[openstack-dev] [all] A proposal to separate the design summit

Tom Fifield tom at openstack.org
Fri Feb 26 14:13:51 UTC 2016

On 26/02/16 22:02, Thomas Goirand wrote:
> On 02/23/2016 12:33 AM, Jay Pipes wrote:
>> OpenStack Conference <-- The main event.
>> OpenStack:How <-- The developer planning event.
>> :)
>> -jay
> Probably I'm dumb, but I still don't understand what's wrong with the
> name "design summit" for the developer planning event.
> Like most free software, OpenStack is a do-o-cracy where one must do the
> things to make them happen. Sure, we do listen to our users, but the
> design summit is actually where decisions are taken, like it or not...

"Implementation" decisions, yup. However, because of the position in the 
start of the planning stage of the cycle, the "design" decisions will 
happen at the main event, where we've got the users to give input.

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