Sunday, August 26th, 2012, 7:00pm (1900) PT
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1 [02:01] <pleia2> #startmeeting 2 [02:01] <darthrobot> Meeting started Mon Aug 27 02:01:43 2012 UTC. The chair is pleia2. Information about MeetBot at https://wiki.ubuntu.com/meetingology. 3 [02:01] <darthrobot> Available commands: #accept #accepted #action #agree #agreed #chair #commands #endmeeting #endvote #halp #help #idea #info #link #lurk #meetingname #meetingtopic #nick #progress #rejected #replay #restrictlogs #save #startmeeting #subtopic #topic #unchair #undo #unlurk #vote #voters #votesrequired 4 [02:01] <pleia2> who all is here for the meeting? :) 5 [02:01] <jyo> o/ 6 [02:02] * eps waves 7 [02:02] <pleia2> #link https://wiki.ubuntu.com/CaliforniaTeam/Meetings/12August26 8 [02:02] <darthrobot> Title: [CaliforniaTeam/Meetings/12August26 - Ubuntu Wiki] 9 [02:02] <pleia2> our agenda 10 [02:02] <pleia2> #topic Ubuntu Global Jam 11 [02:02] <pleia2> #link https://wiki.ubuntu.com/UbuntuGlobalJam 12 [02:02] <darthrobot> Title: [UbuntuGlobalJam - Ubuntu Wiki] 13 [02:03] <pleia2> so, once a cycle the whole Ubuntu community does an Ubuntu Global Jam 14 [02:03] <pleia2> we didn't really participate last time (I met up with ebroder at a coffee shop last minute, but that hardly counts :)) 15 [02:04] <pleia2> this time I'm going to host one in downtown San Francisco, focused on teaching folks how to do ISO testing 16 [02:05] <pleia2> we're 99% sure we have a venue, but I am waiting for a confirmation from andrew_wmf just so I know everything is good to go 17 [02:05] <pleia2> then we'll announce it all 18 [02:05] <pleia2> a project page for the team is set up if anyone else around the state wants to plan anything 19 [02:05] <pleia2> #link https://wiki.ubuntu.com/CaliforniaTeam/Projects/QuantalGlobalJam 20 [02:05] <darthrobot> Title: [CaliforniaTeam/Projects/QuantalGlobalJam - Ubuntu Wiki] 21 [02:06] <pleia2> anyone have any comments? questions? 22 [02:07] <jtatum> Happy Sunday :) 23 [02:07] <pleia2> I'm doing a pretty organized jam this time around, but they can be pretty casual, we've done a couple that were at Bobby G's pizzeria 24 [02:08] <eps> Checking for conflicts ... well, you're scheduled against a Sumo Wrestling Demonstration: http://www.sfjapantown.org/Events/ 25 [02:08] <darthrobot> Title: [Japantown San Francisco: Calendar] 26 [02:08] <pleia2> hehe 27 [02:09] <jyo> sounds good. I'll be busy that Saturday morning/early afternoon but I'll definitely drop by. 28 [02:09] <pleia2> great, I'm thinking of noon-4PM 29 [02:09] <pleia2> maybe 5 :) 30 [02:09] <pleia2> we'll order pizza around 1 probably 31 [02:10] <jtatum> For some reason I was thinking it was a 24 hour marathon. Hehe 32 [02:10] <pleia2> well, since it's actually 3 days it's 72 hours ;) 33 [02:11] * eps can eat a lot of pizza in 72 hours 34 [02:11] <pleia2> but how long we can run a physical event it quite limited 35 [02:11] <toddc> stopped in to say hi!! 36 [02:11] <pleia2> (partially by the person running it, she doesn't want to do more than a 5 hour event right now) 37 [02:11] <pleia2> <-- she 38 [02:11] <pleia2> :) 39 [02:12] <pleia2> alright, well if anyone else wants to run a jam somewhere and has some questions, you know where to find me 40 [02:12] <pleia2> #topic Other upcoming events 41 [02:13] <pleia2> so, fates have conspired so that the next SF Ubuntu Hour lands 4 days after the jam ;) 42 [02:13] <pleia2> that's coming up on September 12th 43 [02:13] <pleia2> #link http://loco.ubuntu.com/events/ubuntu-california/1899/detail/ 44 [02:13] <darthrobot> Title: [Ubuntu Hour San Francisco | Ubuntu LoCo Team Portal] 45 [02:14] <pleia2> I emailed Jack to ask if we are participating in the Solano Stroll this year, it lands on September 9th 46 [02:14] <pleia2> (day after the jam, yikes!) 47 [02:14] <pleia2> he has been quite busy, but has contacted them to see if it's too late to reserve a table, so we'll see where that goes and do a call to the list for volunteers if needed 48 [02:15] <pleia2> anyone else have anything coming up? :) 49 [02:16] <eps> SCaLE in six months? 50 [02:16] <pleia2> yeah, I know Gareth has been in touch with nhaines about Ubucon 51 [02:17] <pleia2> I suspect we'll have a table again too (I just hope someone else runs it, speaking and booth running almost killed me last year :)) 52 [02:17] <pleia2> er, this year 53 [02:18] <pleia2> #topic Any other business? 54 [02:18] <pleia2> so, anything else? 55 [02:18] <pleia2> Mt View ubuntu hour the other night was fun, got to see jtatum, jyo and jledbetter (that's a lot of Js!) 56 [02:19] <jtatum> Thanks for coming, pleia2. If anyone in this part of the world needs CDs, let me know. 57 [02:20] <eps> Start burning 12.04.1 LTS ;-) 58 [02:20] <jtatum> Or drop by the next UH :) 59 [02:21] <pleia2> this is totally on topic because it has penguins: https://www.calacademy.org/events/sleepovers/index.php 60 [02:21] <darthrobot> Title: [Academy Sleepovers | California Academy of Sciences] 61 [02:21] <pleia2> one for 21+ coming up on september 21st :) 62 [02:21] <pleia2> I bought a tauntaun sleeping bag and all 63 [02:23] <pleia2> ok, I guess that's it 64 [02:24] <pleia2> thanks everyone :) 65 [02:24] <pleia2> #endmeeting 66 [02:24] <darthrobot> Meeting ended Mon Aug 27 02:24:15 2012 UTC.