[openstack-dev] The #openstack-packaging channel requires an invite?

Andreas Jaeger aj at suse.com
Wed Mar 9 18:42:30 UTC 2016

On 03/09/2016 06:48 PM, Matt Riedemann wrote:
> Someone showed up in the -stable channel this morning asking for help
> with packaging. I gather they were there because the IRC wiki [1] says
> the #openstack-stable channel is also for packaging discussions, given
> -stable originated from distro people.
> I redirected them to https://wiki.openstack.org/wiki/Packaging which
> points to https://wiki.openstack.org/wiki/PackagerResources which says:
> "The #openstack-packaging channel on Freenode is available for packaging
> collaboration and discussion."
> Great!
> However, you have to apparently be invited to join the elite
> #openstack-packaging channel.
> What gives? Is that channel dead? Is there something else? Is there a
> secret handshake I can learn to palms to grease to get in?
> [1] https://wiki.openstack.org/wiki/IRC

Looking in project-config, I see #openstack-rpm-packaging configured for
RPM packaging discussion - as only registered channel for packaging

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