[openstack-dev] [tc][all] Move away from meeting channels

Emilien Macchi emilien at redhat.com
Tue Jun 27 15:54:44 UTC 2017

On Mon, Jun 26, 2017 at 9:58 AM, Chris Dent <cdent+os at anticdent.org> wrote:
> On Mon, 26 Jun 2017, Flavio Percoco wrote:
>> So, should we let teams to host IRC meetings in their own channels?
> Yes.


>> Thoughts?
> I think the silo-ing concern is, at least recently, not relevant on
> two fronts: IRC was never a good fix for that and silos gonna be
> silos.
> There are so many meetings and so many projects there already are
> silos and by encouraging people to use the mailing lists more we are
> more effectively enabling diverse access than IRC ever could,
> especially if the IRC-based solution is the impossible "always be on
> IRC, always use a bouncer, always read all the backlogs, always read
> all the meeting logs".
> The effective way for a team not to be a silo is for it to be
> better about publishing accessible summaries of itself (as in: make
> more email) and participating in cross project related reviews. If
> it doesn't do that, that's the team's loss.
> Synchronous communication is fine for small groups of speakers but
> that's pretty much where it ends.

+1000 with what cdent said.

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