Meeting about Monthly Ubuntu-ZA IRC meet

Convened at 2013-10-28 18:33:57.864935 by kbmonkey in #ubuntu-za on freenode

Minutes

[18:33:57] STARTED (kbmonkey)
[18:36:00] TOPIC: Welcome and previous minutes (kbmonkey)
[18:40:26] TOPIC: Event - Ubuntu 13.10 Release parties (kbmonkey)
[18:55:45] TOPIC: Closing words and next chair (kbmonkey)
[18:57:41] AGREED: kbmonkey to chair the next meeting (25 November) (kbmonkey)
[18:57:49] ENDED (kbmonkey)

Present

Raw Log

[18:33:57] <kbmonkey> Maaz, start meeting about Monthly Ubuntu-ZA IRC meet
[18:33:57] * Maaz gets out his memo-pad and cracks his knuckles
[18:34:08] <nuvolari> o/ hello kbmonkey
[18:34:17] <inetpro> Maaz: I am Gustav H Meyer
[18:34:17] <Maaz> inetpro: Okay
[18:34:17] <kbmonkey> hi nuvolari
[18:34:18] <Kilos> Maaz, I am Miles Sharpe
[18:34:18] <Maaz> Kilos: Yessir
[18:34:28] <kbmonkey> Maaz, I am Wesley Werner
[18:34:28] <Maaz> kbmonkey: Done
[18:34:34] <nuvolari> Maaz: I am Johan Mynhardt
[18:34:34] <Maaz> nuvolari: Sure
[18:34:39] <nuvolari> Maaz: I am Zorro
[18:34:39] <Maaz> nuvolari: Okay
[18:34:50] <tal0n> Maaz, I am Daan Schutte
[18:34:50] <Maaz> tal0n: Righto
[18:34:50] <Kilos> hehe
[18:34:53] <nuvolari> hmm, which one will I end up as?
[18:35:07] <inetpro> nuvolari: I think both
[18:35:13] <tal0n> hi everyone
[18:35:15] * inetpro is not sure
[18:35:19] <Kilos> hi tal0n
[18:35:23] <inetpro> Maaz: minutes so far?
[18:35:23] <Maaz> Minutes available at json: http://maaz.mene.za.net/logs/meetings/freenode-%23ubuntu-za/2013-10-28-18-33-57.json :: txt: http://maaz.mene.za.net/logs/meetings/freenode-%23ubuntu-za/2013-10-28-18-33-57.txt :: html: http://maaz.mene.za.net/logs/meetings/freenode-%23ubuntu-za/2013-10-28-18-33-57.html
[18:35:24] <nuvolari> hi tal0n, inetpro
[18:35:27] <nuvolari> thanks inetpro
[18:35:38] <kbmonkey> welcome everyone, to another monthly meeting.
[18:35:47] <kbmonkey> you can find the limited agenda at http://loco.ubuntu.com/meetings/ubuntu-za/666/detail/
[18:35:47] <inetpro> nuvolari: Zorro
[18:35:57] <nuvolari> oh dear
[18:36:00] <kbmonkey> Maaz, topic Welcome and previous minutes
[18:36:00] <Maaz> Current Topic: Welcome and previous minutes
[18:36:03] <nuvolari> Maaz: I am Johan Mynhardt
[18:36:03] <Maaz> nuvolari: Sure
[18:36:08] <kbmonkey> yes, welcome
[18:36:10] <inetpro> lol
[18:36:11] <nuvolari> sorry for the noise
[18:36:22] <kbmonkey> zorro has left the building
[18:36:37] <nuvolari> nooo! it won't take my override now
[18:36:49] <nuvolari> I guess my 2nd name will be Zorro :P
[18:37:00] <kbmonkey> lol
[18:37:30] <inetpro> we have a new member?
[18:37:41] <inetpro> tal0n: your first meeting?
[18:37:52] <kbmonkey> right, wrt the last meeting, there was some events that happened since then.
[18:38:00] <tal0n> inetpro: yes indeed
[18:38:20] <inetpro> tal0n: nice! Hope you'll be back for many more
[18:38:23] <kbmonkey> there was software freedom day. and there was, um.. PyCon
[18:38:40] <nuvolari> welcome tal0n :) Hope you have a good time here
[18:38:53] <inetpro> sadly it looks like tonight will be mare routine if I look at the short agenda
[18:39:04] <kbmonkey> Let us keep an eye out for photos on those events, post em through the mailing list.
[18:39:05] <inetpro> s/mare/mere/
[18:39:19] <kbmonkey> a mare mistake inetpro
[18:39:25] <Kilos> hehe
[18:39:29] <tal0n> thanks inetpro, nuvolari
[18:39:34] <superfly> Maaz: I am Raoul Snyman
[18:39:34] <Maaz> superfly: Yessir
[18:39:40] <inetpro> wb superfly
[18:39:41] <superfly> and I am out, I have a migraine
[18:39:41] <Kilos> wb superfly
[18:39:47] <inetpro> eish!
[18:39:52] <Kilos> aw shame man
[18:40:02] <nuvolari> hello superfly
[18:40:12] * nuvolari hands superfly some panado's
[18:40:16] <inetpro> superfly: go sleep it off
[18:40:26] <kbmonkey> Maaz, topic Event - Ubuntu 13.10 Release parties
[18:40:26] <Maaz> Current Topic: Event - Ubuntu 13.10 Release parties
[18:40:31] <kbmonkey> sorry to hear that superfly
[18:40:39] <kbmonkey> we can hold the fort
[18:40:53] <kbmonkey> blame it on Monday ;)
[18:41:01] <nuvolari> agreed
[18:41:12] <superfly> nuvolari: panado, what is that?
[18:41:24] <superfly> I don't even take panado for my normal headaches
[18:41:48] <nuvolari> superfly: eh? what's wrong with panado's?
[18:42:02] <nuvolari> or do you mean they don't have an effect on your headaches?
[18:42:02] <Kilos> too weak for migraine
[18:42:07] <nuvolari> ah
[18:42:16] <Kilos> migraine bad news
[18:42:26] <Kilos> pots before the eyes
[18:42:31] <kbmonkey> there was release parties in CT last weekend, right?
[18:42:41] <kbmonkey> *past weekend
[18:42:56] * nuvolari darts superfly with an elephant tranquiliser
[18:42:59] <nuvolari> better? :P
[18:43:02] <Kilos> hehe
[18:43:05] <tal0n> lol
[18:43:56] <nuvolari> I think I saw a post by maiatoday
[18:44:15] <inetpro> I guess we shall have to make an effort to get more release parties organised for the next release
[18:44:34] <inetpro> which will be the LTS release
[18:44:42] <nuvolari> yeah, I'll join the LTS release parties :P I don't get time to upgrade otherwise
[18:44:51] <Kilos> ya 14.04 is a lts
[18:45:06] * inetpro also prefers the LTS releases
[18:45:51] <inetpro> though I have had good feedback from people who upgraded to 13:10
[18:46:00] <inetpro> 13.10
[18:46:04] <kbmonkey> found some pics from the release party - https://plus.google.com/u/0/events/cg692d6nvj5u4ev8k3f2v5086os
[18:46:17] <kbmonkey> thanks to maia for posting those
[18:46:19] <nuvolari> yeah, saw someone with gnome shell, looks pretty good
[18:46:30] <inetpro> kbmonkey: well done!
[18:47:22] <kbmonkey> the agenda says to plan release parties for first week in November
[18:47:28] <kbmonkey> guess CT couldn't wait
[18:48:02] <inetpro> ahh, so there is still time to arrange something?
[18:48:07] <kbmonkey> indeed!
[18:49:05] <inetpro> hopefully someone rwading this will be inspired to take the lead
[18:49:11] <inetpro> reading*
[18:49:43] <inetpro> anyone can arrange a release party
[18:52:07] <inetpro> Guidelines for Running a Release Party: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/BuildingCommunity/RunningReleaseParty
[18:52:47] <kbmonkey> back. ssh got disconnected...
[18:52:55] <kbmonkey> cool thanks inetpro !
[18:53:34] <kbmonkey> does anybody have a specific idea in mind right now?
[18:54:05] * inetpro has very limited time to do anything outside of work
[18:54:29] <kbmonkey> knows the feeling!
[18:54:32] <inetpro> family unfortunately has to come first
[18:54:58] <kbmonkey> alright, let us keep it in mind and remember: the mailing list is the first stop!
[18:55:28] <kbmonkey> moving on...
[18:55:42] <inetpro> +!
[18:55:45] <kbmonkey> Maaz, topic Closing words and next chair
[18:55:45] <Maaz> Current Topic: Closing words and next chair
[18:55:49] <inetpro> oops... +1
[18:55:53] <kbmonkey> lol +!
[18:56:00] <kbmonkey> that is like +1 x 1000
[18:56:03] * Kilos votes kbmonkey
[18:56:14] <kbmonkey> Kilos, we need more agenda items next time man!
[18:56:26] <kbmonkey> would cookie recipes be off topic?
[18:56:28] <Kilos> hmm...
[18:56:39] <Kilos> hehe
[18:56:41] <kbmonkey> ;)
[18:56:47] <inetpro> maybe tal0n can tell us a bit about how he landed here
[18:57:00] <kbmonkey> alright, well that is fine
[18:57:24] <Kilos> yeah thats a good idea i forgot to ask
[18:57:37] <tal0n> ;)
[18:57:41] <kbmonkey> Maaz, agreed kbmonkey to chair the next meeting (25 November)
[18:57:41] <Maaz> Agreed: kbmonkey to chair the next meeting (25 November)
[18:57:49] <kbmonkey> Maaz, end meeting