avoid #openstack-tc and just use #openstack-dev.
> #openstack-dev is pretty low used environment (compared to like
> #openstack-infra or #openstack-nova). I've personally been trying to
> make it my go to way to hit up members of other teams whenever instead
> of diving into project specific channels, because typically it means we
> can get a broader conversation around the item in question.
> Our fragmentation of shared understanding on many issues is definitely
> exacerbated by many project channels, and the assumption that people
> need to watch 20+ different channels, with different context, to stay up
> on things.
> I would love us to have the problem that too many interesting topics are
> being discussed in #openstack-dev that we feel the need to parallelize
> them with a different channel. But I would say we should wait until
> that's actually a problem.
>     -Sean

+1, let's start with just the -dev channel and see if volume becomes
an issue.


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