Fedora Board Recap 2008-JAN-22

John Poelstra poelstra at redhat.com
Fri Jan 25 16:22:43 UTC 2008


== Roll Call ==

Attendees: Paul Frields, Chris Aillon, Seth Vidal, Karsten Wade, John 
Poelstra, Bill Nottingham, Jef Spaleta, Steve Dickson, Matt Domsch, 
Dennis Gilmore.
Regrets: Jack Aboutboul, Bob McWirther, Max Spevack

== Red Hat Summit in Boston ==
  * Fedora talks
  * "Open source track"
  * Hackfest space
  * What are the logistics?
  * Whether and how to handle a barcamp?
  * There will be a Fedora booth
  * Could the expo floor be comp'd for FUDCon attendees?

  1. Steve Dickson to track down details to understand how Summit 
participants and FUDCon attendees will mix?
  1. Max and Greg D are having a meeting with Shay and Leigh (Summit 
organizers) before the next Board call and will report back

== FUDCon & Contributor Survey ==
  * FUDCon survey sent to marketing people
  * What would be a useful way to query the contributors?
    * What types of questions would help get to the bottom of the issues?
    * Query contributors from the perspective of where we should invest 
people resoures and time
ACTION: Need a board member to own this item--followup at next meeting

== Areas of Fedora That Need More Attention? ==
  * QA and testing
  * What is the situation with open sourcing RHTS?
  * What happened with testing.108 and "Table Cloth"?

== Goals For the Board ==
  * What things would the board like to accomplish over the next year?
    1. Engaging more with Upstream
    1. Think more about this and followup at next meeting

== fedoraproject.org mail ==
  * What is the status of it and who is working on it?
  * previous board discussions/decisions:

== Next Meeting ==
  * Tuesday, January 29, 2008
  * 17:00 EST

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