CALL: Sunday, October 27th at 17:00 UTC

Call Reminder: Sunday, October 27th at 17:00 UTC

The FreedomBox community’s upcoming progress call is this Sunday, October 27th at 17:00 UTC. We aim for our calls to last no more than one hour, although sometimes the core team stays on the call past one hour to discuss additional items.

As always, our team will discuss the latest issues in our software development and community. All are welcome to join the discussion or listen!

How To Connect :
We are using Mumble/Plumble, voice over IP (VoIP) applications. Please connect to server: Port: 64738

  • We use Mumble for voice communications to allow residents outside of the United States to participate without running up a phone bill.
  • You do not need to create a username before hand (just make one up).
  • No passwords are required.
  • You can join the call using desktop or mobile apps. There is a client package in debian (mumble) and an app for Android phones (plumble).
  • We recommend you use headphones (or half-duplex mode) to avoid any echo.

Notes will be taken at . A link to the collaborative document to be posted in chat before meeting.

Comment agenda items here! If you can’t make it to the call but want to put something on the agenda, please feel free to comment in this thread. We’ll get to it if time permits.

Hope to see you there!

@vexch @bisco @m4iler: I hope all three of you can make it! We want to hear from our new contributors.

Here are my agenda items:

  1. Summit
    • Collecting agenda items from the community
    • Virtual Q&A: please attend
  2. Hackathon
    • Please register!
    • Organizing the three hackathon sessions (Installfest, Development environment, Guided coding)
      • what are the plans for these sessions?
      • division of labor
      • preparing materials ahead of time
  3. contributor invites
    • Good progress so far
    • Setting up a nominations platform for our users