[OSGeo-Discuss] OSGeo Conference Call - time for a passcode change?

Tyler Mitchell (OSGeo) tmitchell at osgeo.org
Thu Jun 5 19:02:38 PDT 2008

Thanks for the note Dave.  I've taken measures to disable these  
features and they will now require a secret leader passcode before  
the conference can be enabled.  I will distribute the code the board  
of directors.


On 5-Jun-08, at 6:54 PM, Dave Patton wrote:

> http://wiki.osgeo.org/wiki/Conference_Call
> We were using the conference call facility
> for a 'meeting' related to FOSS4G2009, with
> participation from people in both Australia
> and Canada, and unfortunately it was disrupted
> by what sounded like some "kiddies" - various
> noises, non-English chatter, swearing (in
> English), playing music, etc.
> It resulted in a very non-professional experience.
> The passcode for participation is published
> on the above wiki page. Is it time to:
> - change the passcode
> - change things so that the passcode is
>   not publicly available on the wiki page,
>   but is easily available via other means
>   to those who need it
> A related concern is that if people such as
> those that disrupted our conference call are
> calling the service, is it 'running up the bill'
> that Autodesk is paying?
> -- 
> Dave Patton
> CIS Canadian Information Systems
> Victoria, B.C.
> Degree Confluence Project:
> Canadian Coordinator
> Technical Coordinator
> http://www.confluence.org/
> OSGeo FOSS4G2007 conference:
> Workshop Committee Chair
> Conference Committee member
> http://www.foss4g2007.org/
> Personal website:
> Maps, GPS, etc.
> http://members.shaw.ca/davepatton/
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Tyler Mitchell
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Open Source Geospatial Foundation
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