[OpenStack Foundation] Elections: Could we set the IRC topic?.

Mark Collier mark at openstack.org
Thu Jan 15 13:59:10 UTC 2015

Updated numbers:

We just crossed 2700 so about 650 to go. 

Thanks for everyone for continuing to get the message out!



>> On Jan 15, 2015, at 7:07 AM, Sean Dague <sean at dague.net> wrote:
>>> On 01/15/2015 05:04 AM, Richard Hartmann wrote:
>>>> On Thu, Jan 15, 2015 at 10:54 AM, Thierry Carrez <thierry at openstack.org> wrote:
>>>> Alan Clark wrote:
>>>> Stef, Thierry
>>>> A suggestion:  Could we set the IRC topic, at end of mtgs (aka header) on the appropriate channels to "Get out and vote today!"
>>>> Seems like meeting, meeting-alt, community, dev would be great targets.
>>>> I'll be happy if people start complaining that we are spamming them about voting :-)
>>> Ccing Jeremy to check for feasibility.
>> Debian has a meetbot which is open and can be used to both run
>> meetings and set topics.
>> If this is an actual IRC question (I am not sure), poke RichiH on IRC.
> This is possible, but honestly, the number of folks that are foundation
> members far exceeds what we see on IRC. I double IRC topic is going to
> impact much.
> I do think that orgs should send emails to their employees getting them
> to vote. Hitting quorum is pretty important. The block vote concerns
> should be less on this go around than just getting people out voting for
> whatever reason so we can actually move the ball forward here.
>    -Sean
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