[Board] Fwd: Re: [OSGeo] #2110: Dropbox replacement

Jeff McKenna jmckenna at gatewaygeomatics.com
Wed Feb 7 10:11:07 PST 2018


Thanks for driving this María.

I've started to compile the requirements and options at 
https://wiki.osgeo.org/wiki/Board_of_Directors_File_Sharing_Requirements 
  Please enhance :)


-jeff




On 2018-02-07 3:27 AM, María Arias de Reyna wrote:
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> On Wed, Feb 7, 2018 at 8:15 AM, Luca Delucchi <lucadeluge at gmail.com 
> <mailto:lucadeluge at gmail.com>> wrote:
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>     Il 6 feb 2018 11:04 PM, "María Arias de Reyna" <delawen at gmail.com
>     <mailto:delawen at gmail.com>> ha scritto:
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>         These are fair questions. Do we need a gui? 
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> 
>     Nextcloud [0] could be a really good alternative. This could
>     connected to LDAP and so could be possible to use it to share data
>     between all members, creating groups for committee, projects and so...
>     With some help from SAC I could do the installation and maintenance..
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>     [0] https://nextcloud.com/
> 
>     Regards
>     Luca 
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> 
> Hi,
> 
> I agree and I would vote for Nextcloud. But the SAC is right, instead of 
> choosing the software, we should define requirements. We are right now 
> using Dropbox, why? We could have been using a simple FTP, for example. 
> Unless, as Mike says, we want syncing. Do we want something else?
> 
> So if you want to add some other requirement, this is the time and place :)
> 
> For example, Nextcloud has email client plugin, video support for 
> meetings, online collaborative editing (through the collabora 
> libreoffice system),... Do we need any of this? Could it make sense to 
> have a kanban board to organize as board? Or any other tribe may want to 
> use this too for their special usecase.
> 
> 


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