[Test-Announce] F-13 Beta Blocker Meeting 2010-03-19 @ 16:00 UTC (12 PM EDT)

Adam Williamson awilliam at redhat.com
Fri Mar 19 00:17:48 UTC 2010

On Thu, 2010-03-18 at 19:51 -0400, Todd Denniston wrote:

> Adam,
> Have you considered using the Infrastructure team's approach to telling folks the correct 'local'
> time to be there?
> i.e. many/most Infrastructure team messages I have seen include something like:
> "
> To convert UTC to your local time, take a look at
> http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Infrastructure/UTCHowto
> or run:
> date -d '2010-03-19 16:00 UTC'
> "
> Of course that might assume the recipients have a) a *nix box, b) that has a correct tzdata package,
> c) and that date (coreutils) is installed. :)
> Admittedly your way is some what more personable than 'here run this date command', so perhaps only
> add it as a way the recipients can double check in their own local.

Good point, I'll try and remember to add that to future announcements.

> Also, any reason the Reply-To on messages, that go to test-announce, still has both
> fedora-test-list at redhat.com and test at lists.fedoraproject.org
> ???

Just because I'm lazy and keep using 'edit as new message' to clone the
last announcement, then just make appropriate alterations =) so it's
just getting copied from week to week...
Adam Williamson
Fedora QA Community Monkey
IRC: adamw | Fedora Talk: adamwill AT fedoraproject DOT org

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