[openstack-dev] [all] Community managed tech/dev blog: Call for opinions and ideas
mrhillsman at gmail.com
Mon Nov 27 16:08:55 UTC 2017
On Mon, Nov 27, 2017 at 8:16 AM, Dan Prince <dprince at redhat.com> wrote:
> 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 idea
>> 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
>> 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
>> OpenStack Development Mailing List (not for usage questions)
>> Unsubscribe: OpenStack-dev-request at lists.openstack.org?subject:unsubscrib
> OpenStack Development Mailing List (not for usage questions)
> Unsubscribe: OpenStack-dev-request at lists.openstack.org?subject:unsubscribe
My .02, I would like to encourage in general we try to streamline and make
more effective what we already do versus adding more and remove excess.
mrhillsman at gmail.com
mobile: (832) 264-2646
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
More information about the OpenStack-dev