Fwd: Re: Wine developer room recordings

Marcus Meissner meissner at suse.de
Fri Jan 31 16:09:26 CST 2014

On Fri, Jan 31, 2014 at 10:15:20PM +0100, Jeremy White wrote:
> Folks,
> I think this email is bound up in moderation, but I also think it's
> time critical, so I am lazily choosing to forward it rather than
> figure out how to get it out of moderation.

I would volunteer to help out here. Excepting the 1400 keysigning session.
> Cheers,
> Jeremy
> -------- Original Message --------
> Subject: Re: Wine developer room recordings
> Date: Thu, 30 Jan 2014 10:32:56 +0100
> From: Wouter Verhelst <wouter at fosdem.org>
> Organization: none
> To: Jeremy White <jwhite at codeweavers.com>
> CC: Philip Paeps <philip at fosdem.org>, wineconf at winehq.org
> Hi,
> On Wed, Jan 29, 2014 at 07:40:21PM -0600, Jeremy White wrote:
> >> So I thought I was politely, and silently, declining to accept your help
> >> with video recording.
> >>
> >> I see now that, instead, I was rudely ignoring your call for
> >> unanimity.
> >>
> >> As I say, we do have a small group of people who are interested
> >> in recording the talks. I'll put a call out and see if we can get
> >> some volunteers to help.
> >
> >Urk.  There were no volunteers, and I remain a video grinch.
> >
> >To be clear, I refuse to volunteer myself, as I am hostile to the whole idea.
> >
> >We have all attendees on high alert on an email list here:
> >  http://www.winehq.org/mailman/listinfo/wineconf
> >
> >You could put out your own direct appeal and see if someone will
> >respond to your cry for help.  They ignored mine:
> >  http://www.winehq.org/pipermail/wineconf/2014-January/000854.html
> Right, here's a request, then.
> We really need someone to look after the video gear in the Wine devroom.
> Starting this year, we really want to record *everything*. Including
> your devroom. That requires at least one, but preferably two or more,
> volunteers to man the video gear.
> It's not difficult. I've already sent out a few mails with details to
> all our other volunteers; please see
> <https://lists.fosdem.org/pipermail/video/2014-January/000078.html> and
> <https://lists.fosdem.org/pipermail/video/2014-January/000163.html>. If
> you're going to be in the Wine devroom most of the day anyway, you would
> be a perfect candidate -- even if you have no prior A/V experience:
> there will be a training session, there will be documentation on how
> everything works, and we'll be there to help you should things go wrong.
> If you don't have the time to put in a whole day, but can do half a day
> or even just a few talks, that's also helpful; if there's more than one
> of you doing so, you'll probably manage a full day.
> Note that if there is no video volunteer at all this year, this will be
> taken into account when we need to decide whether Wine will be able to
> get a devroom next year.
> Thanks,
> -- 
> This end should point toward the ground if you want to go to space.
> If it starts pointing toward space you are having a bad problem and you
> will not go to space today.
>   -- http://xkcd.com/1133/

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