Sunday, September 7th, 2014, 7:00pm (1900) PT
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1 [02:00] <pleia2> #startmeeting 2 [02:00] <darthrobot`> Meeting started Mon Sep 8 02:00:24 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> ok, who all is here for the meeting? 5 [02:00] <Roguehorse> \o 6 [02:00] <ianorlin> \o 7 [02:00] <nhaines> \o_ 8 [02:00] <elky> \o 9 [02:00] <pleia2> cool 10 [02:01] <nhaines> rww: stop playing Final Fantasy and join us. :P 11 [02:01] <rww> i'm playing final fantasy 7, but elky can poke me if need be 12 [02:01] <rww> be quiet nhaines :P 13 [02:01] <pleia2> Agenda: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/CaliforniaTeam/Meetings/14September07 14 [02:01] <pleia2> haha 15 [02:01] <darthrobot`> Title: [CaliforniaTeam/Meetings/14September07 - Ubuntu Wiki] 16 [02:01] <elky> busted lol 17 [02:01] <pleia2> #chair rww 18 [02:01] <darthrobot`> Current chairs: pleia2 rww 19 [02:01] <pleia2> #topic Software Freedom Day plans 20 [02:02] <pleia2> so grantbow emailed Sameer on the 24th about SFSU plans, who replied "updates coming soon" 21 [02:02] <pleia2> afaik, there haven't been any yet 22 [02:02] <pleia2> but they typically do an on campus thing some weekday that a few folks from the team go to 23 [02:02] <pleia2> any other areas have anything? 24 [02:02] <Roguehorse> oh, I was going to contact him to see if he needed help or anything and got sidetracked 25 [02:02] <pleia2> hehe 26 [02:03] <Roguehorse> I sent an email to Hurricane and never heard back 27 [02:03] <pleia2> well, we're trying :) 28 [02:03] <jyo> oh hi 29 [02:03] <Roguehorse> hi 30 [02:04] <pleia2> jyo works at Hurricane, so maybe chats can happen? :) 31 [02:05] <nhaines> The next OCLUG meeting is technically on SFD. So we probably should have planned something. 32 [02:05] <Roguehorse> ?? Hmm .... sure! 33 [02:05] * ianorlin doesn't know the topic of next OCLUG meeting 34 [02:06] <nhaines> They don't have topics unless there's a presentation. 35 [02:06] <ianorlin> ah 36 [02:08] <Roguehorse> (crickets) 37 [02:09] <pleia2> hehe, ok, next topic then 38 [02:09] <pleia2> #topic CaliforniaTeam/Leadership Election 39 [02:09] <pleia2> so this isn't until December strictly speaking, but I want to put it in people's minds early 40 [02:09] <Roguehorse> pleia2: Your the president! - next topic 41 [02:09] <elky> nah, she needs a break 42 [02:09] <Roguehorse> :-) 43 [02:09] <pleia2> you may notice that I miss about half the meetings, I'm traveling a lot and work is taking up a lot of my time, so I probably want to not play leader anymore 44 [02:10] <pleia2> plus Iwant to give others some opportunity :) 45 [02:10] * ianorlin hasn't done tihs before and don't really now how tihs works 46 [02:10] <pleia2> ianorlin: we have a whole document! https://wiki.ubuntu.com/CaliforniaTeam/Leadership 47 [02:10] <darthrobot`> Title: [CaliforniaTeam/Leadership - Ubuntu Wiki] 48 [02:10] <elky> there'll be a queue of people lining up to scold her for taking it on again if she does. 49 [02:10] <Roguehorse> I have a hard time with the groups I have now trying to get anything done 50 [02:10] <pleia2> mostly the job of the leadership trio is making sure meetings happen, announcements go out, and generally the team hums along 51 [02:11] <pleia2> elky: hehe 52 [02:11] <rww> more than three candidates this time would be nice :P 53 [02:11] <pleia2> so if anyone is interested, please think about it, and ask me or philipballew or rww questions if you are curious about what we've been up to this past year 54 [02:12] <pleia2> yes, a proper election would be lovely :) 55 [02:12] <jyo> I'm too busy running the election to run in the election, guys. 56 [02:12] <Roguehorse> LOL! I've seen that before at the Foundation 57 [02:13] <nhaines> What's the process for standing for election? 58 [02:13] <nhaines> Are there any deadlines, when's the election, etc. :) 59 [02:14] <rww> jyo: I can run the election, if you'd like to run in it :P 60 [02:14] <ianorlin> nhaines read pleia2 link 61 [02:15] <pleia2> the coordinator will send out an email like this: https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-us-ca/2013-December/002346.html 62 [02:15] <darthrobot`> Title: [[Ubuntu-US-CA] Call for Ubuntu California LoCo leadershipnominations] 63 [02:15] <nhaines> ianorlin: I have. I didn't see any dates or nomination procedures there. 64 [02:15] <pleia2> again, all a couple months off and we'll iron that out as we get closer, I just want potential leaders to start thinking 65 [02:16] <nhaines> December. Looks good. 66 [02:16] <rww> and it's self-nomination over email or IRC 67 [02:16] * pleia2 nods 68 [02:17] * ianorlin wonders if that should be in the leadership so this question doesn't come up again 69 [02:18] <pleia2> it'll be linked at the bottom of the page in a 2014 link once we get going 70 [02:18] <pleia2> but it's 3 months off, so no one has done any of the deadline setting or anything yet 71 [02:18] <pleia2> #topic Any other business 72 [02:19] <Roguehorse> Has anyone heard from Jono at all? I never got to meet the guy. 73 [02:20] * ianorlin hears him on his podcast bad voltage but not in ubuntu-us-ca stuff 74 [02:20] <pleia2> he came to our release party in San Francisco for Trusty 75 [02:20] <nhaines> Jono's around all the time. 76 [02:20] <Roguehorse> I know, I was there too, but somehow missed him 77 [02:20] <nhaines> Roguehorse: I'm hoping he's at SCALE again next year. He's awesome. :) 78 [02:21] * ianorlin is pretty sure he will be 79 [02:21] <Roguehorse> I've heard all good things 80 [02:21] <pleia2> he's got the XPrize job now, so not quite as much Ubuntu-y things I think these days 81 [02:21] <Roguehorse> I've heard from many that I HAVE to get to SCALE but it's kind of a big wad of cash right now 82 [02:22] <pleia2> so, other things on the calendar, Utopic release is coming up on October 23rd 83 [02:22] * ianorlin likes living close to scale 84 [02:22] <Roguehorse> ianorlin: :-P 85 [02:22] <nhaines> Utopic will also be the foundation of the new phones featuring Ubuntu later this year. :) 86 [02:23] <pleia2> \o/ 87 [02:23] <Roguehorse> Hmm.. my phone is junk again. I need to send it in for exchange 88 [02:24] <nhaines> I cleaned my keyboard last night and got all the keys back in the same place. 89 [02:24] * ianorlin wonders what new things are in server for utopic 90 [02:24] <Roguehorse> nhaines: LOL! Good work! (put it on your LinkedIN) ;-) 91 [02:25] <nhaines> Looking inside keyboard. Soon the living shall envy the dead. 92 [02:25] * pleia2 gives nhaines a gold star 93 [02:25] <pleia2> ianorlin: I don't expect a lot of innovation 94 [02:26] <pleia2> so, other upcoming stuff, I'll be out of town on Wednesday, but Michael Paoli will be hosting the typical SF Ubuntu Hour (and probably a Debian Dinner to follow) 95 [02:26] <pleia2> berkeley ubuntu hour coming up on the 18th: http://loco.ubuntu.com/events/ubuntu-california/2692-ubuntu-hour-berkeley/ 96 [02:26] <darthrobot`> Title: [Ubuntu Hour Berkeley | Ubuntu LoCo Team Portal] 97 [02:27] <pleia2> oh! copies of The Official Ubuntu Book 98 [02:28] <Roguehorse> have it 99 [02:28] <pleia2> nhaines has some in SoCal, I have some in NorCal, chat with us if you need one 100 [02:28] <pleia2> 8th edition (came out in July) 101 [02:28] <nhaines> I'm waiting on 9th edition. 102 [02:28] <pleia2> hehe 103 [02:29] <pleia2> ok, that's all I've got 104 [02:29] <Roguehorse> Some of the peeps at EBLUG might dig one 105 [02:30] <pleia2> I should go to that some time 106 [02:31] <Roguehorse> They're a nice group, just not very, um (active)? I guess I should say? 107 [02:31] <pleia2> aha :) 108 [02:32] <Roguehorse> pleia2: It would be nice to see you come in and hang out :-) 109 [02:32] <jyo> You're not missing much, at least last time I dropped by. 110 [02:32] <Roguehorse> I'm trying - but it's hard when you'rew the only one motivated 111 [02:32] <pleia2> Roguehorse: may do! probably not until November or so 112 [02:33] <Roguehorse> pleia2: No worries 113 [02:33] <pleia2> although, I might be around this month 114 [02:33] * pleia2 shrugs 115 [02:33] <pleia2> anyway, anything else from anyone before we wrap up and I go get sushi? :d 116 [02:33] <Roguehorse> nah, I'm empty 117 [02:34] <pleia2> alrighty, thanks everyone 118 [02:34] <pleia2> #endmeeting