[openstack-dev] [all] Community managed tech/dev blog: Call for opinions and ideas
dprince at redhat.com
Mon Nov 27 14:16:07 UTC 2017
On Mon, Nov 27, 2017 at 8:55 AM, Flavio Percoco <flavio at redhat.com> wrote:
> Last Thursday, at the TC office hours, we brainstormed a bit around the
> of having a tech blog. This idea came first from Joshua Harlow and it was
> briefly discussed at the summit too.
> The idea, we have gathered, is to have a space where the community could
> technical posts about OpenStack. The idea is not to have an aggregator
> what our planet is for) but a place to write original and curated
Why not just write article's on existing blogs, link them into planet, and
then if they are really good promote them at a higher level?
Having a separate blog that is maintained by a few seems a bit elitist to
> During the conversation, we argued about what kind of content would be
> acceptable for this platform. Here are some ideas of things we could have
> - Posts that are dev-oriented (e.g: new functions on an oslo lib)
> - Posts that facilitate upstream development (e.g: My awesome dev setup)
> - Deep dive into libvirt internals
What is really missing in our current infrastructure setup that really
prevents any of the above?
> - ideas?
> As Chris Dent pointed out on that conversation, we should avoid making this
> place a replacement for things that would otherwise go on the mailing list
> activity reports, for example. Having dev news in this platform, we would
> overlap with things that go already on the mailing list and, arguably, we
> be defeating the purpose of the platform. But, there might be room for
> Ultimately, we should avoid topics promoting new features in services as
> that's what
> superuser is for.
> So, what are your thoughts about this? What kind of content would you
> have posted here? Do you like the idea at all?
>  http://eavesdrop.openstack.org/irclogs/%23openstack-tc/%23op
>  http://planet.openstack.org/
>  http://superuser.openstack.org/
> Flavio Percoco
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