[kwlug-disc] Trying out some additional material on past meeting pages...

CrankyOldBugger crankyoldbugger at gmail.com
Tue Sep 10 09:18:46 EDT 2013


Sorry I couldn't make it last night!  Looks like you had fun.


On 10 September 2013 03:53, Bob Jonkman <bjonkman at sobac.com> wrote:

> Tonight's presentations were live-dented -- the full conversation is
> visible at
>
>  http://sn.jonkman.ca/conversation/30773
>
> and nicely sorted in ascending order (your own OStatus client could
> display it as a threaded converstation).  There's an RSS feed for just
> this conversation at
>
>  http://sn.jonkman.ca/api/statusnet/conversation/30773.rss
>
> (or http://sn.jonkman.ca/api/statusnet/conversation/30773.atom for
> standards conformance weenies)
>
> I'll work on putting that feed into tonight's meeting announcement (but
> not right now).
>
>
> You can get KWLUG's dents in Atom/RSS at
>
>  http://sn.jonkman.ca/kwlug
>
> and Atom/RSS feeds are on that page. All of KWLUG's subscriptions are at
>
>  http://sn.jonkman.ca/kwlug/all
>
> again with Atom/RSS feeds.
>
> And everything posted on StatusNet is bridged to Twitter, so anyone who
> subscribes to https://twitter.com/kwlug will get the full stream. It's a
> two-way Twitterbridge, so Tweets sent to @KWLUG will show up in
> StatusNet too.
>
> Ain't F/LOSS grand!  Grander than those proprietary silos, anyway.
>
>
> Oh, and if anyone wants to join a StatusNet site there are some public
> ones listed at
>
>  http://www.skilledtests.com/wiki/List_of_Independent_Statusnet_Instances
>
> Popular StatusNet sites for joining are http://quitter.se,
> http://micro.fragdev.com and http://oracle.skilledtests.com but of
> course you're encouraged to set up your own instance. I wonder if KWLUG
> could have one of its own...
>
> --Bob.
>
>
> On 13-09-09 04:48 PM, Bob Jonkman wrote:
> > I'm all in favour of having info appear in multiple places. But
> > unsolicited is right, it would be good to have these things update
> > themselves from the authoritative sources, such as an Atom/RSS feed. Of
> > course, Google, Twitter et.al. have discontinued publishing Atom/RSS
> > feeds, the better to coerce you into their ecosystems.
> >
> > In addition to Paul's meeting notes and Chamunks' YouTube videos, I've
> > been live-Tweeting the last few meetings; see https://twitter.com/kwlug
> >
> > There's also http://identi.ca/kwlug Sadly, since the switch to pump.io
> > software I find Identi.ca too difficult to use; f'rinstance, I can't
> > even find a named anchor on the Identi.ca KWLUG page to point people to
> > a particular thread in the conversation.
> >
> > So, I've just set up http://sn.jonkman.ca/kwlug to provide a F/LOSS way
> > to socially medialize. Any OStatus enabled service can connect, so if
> > you have a Diaspora, Friendica or StatusNet account you can subscribe to
> > this KWLUG account.
> >
> > I'll use that to create an accessible thread for tonight's meeting.
> > Seems I can edit stuff on kwlug.org, so I'll try to add it myself.
> >
> > And if anyone else wants to join me in being the voice of KWLUG on
> > Twitter, Identi.ca or StatusNet, please let me know and I'll give you
> > the keys to the front door.
> >
> > --Bob.
> >
> >
> >
> > On 13-09-09 03:31 PM, unsolicited wrote:
> >> The problem is that this is / becomes YAPU - Yet Another Place to
> Update.
> >>
> >> [Don't get Bob started on the proliferation of <x>, let alone in the
> >> twitterverse!]
> >>
> >> Even if twitter, facebook, kwlug-disc, google+, <your favourite place>,
> >> could be auto-included within the appropriate kwlug.org page, someone
> >> would have to maintain the list/links of 'appropriate kwlug.org pages'.
> >> e.g. Each meeting aggregation would presumably be at a different link.
> >>
> >> kwlug.org has never seemed to be a really popular place to post stuff.
> >> What to do about that or how to 'fix' it, I have no idea.
> >>
> >> Khalid - what Drupal things are out there surrounding this sort of
> >> collection / collective content maintenance?
> >>
> >> -- Bill
> >> [Who doesn't understand why Bob ...]
> >>
> >> On 13-09-09 02:26 PM, Andrew Sullivan Cant wrote:
> >>> I'd like to see more useful information in kwlug.org.
> >>>
> >>> As as start to that idea I tried adding Paul's meeting notes and
> >>> embedding Colin's videos for the following meetings:
> >>>
> >>> Panel Discussion: Earning a Living with FLOSS
> >>> http://kwlug.org/node/888
> >>>
> >>> Bitcoin and Ripple
> >>> http://kwlug.org/node/892
> >>>
> >>>
> >>> Thoughts?
> >>>
> >>> Andrew
> >>>
> >>> (P.S.: Other things that I was considering might be useful:
> >>> - transcriptions for the video
> >>> - embedding presentation slides when possible
> >>> - expanding on post-meeting notes (links and critical points of the
> talk)
> >>> - listings tweets about the meeting (I think that Bob has been live
> >>> tweeting many of the meetings)
> >>> )
> >>>
> >>>
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