[Noisebridge-discuss] Hackerspace Runlevels

hol at gaskill.com hol at gaskill.com
Fri Jan 16 18:45:32 UTC 2015


what a time to be alive


On 2015-01-15 23:55, Scotty Allen wrote:
> I thought runlevel 6 automatically posts a campaign to indiegogo,
> orders drywall, and makes a reservation for a floor sander...
> 
> On Thu, Jan 15, 2015 at 12:17 PM, Torrie Fischer
> <tdfischer at hackerbots.net> wrote:
>> Indeedily. I imagine that this can be used at noisebridge for some 
>> really
>> slick automation. For example, runlevel 0 would turn off all the LED 
>> strips,
>> art installations, house lights, PA system, projectors, etc to 
>> conserve energy
>> and lock the doors. Runlevel 1 would enable some sort of maintenance 
>> mode with
>> full house lights, test patterns on displays, diagnostics to poke 
>> printers,
>> the 'net uplink, etc.
>> 
>> Obviously runlevel 6 is a rave that dims the house lights, puts killer 
>> video
>> sequences on every imaging device, deploys the bar that pops out of 
>> the floor.
>> 
>> On Thursday, January 15, 2015 11:57:54 AM andy mcmurry wrote:
>>> Interesting idea! In practice this kind of thing happens all the time
>>> without the explicit run level declared
>>> 
>>> On Jan 15, 2015 8:56 AM, "Torrie Fischer" <tdfischer at hackerbots.net> 
>>> wrote:
>>> > Earlier today I had an interesting idea that I decided to implement at
>>> > Noisebridge as an experiment.
>>> >
>>> > Take the concept of UNIX runlevels, and apply them to hackerspaces:
>>> >
>>> > https://github.com/tdfischer/runlevel
>>> >
>>> > This uses an experimental roll-your-own-cloud framework I've developed on
>>> > the
>>> > side over the last ~2 years that I'm starting to make releases of and
>>> > packaging for distros soon.
>>> >
>>> > One instance of this service runs on infobanana. A wiki page is
>>> > forthcoming,
>>> > but that github repository should tell you everything you need.
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