IRC log of svgig on 2008-11-06

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Zakim, this will be SVGIG
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ok, trackbot, I see GA_SVGIG()11:00AM already started
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Meeting: SVG Interest Group Teleconference
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Date: 06 November 2008
16:02:34 [JeffSchiller]
trackbot, status
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16:05:10 [Manuel]
Hi, has anyone else problems to connect with Zakim?
16:05:20 [JeffSchiller]
hm, not me
16:05:26 [Manuel]
I got just a "Sorry, your call could not be completed"
16:05:36 [Manuel]
...after my third try.
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16:05:41 [JeffSchiller]
uh oh
16:05:48 [JeffSchiller]
i wonder if it's something i did with trackbot above
16:05:52 [Zakim]
16:05:57 [JeffSchiller]
Wade Johnson and I are on the call
16:07:07 [Zakim]
16:08:02 [Manuel]
hmm, I'm trying different cheaper call by call numbers. Perhaps it's a problem with them (one even says "Number not available")
16:08:26 [JeffSchiller]
the number I used was 1.617.761.6200 with conference 78444
16:08:43 [Manuel]
me too,
16:08:50 [Manuel]
ah, it seems to work!
16:09:00 [Zakim]
+ +49.918.126.5.aacc
16:09:04 [Christophe]
For people in Europe, there are also numbers in the UK and France!
16:09:28 [JeffSchiller]
zakim, aacc is Manuel
16:09:28 [Zakim]
+Manuel; got it
16:10:23 [Christophe]
I normally use either + (France) or +44.117.370.6152 (UK), depending on which one works.
16:11:36 [JeffSchiller]
scribe: Christophe
16:12:02 [Christophe]
zakim, agenda?
16:12:02 [Zakim]
I see nothing on the agenda
16:12:35 [Christophe]
Topic: SVG Community Website
16:13:01 [JeffSchiller]
16:13:52 [Christophe]
JS: new location is at; still needs theming.
16:14:12 [Christophe]
JS:any experience with CSS etc: please let us know
16:14:36 [Christophe]
JS: also need editors and contributors; some has signed up, but there's no new content yet.
16:15:20 [Christophe]
JS: Bruce also looking into SVG viewer
16:16:05 [Christophe]
zakim, who's talking?
16:16:15 [Zakim]
Christophe, listening for 10 seconds I heard sound from the following: Manuel (74%)
16:17:13 [Christophe]
JS: layout and structure need to be put in place.
16:17:45 [Christophe]
Manuel: Define structure before anyone puts in content.
16:17:52 [Christophe]
JS: Can do this in parallel.
16:18:20 [Christophe]
JS: will contact Bruce off-line.
16:18:58 [Christophe]
JS: would like to see separate RSS feeds e.g. for blogposts, forums, etc
16:19:09 [Christophe]
WJ: also a combined feed
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16:19:33 [stelt]
sorry i'm late guys
16:19:43 [Christophe]
JS: some people prefer mailing lists to online forums.
16:20:33 [Christophe]
JS: see Yahoo SVG group: mailing list. Maybe we can accomodate both types of users.
16:21:14 [stelt]
Jon Cruz said he wouldn't mind helping out in setting it up so you can have both forum and mailinglist interfaces to the same data
16:21:18 [Christophe]
JS: home page currently show blogs etc. Any ideas for front page? Please send to list.
16:21:53 [Christophe]
JS: environment for writing tutorials (...)
16:22:50 [Christophe]
Uploading SVG files an issues? Use Wikimedia format?
16:23:23 [Christophe]
JS: We currently have Drupal and prefer not to have multiple logins on same site. Currently, there is wikimedia functionality.
16:25:03 [Christophe]
Topic: SVG Open 2009
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JS: no news.
16:25:31 [Christophe]
Topic: SVG News
16:26:14 [Christophe]
JS: SVG1.2 going through last call. After that: work on SVG 2 Core doc.
16:26:21 [Christophe]
JS: any other news?
16:26:35 [Zakim]
+ +31.53.785.aadd
16:26:55 [Christophe]
zakim, +31 is Ruud_Steltenpool
16:26:55 [Zakim]
+Ruud_Steltenpool; got it
16:27:46 [Christophe]
RS (Ruud Steltenpool): introduced himself:
16:28:07 [Christophe]
RS: nick steltenpower. SVG programming. Dissemination - spread the word.
16:28:34 [Christophe]
16:28:56 [Christophe]
JS:We discussed next steps for site: theming and content. Ideas?
16:30:17 [stelt]
16:30:19 [Zakim]
- +1.312.540.aabb
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16:30:22 [Christophe]
JS: time and date for next call will be sent to list later.
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GA_SVGIG()11:00AM has ended
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Attendees were +1.713.851.aaaa, +1.312.540.aabb, Don_Doherty, Christophe_Strobbe, +49.918.126.5.aacc, Manuel, +31.53.785.aadd, Ruud_Steltenpool
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RRSAgent, generate minuts
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I'm logging. I don't understand 'generate minuts', Christophe. Try /msg RRSAgent help
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I have made the request to generate Christophe
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Chair: Jeff_Schiller
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Regrets: David_Dailey, Rob_Russell, Dominic_DePasquale, Doug_Schepers
16:33:03 [Christophe]
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I have made the request to generate Christophe
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Minutes are available at but some callers were not identified.
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