Sunday, August 24th, 2014, 7:00pm (1900) PT
- Upcoming events, are we participating?
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1 [02:00] <pleia2> #startmeeting 2 [02:00] <darthrobot`> Meeting started Mon Aug 25 02:00:04 2014 UTC. The chair is pleia2. Information about MeetBot at https://wiki.ubuntu.com/meetingology. 3 [02:00] <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 [02:00] <pleia2> https://wiki.ubuntu.com/CaliforniaTeam/Meetings/14August24 5 [02:00] <darthrobot`> Title: [CaliforniaTeam/Meetings/14August24 - Ubuntu Wiki] 6 [02:00] <pleia2> agenda! 7 [02:01] <pleia2> so I added the item 8 [02:01] <pleia2> #topic Upcoming events, are we participating? 9 [02:01] <DonkeyHotei> item? 10 [02:01] <pleia2> we have two big things coming up: 11 [02:01] <DonkeyHotei> ok. 12 [02:01] <pleia2> UbuntuGlobalJam September 12-14 13 [02:01] <pleia2> Software Freedom Day September 20th 14 [02:01] <pleia2> so far I haven't heard much about us doing either 15 [02:01] <pleia2> I think jyo was thinking about doing something for the jam though 16 [02:01] <pleia2> (I'll be on the wrong side of the country during it) 17 [02:02] <pleia2> any thoughts? 18 [02:02] <Roguehorse> Where is the SFD going on? 19 [02:02] <DonkeyHotei> any coordination with fedora folk regarding 9/20? 20 [02:03] <pleia2> California seems empty UbuntuGlobalJam September 12-14 21 [02:03] <pleia2> grr 22 [02:03] <pleia2> http://softwarefreedomday.org/map/index.php?year=2014 23 [02:03] <darthrobot`> Title: [SFD 2014 Map: Find an event in your area!] 24 [02:03] <pleia2> not to say none exist, but on the official site where events can register, there aren't any 25 [02:04] <DonkeyHotei> sounds like a first 26 [02:04] <Roguehorse> Just found that..thanks 27 [02:04] <pleia2> DonkeyHotei: no coordination with anyone so far, if you know of Fedora folks doing something, please do chat with them :) 28 [02:04] <Roguehorse> So we would have to host one? 29 [02:05] <pleia2> yeah, unless we find a LUG or other group already doing something 30 [02:05] <DonkeyHotei> Roguehorse: it might be nice 31 [02:06] <Roguehorse> I'm always game for doing stuff I just stink at the coordination 32 [02:06] <nhaines> Roguehorse: find a friend and help out with coordination. You'd be surprised how quickly you learn. :) 33 [02:06] * nhaines vaguely remembers SCALE6X.... 34 [02:07] <DonkeyHotei> i attended scale6x 35 [02:08] <Roguehorse> nhaines: Everyone in my LUG says they're too busy to help with anything...thus very slow progress 36 [02:08] <DonkeyHotei> your lug meets in a busy area 37 [02:08] <Roguehorse> I guess 38 [02:09] <nhaines> Roguehorse: any LoCo members nearby? 39 [02:10] <Roguehorse> Don't know.....I've only made it to one gig so far...14.04 launch. I think Grant lives nearby though (or not far) 40 [02:11] <grantbow> SFSU usually does an SFD event 41 [02:11] <grantbow> I'll ping sameer 42 [02:11] <rww> o/ 43 [02:11] <Roguehorse> speaking of Grant 44 [02:13] <pleia2> grantbow: thanks 45 [02:14] <pleia2> anything happening in socal? 46 [02:15] <nhaines> Not that I know of. I need to check with OCLUG on the status of the next installfest. 47 [02:16] <Roguehorse> grantbow: You want to work together to put on a SFD? 48 [02:16] <pleia2> nhaines: sounds good 49 [02:16] <pleia2> philipballew: anything in SD? 50 [02:16] <philipballew> pleia2, for sfd? 51 [02:17] <pleia2> philipballew: or ugj 52 [02:17] <grantbow> Roguehorse I'll help coordinate if you want to lead up an effort and attend. 53 [02:18] <Roguehorse> grantbow: Ok..we can talk after the meeting 54 [02:18] <philipballew> I am planning a ubuntu hour that I will call a ubuntu global jam where I show people how to report and file bugs. As for Software Freedom Day, I am speaking on open source stuff at the one in Tijuana Mexico, just over the border. 55 [02:18] <grantbow> ok 56 [02:18] <pleia2> philipballew: cool 57 [02:19] <philipballew> I'll try to remember to take pictures or both and shoot out a blog or two 58 [02:19] <pleia2> philipballew: please do! 59 [02:19] <DonkeyHotei> Roguehorse: if you were at the 14.04 launch, we probably met 60 [02:20] <pleia2> #topic Any other business 61 [02:20] <philipballew> Quallcomm still will not put up my ubuntu meetup flyer's at their office. 62 [02:20] <pleia2> that's all we had for agenda items, anyone else have anything? 63 [02:20] <eps> Utopic release party planning? 64 [02:21] <DonkeyHotei> i think it's a bit early 65 [02:21] <eps> DonkeyHotei: trust me, it isn't 66 [02:22] <pleia2> not early, we need to pin down a venue pretty early, it's only 2 months away 67 [02:22] <pleia2> October 23rd is release 68 [02:22] <DonkeyHotei> oh. 69 [02:22] <pleia2> I'll be in the wrong part of the world again 70 [02:23] <Roguehorse> ...don't you have some sort of assigned "second" for when you're traveling? 71 [02:23] <pleia2> hehe 72 [02:23] <DonkeyHotei> Roguehorse: how 'bout he.net as a venue? 73 [02:25] <Roguehorse> I think we probably could...I would have to ask first (obviously) 74 [02:26] <DonkeyHotei> another possibility might be noisebridge 75 [02:28] <pleia2> I stopped doing them there because the feedback wasn't great (venue was hot, dirty) 76 [02:28] <pleia2> but it's been a while since I've been 77 [02:29] <pleia2> citizenspace.us has offered us space, and we can always ask Mozilla or AdRoll again 78 [02:30] <pleia2> so I think we have a lot of options in SF, just need folks to coordinate something 79 [02:30] <Roguehorse> ooh...I'd like to look inside Mozilla, that would be cool 80 [02:31] <pleia2> they have a pretty cool community space at their office on the Embarcadero 81 [02:31] <Roguehorse> nice 82 [02:31] <pleia2> I reached out to them for our 14.04 party, but they took forever to reply so I gave up on them for that event, but have since been promised prompter replies ;) 83 [02:32] <pleia2> so I'm happy to put folks in touch as needed, even if I can't attend myself 84 [02:32] <Roguehorse> well, between parenting, school, eblug and working with Grant on SFD - I'm pretty tapped 85 [02:33] <nhaines> Roguehorse: Definitely better to pace yourself. :) 86 [02:33] <Roguehorse> nhaines: I like to be community active but it's not fair to the wife for me to be gone all the time ya know? 87 [02:35] <nhaines> Roguehorse: or the kids. 88 [02:35] <nhaines> Although we always made SCALE a family event. :) 89 [02:35] <eps> SCALE 13x info available at http://www.socallinuxexpo.org/scale13x -- it's scheduled for *four* days this time. 90 [02:35] <darthrobot`> Title: [SCALE 13x | scale13x] 91 [02:36] <pleia2> eps: wow :) 92 [02:36] <Roguehorse> yeah, he wants to come with Daddy but he gets boired real easy 93 [02:36] <Roguehorse> still owrking on that 94 [02:36] <Roguehorse> :-( fat fingers 95 [02:36] <nhaines> Aw. :) Well, nothing a 3DS can't fix once he's participated a bit. 96 [02:37] <pleia2> it's ok, I bring my 3DS too 97 [02:37] <pleia2> ;) 98 [02:37] <Roguehorse> we'll see, it's almost time to start bringing him too 99 [02:38] <nhaines> pleia2: StreetPass tags! \o/ 100 [02:38] <pleia2> \o/ 101 [02:38] <Roguehorse> ??? 102 [02:39] <pleia2> 3DS speak 103 [02:39] <pleia2> ok, anything else? 104 [02:39] <Roguehorse> Ah 105 [02:40] <eps> Planning for SCALE? 106 [02:41] <pleia2> crickets 107 [02:41] <Roguehorse> Yeah, think it was just those two topics 108 [02:41] <eps> Put it on a future agenda. ;-) 109 [02:41] <DonkeyHotei> scale does take planning 110 [02:43] <pleia2> eps: wfm 111 [02:43] <pleia2> next meeting we should also chat about leadership elections for the coming year too 112 [02:43] <pleia2> but I think that's it for tonight :) 113 [02:44] <pleia2> thanks all 114 [02:44] <pleia2> #endmeeting