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From Ted Dunning <ted.dunn...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Slack support?
Date Wed, 29 Mar 2017 17:32:36 GMT
Reference to the twitter account situation just recently. We luckily still
had access (I was the contact), but the risk was obvious. The admin email
is not private@i.a.o to remediate that.



On Wed, Mar 29, 2017 at 7:44 AM, James Bognar <james.bognar@salesforce.com>
wrote:

> I apologize in advance for muddying the waters here with yet ANOTHER
> external tool suggestion, but I'd like to point out the existence of Quip.
> It's virtually identical to Slack in capabilities and look-and-feel, but
> also includes google-doc style docs and a Confluence-style collaborative
> environment.  The docs are especially suited for software development since
> you can embed code examples with automatic syntax highlighting.  I was
> skeptical at first, but I've been using it for a couple of months, and it's
> a REALLY easy tool to use (WAY easier than Confluence which is annoyingly
> buggy).  I was skeptical about yet another chat tool, but it really is a
> nice overall collaborative environment.
>
> https://quip.com/about/tour
>
> Quip is now owned by Salesforce which donates 1% of it's profits through
> free licensing/hosting of its products to non-profit organizations.  I'm
> confident that we could get free hosting for Apache.  And it really is an
> awesome product IMHO.
>
>
>
>
> On Wed, Mar 29, 2017 at 9:17 AM, John D. Ament <johndament@apache.org>
> wrote:
>
> > On Wed, Mar 29, 2017 at 9:15 AM Bertrand Delacretaz <
> > bdelacretaz@codeconsult.ch> wrote:
> >
> > > On Wed, Mar 29, 2017 at 1:29 PM, John D. Ament <johndament@apache.org>
> > > wrote:
> > > > ...I wouldn't mind listing my name as a contact for such a need, and
> > > having
> > > > back ups on other email lists (e.g. creating a
> slack-admin@apache.org
> > > list)..
> > >
> > > If this is about sharing credentials of an admin account, you can also
> > > encrpyt it with the keys of a number of trusted members and store it
> > > in a private svn area.
> > >
> > >
> > Yes & no.  There's no limit to the admin accounts, its more of a place to
> > be able to reset the account in case all of the admins disappear.
> >
> >
> > > -Bertrand
> > >
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> >
>
>
>
> --
> James Bognar
>

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