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From Anu Engineer <aengin...@hortonworks.com>
Subject Re: [LAZY] Letting anyone invite on Slack
Date Thu, 19 Oct 2017 19:14:54 GMT
Thank you very much, greatly appreciate it. 

We are using slack and this allows even non-committers to participate, which was an issue
earlier

Thanks
Anu




On 10/19/17, 11:47 AM, "Hen" <bayard@apache.org> wrote:

    Done. Anyone on TheAsf slack workspace can invite someone to the workspace.
    
    On Sat, Oct 14, 2017 at 03:28 Greg Stein <gstein@gmail.com> wrote:
    
    > 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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