Fedora Ambassadors Meeting Minutes 2007-08-16
- 2007-08-16 22:00 UTC
- #fedora-meeting on freenode
This week's Ambassadors Meeting will be lead by ThomasChung.
- Please follow Meeting Protocol
- Report current status of upcoming Fedora Events. See Fedora Events page.
- Report current status of Ambassadors Materials. See Tracker page.
- Report current status of Ambassadors Membership. See Verification page.
- Report current status of Fedora Free Media Program. See August pages.
- File:Ambassadors Meetings 2007(2d)08(2d)16_fedora-ambassadors-2007-08-16.txt
Aug 16 15:05:09 tchung jmbuser, how's it going with your event(GITEX) prep? Aug 16 15:05:46 jmbuser tchung: We now have 2-3 volunteers and tomorrow is the deadline to turn in names. Aug 16 15:06:18 jmbuser I was asked to prepare a 20-minute booth presentation. Aug 16 15:07:12 jmbuser I chose to talk on "Introduction to Fedora 7", assuming a business audience with minimal exposure to FOSS and linux distros.
Aug 16 15:07:09 tchung jmbuser, do you have enough media (DVDs or LiveCDs) for the event? Aug 16 15:07:47 jmbuser tchung: We have 380 Fedora 7 DVDS, which I assume are not Live CDs, but not sure. Aug 16 15:08:37 tchung jmbuser, that's right. Fedora DVDs are not LiveCDs. :)
Aug 16 15:09:12 tchung jmbuser, do you have anything else to add? Aug 16 15:10:23 jmbuser tchung: I guess we need 6 or so Fedora shirts and any other items deemed appropriate. Aug 16 15:11:34 tchung jmbuser, there is a third party online shop where you can order Fedora t-shirts. Aug 16 15:11:52 tchung See http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Ambassadors/GetStuff Aug 16 15:12:07 jmbuser tchung: thanks Aug 16 15:12:12 tchung You can request for reimbursement for the t-shirts.
Aug 16 15:13:16 tchung Now, how's it going with "OpenExpo 2007", fabian_a? Aug 16 15:14:16 fabian_a we have dvd from rh munich Aug 16 15:14:47 fabian_a we will wear our ambassador polo shirts Aug 16 15:15:29 tchung fabian_a, how many people do you expect in OpenExpo 2007? Aug 16 15:16:06 fabian_a hmmm....it a business event...i guess around 1000
Aug 16 15:17:30 tchung Well, let me give you my own reports on Ambassadors membership and Free Media Program. Aug 16 15:17:43 tchung As of today, 244 *verified* members in Fedora Ambassadors Project. Aug 16 15:17:51 tchung http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Ambassadors/MembershipService/Verification Aug 16 15:17:56 tchung We still have 32 members who have not completed the membership process. Aug 16 15:18:44 tchung If you'd like to volunteer to encourage them to complete the membership process, please do so.
Aug 16 15:19:05 tchung As of today, 43 requests have been accepted in Fedora Free Media Program in August. Aug 16 15:19:11 tchung http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Distribution/FreeMedia/F7/August Aug 16 15:19:19 tchung We still have 57 requests in the waiting list which we need to fulfill. Aug 16 15:19:24 tchung ... Aug 16 15:19:29 tchung If you haven't accpeted any request for this month, I'd like to ask to consider following 3 options: Aug 16 15:19:35 tchung 1) Join and accept one or more media requests directly from Free Media Program. Aug 16 15:19:43 tchung http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Distribution/FreeMedia/Join Aug 16 15:19:45 tchung ... Aug 16 15:19:51 tchung 2) Order one or more media from Sponsored Media Program. Aug 16 15:19:57 tchung http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Distribution/SponsoredMedia Aug 16 15:19:58 tchung ... Aug 16 15:20:04 tchung 3) Donate $5 or more to support Free Media Program. Aug 16 15:20:10 tchung http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Distribution/FreeMedia/Donation
- See Ambassadors Meetings for the next meeting date and time.