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From Greg Stein <gst...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [LAZY] Letting anyone invite on Slack
Date Sat, 14 Oct 2017 10:28:40 GMT
Fair enough... then open it up. Not even sure why that's a question :-)

On Sat, Oct 14, 2017 at 1:52 AM, Hen <bayard@apache.org> wrote:

> While I lean to the 'not seeing the value of Slack', we have many channels
> on Slack now (mostly driven by Incubator projects I think; John seems to
> have taken the lead on the workspace), so this isn't a thread for getting
> rid of slack :)
>
> Hen
>
> On Fri, Oct 13, 2017 at 11:06 PM, Craig Russell <apache.clr@gmail.com>
> wrote:
>
> > Hi Henri,
> >
> > We tried to use slack with the Juneau project and never got it to work
> > "the Apache Way". Inviting people instead of self-service, no ability to
> > monitor discussions, no archive of discussions.
> >
> > We gave up and now use the wiki whenever mail doesn't serve. Common
> > editing of documents, diagrams, etc. are all easily done on confluence
> > where email doesn't allow sharing documents.
> >
> > I frankly do not see slack filling a need here.
> >
> > Craig
> >
> > > On Oct 13, 2017, at 9:51 PM, Henri Yandell <bayard@apache.org> wrote:
> > >
> > > Currently only 'admins' can invite people to the ASF Slack:
> > >
> > >  https://the-asf.slack.com/
> > >
> > > If we view it as an IRC equivalent, having to invite people at all is
> > > weird. We can, via a checkbox, change it so anyone on the ASF Slack
> > (except
> > > 'guests') can invite someone to the Slack workspace:
> > >
> > > ----
> > >
> > > Invitations
> > >
> > > Choose whether to allow non-admins to invite new people to *ASF*.
> > >
> > > Allow everyone (except guests) to invite new members.
> > > ----
> > >
> > > I can't see why we'd have an issue there, so I'm planning to turn that
> > > checkbox on at the end of next week (Thursday or whenever I remember to
> > > after that :) ).
> > >
> > > If this is a bad idea, please object and let me know why :)
> > >
> > > Hen
> >
> > Craig L Russell
> > clr@apache.org
> >
> >
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