Meeting — August 7, 2019

Attendees: Salt, wolftune, MSiep, mray


Discourse (over past week):

  • Signups: 0 -> 0
  • New Topics: 0 -> 1
  • Posts: 19 -> 12

Sociocracy 3.0, wolftune @ page: 11 of 37

Reminders on building new best-practice habits

Sociocracy 3.0 stuff

  • Drivers, describing driver statements:
    • Current situation + effect + what’s needed + impact of doing it
    • forum discussion of our use:

Use of GitLab kanban boards

  • Use the boards to pick your tasks, dragging or marking To Do and Doing appropriately


## New Project Forms
- NEXT STEP: (salt) discussing LibreOffice draft with Kodi and/or other closer project contacts
- NEXT STEP (msiep): incorporate links to project page mockups in LibreOffice stuff

## LFNW + beta milestone prioritizing/scheduling
-  <>
- NEXT STEP (smchel17): Delete or close the LFNW 2019 milestone

## Salt met author of unfinished book on patronage funding at Communications conference
- NEXT STEP (salt): follow up with conference contacts

## design progress, pace / how's h30
- NEXT STEP (wolftune): bug h30 (Henri) about documenting process of implementing mockups <>
- NEXT STEP (all): recruiting front-end (haskell?) developers

Cert renewal

NEXT STEP (wolftune): renew through Globalsign ASAP

Coworking times

Set 1PM Pacific Fridays NEXT STEP (wolftune): announce new coworking time

IRC / forum activity

  • need more activity, prompting etc. etc.
  • mray: [longer, clear, well-said discussion about the need to just move forward in desperation toward whatever we can do, can’t be perfect or always wait for someone else to do the right things etc]
  • NEXT STEP (mray): post this and other questions on the forum


  • Salt: wants to submit a talk or talks
  • Wolftune: could submit talks
  • NEXT STEP (wolftune): submit talks on anything relevant (co-ops, COCs, music, Sociocracy, etc)

Comparison page

  • discussion about the details for how the snowdrift-vs-others page will look
  • various points about mockup feedback
  • wolftune: emphasizing that a term like “mutual assurance” or reference to the “coordination problem” could be an important distinction, as in and Kickstarter both check that while Patreon does not.
  • NEXT STEPS (mray + msiep + ): continue work on this page, consider sharing with Kodi soon etc.