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== PS1 Slack ==
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There is a PS1 Slack channel at https://pumpingstation1.slack.com/
 
There is a PS1 Slack channel at https://pumpingstation1.slack.com/
  
To get access to the Slack Channel send an email to an administrator at rdoeksen@gmail.com, ray@pumpingstationone.org or pr@pumpingstationone.org
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Slack has user guides at their [https://get.slack.help/hc/en-us Help Center].
  
The Slack channel does not depend or rely on any PS1 resources, and has a 100% uptime record since start. It is available at all times, whether or not the PS1 internet service, security certificate, DNS servers or any other systems are functioning. It does not cost PS1 anything to operate.  
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To get access to the Slack Channel send an email to an administrator at rdoeksen@gmail.com, ray@pumpingstationone.org or pr@pumpingstationone.org. Email info@rt.pumpingstationone.org if you have questions about the PS1 slack.
  
 
Be nice to each other, use things to do good deeds. Communicate early and often.  
 
Be nice to each other, use things to do good deeds. Communicate early and often.  
  
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Fun stuff:
  
* Q: Have the credentials for this slack been shared with the board and with systems people? [[User:Skm|Skm]] ([[User talk:Skm|talk]]) 08:52, 18 January 2017 (CST)
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* https://slackmojis.com/ is a fun place to look for custom emoji.
* A: Yes with the board at least, should be on the board-accessible LastPass account.  
 
 
 
 
 
* Q: Is SSO based on member accounts in use? Does Slack have that features [[User:Skm|Skm]] ([[User talk:Skm|talk]]) 08:52, 18 January 2017 (CST)
 
* A: No it is not. I don't know if it does.
 
 
 
 
 
* Q: Who are the admins? How do people ask for access [[User:Skm|Skm]] ([[User talk:Skm|talk]]) 08:52, 18 January 2017 (CST)
 
* A: To get access, email [[User:rdoeksen|rdoeksen]] or post something on the Google Group, or send an email to info@pumpingstationone.org Did you know that you can get any question you want answered by sending it to info@pumpingstationone.org, that the board, some active members and any member that cares to monitor the traffic at rt.pumpingstationonone.org will see and deal with in a (possibly, usually) timely manner?
 
 
 
 
 
* Q: Is the irc gateway enabled? Is xmpp enabled? [[User:Skm|Skm]] ([[User talk:Skm|talk]]) 08:52, 18 January 2017 (CST)
 
* A: No. Not that I know of.
 
 
 
 
 
* Q: Is there a code of conduct based on our member agreement and anti-harassment policy? [[User:Skm|Skm]] ([[User talk:Skm|talk]]) 08:52, 18 January 2017 (CST)
 
* A: Yes, seems like a given; if it is a PS1 thing, then PS1 policies apply. Even if it were not a PS1 thing, that seems reasonable and I would (as the JFDI admin) hold to that.
 
  
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== Slack Administration ==
  
* Q: What is the log retention policy? [[User:Skm|Skm]] ([[User talk:Skm|talk]]) 08:52, 18 January 2017 (CST)
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* The slack channel is administrated by [[User:rdoeksen|rdoeksen]] or pr@pumpingstationone.org. The credentials for the slack are shared with the board on the board LastPass account.
* A: The logs roll over right now; for the logs to last more than 10,000 messages, someone would have to ask Slack for PS1 to have a free account based on NFP status as a 501 (c)(3) so far there has been no reported bad conduct like there was on the IRC channel to make this a serious concern; the 10,000 message limit would allow retrieval of recent messages.  
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* Users with a pumpingstationone.org email account can sign in without a manual step IIRC. Current and former board members and area hosts and volunteers have these email accounts.
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* PS1 is not charged for this service. We currently use the [[https://get.slack.help/hc/en-us/articles/115003205446-Plans-products-features- free]] plan.
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* The slack is running on Slack's servers and does not depend or rely on any PS1 resources. Slack maintains a status page at https://status.slack.com/ and communicates status from their twitter account, [https://twitter.com/slackstatus @SlackStatus]. As long as Slack services are running, it is available whether or not the PS1 internet service, security certificate, DNS servers or any other systems are functioning.
  
 
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Revision as of 11:55, 2 January 2018

PS1 Slack

There is a PS1 Slack channel at https://pumpingstation1.slack.com/

Slack has user guides at their Help Center.

To get access to the Slack Channel send an email to an administrator at rdoeksen@gmail.com, ray@pumpingstationone.org or pr@pumpingstationone.org. Email info@rt.pumpingstationone.org if you have questions about the PS1 slack.

Be nice to each other, use things to do good deeds. Communicate early and often.

Fun stuff:

Slack Administration

  • The slack channel is administrated by rdoeksen or pr@pumpingstationone.org. The credentials for the slack are shared with the board on the board LastPass account.
  • Users with a pumpingstationone.org email account can sign in without a manual step IIRC. Current and former board members and area hosts and volunteers have these email accounts.
  • PS1 is not charged for this service. We currently use the [free] plan.
  • The slack is running on Slack's servers and does not depend or rely on any PS1 resources. Slack maintains a status page at https://status.slack.com/ and communicates status from their twitter account, @SlackStatus. As long as Slack services are running, it is available whether or not the PS1 internet service, security certificate, DNS servers or any other systems are functioning.