[BangPypers] Online communication channel

Ankesh Anand ankeshanand1994 at gmail.com
Sat Aug 15 18:07:31 CEST 2015


Slack is great, and the only limitation is archives are limited to last
10,000 messages which probably would not be an issue.

On Sat, Aug 15, 2015 at 9:32 PM, sayantan bhattacharya <skb655952 at gmail.com>
wrote:

> I have not used Slack, but here's an idea that I have. We could always
> create a custom python module enabling us to have all the functionalities
> mentioned by Krace. This will in itself become an Open Source contribution
> as well as can be attributed to 10 years of Bangpypers(an open source
> framework made for group communication).
>
> I am not sure if one exists, but if it doesn't we can obviously start.
>
> On Sat, Aug 15, 2015 at 9:09 PM, anu sree <anusree.a04 at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> > Slack is good, but I think we have to pay to keep chat history.
> > On Aug 15, 2015 8:59 PM, "kracekumar ramaraju" <
> > kracethekingmaker at gmail.com>
> > wrote:
> >
> > > Hi
> > >
> > >  BangPypers doesn't have any online channel to discuss. Most of the
> Open
> > > source/Free software projects use IRC as tool for instant
> communication.
> > >
> > > Lately, lot of people have asked in meetup and at various places does
> one
> > > exist one for BangPypers. Many organizations like Wordpress [1], gopher
> > > [2], d3js [3] are using slack and indeed most people suggested the
> same.
> > >
> > > IRC is default tool for most the projects/organization, but slack has
> > whole
> > > lot of advantages like mobile app, multi account login, email
> > notification
> > > etc ... Also slack has bridge for IRC [4].
> > >
> > > Thoughts ?
> > >
> > >
> > > [1]: https://make.wordpress.org/chat/
> > > [2]: http://blog.gopheracademy.com/gophers-slack-community/
> > > [3]: https://d3js.slack.com/
> > > [4]:
> > >
> > >
> >
> https://slack.zendesk.com/hc/en-us/articles/201727913-Connecting-to-Slack-over-IRC-and-XMPP
> > >
> > > --
> > >
> > > *Thanks & Regardskracekumar"Talk is cheap, show me the code" -- Linus
> > > Torvaldshttp://kracekumar.com <http://kracekumar.com>*
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Ankesh Anand
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