Re: [openstack-dev] [all] Onboarding rooms postmortem, what did you do, what worked, lessons learned

2017-06-02 Thread Kendall Nelson
Hello Everyone :) So I just want to summarize the successes and improvement points people have brought so that we can make the next round of onboarding an even bigger success! What worked: - Having material prepared ahead of time that is more interactive to get people involved

Re: [openstack-dev] [all] Onboarding rooms postmortem, what did you do, what worked, lessons learned

2017-06-01 Thread Thierry Carrez
Jeremy Stanley wrote: > On 2017-05-19 09:22:07 -0400 (-0400), Sean Dague wrote: > [...] >> the project, > > I hosted the onboarding session for the Infrastructure team. For > various logistical reasons discussed on the planning thread before > the PTG, it was a shared session with many other

Re: [openstack-dev] [all] Onboarding rooms postmortem, what did you do, what worked, lessons learned

2017-05-31 Thread Jeremy Stanley
On 2017-05-19 09:22:07 -0400 (-0400), Sean Dague wrote: [...] > the project, I hosted the onboarding session for the Infrastructure team. For various logistical reasons discussed on the planning thread before the PTG, it was a shared session with many other "horizontal" teams (QA, Requirements,

Re: [openstack-dev] [all] Onboarding rooms postmortem, what did you do, what worked, lessons learned

2017-05-25 Thread Nikhil Komawar
Kendall, Thanks for that pointer and to those who sent emails. I guess the pre-summit time was a bit weird this time around (for many cores/liaisons) and may be the next round we will see someone from Glance participate. Unfortunately, I can't be a Glance liaison at the moment. I hope someone

Re: [openstack-dev] [all] Onboarding rooms postmortem, what did you do, what worked, lessons learned

2017-05-25 Thread Kendall Nelson
Thanks Amrith! I added you to our wiki[1] feel free to make changes if any of the info is incorrect. -Kendall(diablo_rojo) [1] https://wiki.openstack.org/wiki/OpenStack_Upstream_Institute On Thu, May 25, 2017 at 7:41 AM Amrith Kumar wrote: > Kendall, > > I would like

Re: [openstack-dev] [all] Onboarding rooms postmortem, what did you do, what worked, lessons learned

2017-05-25 Thread Amrith Kumar
Kendall, I would like to be the Trove liaison, and would like to participate in Upstream University next time around. With that said, the answers to Sean's original question. I ran the room for the Trove team, I think it was a welcome addition. What went well: I think it was a good opportunity

Re: [openstack-dev] [all] Onboarding rooms postmortem, what did you do, what worked, lessons learned

2017-05-24 Thread Rico Lin
*Project: * Heat *Attendees:* around 10-15 *PPT:* https://www.slideshare.net/GuanYuLin1/heat-project-onboarding *Videos: * https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLIKe-Yb1IV6ETK3HKc7mz8kEtawxlvxJh *Talker:* Rico Lin and Zane Bitter *Who we targeting:* We try to make this usable for new

Re: [openstack-dev] [all] Onboarding rooms postmortem, what did you do, what worked, lessons learned

2017-05-24 Thread Kendall Nelson
@Nikhil, we (the organizers of Upstream Institute) sent a few emails [1][2] out to the dev mailing list asking for help and representatives from various projects to attend and get involved. We are also working on building a network of project liaisons to direct newcomers to in each project. Would

Re: [openstack-dev] [all] Onboarding rooms postmortem, what did you do, what worked, lessons learned

2017-05-24 Thread Nikhil Komawar
Project: Glance Attendees: ~15 What was done: We started by introducing the core team (or whatever existed then), did a run down of Glance API documentation especially for developers, other references like notes for ops, best practices. We went through the architecture of the project. A few

Re: [openstack-dev] [all] Onboarding rooms postmortem, what did you do, what worked, lessons learned

2017-05-24 Thread Jay S Bryant
Project: Cinder Attendees: Approximately 30 I was really pleased by the number of people that attended the Cinder session and the fact that they people in the room seemed engaged with the presentation and asked good questions showing interest in the project. I think having the on-boardings

Re: [openstack-dev] [all] Onboarding rooms postmortem, what did you do, what worked, lessons learned

2017-05-22 Thread Miguel Lavalle
Project: Neutron Attendees: ~15 Neutron's session was a combination of a slide presentation ( https://www.slideshare.net/MiguelLavalle/openstack-neutron-new-developers-on-boarding) with predefined exercises on the DevStack VM that was used during the OpenStack Upstream Institute the weekend prior

Re: [openstack-dev] [all] Onboarding rooms postmortem, what did you do, what worked, lessons learned

2017-05-22 Thread Alexandra Settle
Project: Documentation and I18N Attendees: 3-5 (maybe?) Etherpad: https://etherpad.openstack.org/p/doc-onboarding What we did: We ran the session informally based off whoever was there. Due to the small attendance, we just ran through how the project works (docs like code and all that).

Re: [openstack-dev] [all] Onboarding rooms postmortem, what did you do, what worked, lessons learned

2017-05-22 Thread Telles Nobrega
Project: Sahara Attendees: 6-8 (1 never involved in Sahara) We worked on a quick overview of how Sahara works and planned to work a little on code. Since most of the people there worked on Sahara already the code introduction didn't make a lot of sense since the only rookie was most interested in

Re: [openstack-dev] [all] Onboarding rooms postmortem, what did you do, what worked, lessons learned

2017-05-22 Thread Steven Hardy
On Fri, May 19, 2017 at 09:22:07AM -0400, Sean Dague wrote: > This is a thread for anyone that participated in the onboarding rooms, > on either the presenter or audience side. Because we all went into this > creating things from whole cloth, I'm sure there are lots of lessons > learned. > > If

Re: [openstack-dev] [all] Onboarding rooms postmortem, what did you do, what worked, lessons learned

2017-05-22 Thread joehuang
Dague [s...@dague.net] Sent: 19 May 2017 21:22 To: OpenStack Development Mailing List (not for usage questions) Subject: [openstack-dev] [all] Onboarding rooms postmortem, what did you do, what worked, lessons learned This is a thread for anyone that participated in the onboarding rooms, on either

Re: [openstack-dev] [all] Onboarding rooms postmortem, what did you do, what worked, lessons learned

2017-05-19 Thread Lance Bragstad
Project: Keystone Attendees: 12 - 15 We conflicted with one of the Baremetal/VM sessions I attempted to document most of the session in my recap [0]. We started out by doing a round-the-room of introductions so that folks could put IRC nicks to faces (we also didn't have a packed room so this

Re: [openstack-dev] [all] Onboarding rooms postmortem, what did you do, what worked, lessons learned

2017-05-19 Thread Michał Jastrzębski
Kolla: Attendees - full room (20-30?) Notes - Conflict with kolla-k8s demo probably didn't help While we didn't have etherpad, slides, recording (and video dongle that could fit my laptop), we had great session with analog tools (whiteboard and my voice chords). We walked through architecture of

Re: [openstack-dev] [all] Onboarding rooms postmortem, what did you do, what worked, lessons learned

2017-05-19 Thread Julien Danjou
On Fri, May 19 2017, Sean Dague wrote: > If you ran a room, please post the project, what you did in the room, > what you think worked, what you would have done differently. If you > attended a room you didn't run, please provide feedback about which one > it was, and what you thought worked /

Re: [openstack-dev] [all] Onboarding rooms postmortem, what did you do, what worked, lessons learned

2017-05-19 Thread Kendall Nelson
Thank you so much for getting this started Sean! I have gotten a lot of feedback that people liked the on-boarding rooms, but I would be interested to know more about what people did so we can coordinate better next time. This round I left a lot of the decisions up to the different teams since

Re: [openstack-dev] [all] Onboarding rooms postmortem, what did you do, what worked, lessons learned

2017-05-19 Thread Sean Dague
On 05/19/2017 09:22 AM, Sean Dague wrote: > If you ran a room, please post the project, what you did in the room, > what you think worked, what you would have done differently. If you > attended a room you didn't run, please provide feedback about which one > it was, and what you thought worked /

[openstack-dev] [all] Onboarding rooms postmortem, what did you do, what worked, lessons learned

2017-05-19 Thread Sean Dague
This is a thread for anyone that participated in the onboarding rooms, on either the presenter or audience side. Because we all went into this creating things from whole cloth, I'm sure there are lots of lessons learned. If you ran a room, please post the project, what you did in the room, what