[Gluster-users] Adding a slack for communication?

Niels de Vos ndevos at redhat.com
Thu Nov 9 09:39:35 UTC 2017

On Wed, Nov 08, 2017 at 04:15:17PM -0800, Amye Scavarda wrote:
> On Wed, Nov 8, 2017 at 3:23 PM, Jim Kinney <jim.kinney at gmail.com> wrote:
> > The archival process of the mailing list makes searching for past issues
> > possible. Slack, and irc in general, is a more closed garden than a public
> > archived mailing list.
> >
> > That said, irc/slack is good for immediate interaction between people, say,
> > gluster user with a nightmare and a knowledgeable developer with deep
> > understanding and willingness to assist.
> >
> > If there's a way to make a debug/help/fix session publicly available, and
> > crucially, referenced in the mailing list archive, then irc/slack is a great
> > additional communication channel.
> So at the moment, we do have the logs from IRC made public.

That reminds me, we should probably advertise that a little more. The
current community page on gluster.org could link to the logs and a
web-client for irc.

I've filed an issue for that with some examples and links:

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