[Noisebridge-discuss] Turing - Please put your projects on your shelf

Gopiballava Flaherty gopiballava at gmail.com
Mon Feb 27 09:29:58 PST 2012


I think we should add a consensus item to clarify the meaning of do-acracy. 

I thought it meant that a willingness to actually implement meant your idea was more likely to be accepted. A reminder that we don't have staff or taxation. It seems like some people think it means that they can implement anything if they're willing to do it. 

Thanks,

gopi at iPhone


On Feb 27, 2012, at 10:25, John Ellis <neurofog at gmail.com> wrote:

> Tao,
> 
> Yea +1, This whole  thread is WTF worthy. Jim is trying to teach a regular study group, so I think he should be able to keep class related stuff in the classroom.
> 
> Should we add a consensus item "Keep LSG stuff in the classroom"?
> 
> -John
> 
> On Mon, Feb 27, 2012 at 8:37 AM, Tao Neuendorffer Flaherty <neuendorffer at googlemail.com> wrote:
> This conversation bothers me.
>     Tom: If the items are not removed after next week's meeting, I plan to do-ocratically remove them.
>     jim: I have an amp and a couple of small speakers there for use in the classroom (to go along with the use of the projector).
> 
> Nobody comments on the fact that jim is trying to improve the classroom for use with many classes; they just move his stuff to the e-waste pile.
> 
> Yes, trashing stuff is do-ocratic, but shouldn't there be a way to add to Noisebridge as well?
> 
> Peace,
> Tao
> 
> Sent from my iPad
> 
> On Feb 16, 2012, at 17:53, jim <jim at well.com> wrote:
> 
> >
> >
> >    The portable rack is there for the use of the Linux
> > study group people. The machines used to be in the rack
> > for the space; I moved them out so's to save electricity.
> >    I have an amp and a couple of small speakers there
> > for use in the classroom (to go along with the use of
> > the projector).
> >    There have been discussions of how to improve the
> > Turing room, and as the corners don't work too well for
> > table work areas, one thought has been to build some kind
> > of shelf to store stuff for the use in the classroom,
> > including demo computers, projector stuff, and
> > accompanying audio stuff, along with white board supplies
> > and whatever else people feel would support classroom use.
> >
> >    In addition to that and whatever else is in the room,
> > I have a bin of electrical parts and tools from my stash
> > that I use to improve Noisebridge's electrical systems. It
> > has a tarp over it.
> >    Note that when we moved into the space we have had a
> > build-out policy that people doing work to improve the
> > space can leave their tools there if they label them. My
> > tarp has served so far as a label. The electrical work
> > (and some other things) is not done.
> >
> >
> >
> > On Thu, 2012-02-16 at 17:33 -0800, Tom wrote:
> >> In Turing right now, there are a number of things that look like
> >> towers, amps, and other blackbox electronic doohickies. If they are
> >> your, please put them on your shelf: that's what it's there for.
> >> Turing is not a storage space. If the items are not removed after next
> >> week's meeting, I plan to do-ocratically remove them.
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