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[openstack-helm] List of the current meeting times, and opinion on adjustment


*Jaesuk Ahn*, Ph.D.
Software Labs, SK Telecom


On Sat, May 18, 2019 at 8:42 AM Jaesuk Ahn <bluejay.ahn at gmail.com> wrote:

>
>
> On Sat, May 18, 2019 at 12:05 AM Jean-Philippe Evrard <
> jean-philippe at evrard.me> wrote:
>
>> Sadly, there is no magic with timezones :( I am fine with your proposal
>> though.
>>
>
> True, there is really no magic with timezones, especially it involves
> everyone in the earth.
>
>
>>
>> I believe that there could be another way:
>> - If a conversation needs to happen "synchronously", we could use the
>> office hours for that. The office hours are timezone alternated IIRC, but
>> not yet "officialized" (they are not appearing in [1]).
>> - Bring conversations that need to happen asynchronously over the ML.
>> - Discuss/Decide things in reviews.
>>
>>
> I do like your idea. Bringing asynchronous conversation actively to ML and
> reviews. If one think posting on ML or writing reviews has an equal effect
> as talking directly to someone in weekly irc meeting, it would give good
> alternative way.
>
> I did not think of using official hours as a sort of irc meeting for
> people in different timezone. However, I guess it cloud be done.
>
>
>> That's technically totally workable globally, but it needs a change in
>> mindset.
>> It's also most likely people will get less active on IRC, which will
>> impact the way we "feel" as a community.
>>
>
> True, "feel" part is sometimes a very important factor for people. I think
> that being part of "official" activity is sometimes important not only for
> effective communication but also for "feeling" that I am part of
> community.  Being able to attend "official" weekly meeting without too much
> effort (e.g. keep your eye open till midnight) is an weapon for me to bring
> more people into the community.
>
> I suppose we can do both.
> 1) Trying to find if it is possible to have a slightly better official
> meeting time slot for Asian region
> 2) Discussing on more leveraging asynchronous way of communication and its
> effect on the community.
>
> Thank you for the insightful feedback. :)
>
>
>
>
>
>>
>> Regards,
>> Jean-Philippe Evrard
>>
>>
>>
>> [1]: http://eavesdrop.openstack.org/#OpenStack-Helm_Team_Meeting
>>
>
>
> --
> *Jaesuk Ahn*, Ph.D.
> Software R&D Center, SK Telecom
>
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