Communications

These are the official mailing lists of the Opencast Community. If you are seeking support for running Opencast, we would recommend to subscribe to the Opencast users list. If you are interested in general announcements, the community list is probably the list that you would like to join.

Opencast Announcements

announcements@opencast.org

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Opencast Users

users@opencast.org

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NOTE: As a community support group, all subscribers are encouraged to help out with any support needs that come across the list.

Opencast Development List

dev@opencast.org

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NOTE: You should also be subscribed to the Community list, as some important announcements about Opencast will only be sent to the Community list. We assume everyone on the dev@ list is also on the announcements@ list

Opencast Security Notices

security-notices@opencast.org

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Opencast Security

security@opencast.org

Spanish-speaking community

opencast-es@opencastproject.es

NOTE: You should also be subscribed to the Community list, as some important announcements about Opencast will only be sent to the Community list. We assume everyone on this list is also on the announcements@ list

German-speaking community

anwender@opencast.org

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NOTE: You should also be subscribed to the Community list, as some important announcements about Opencast will only be sent to the Community list. We assume everyone on the anwender@ list is also on the announcements@ list

IRC Channel #opencast

-On irc.freenode.net, the chat group #opencast is used around the clock for real-time assistance by both users and develoeprs. Feel free to use the webchat webinterface to access this chat directly or find a client; in addition, this IRC primer should help get you started.

Frequent Webmeetings logo

Frequent Webmeetings

Best entry point to the community probably is our Adopters’ meeting on the last Wednesday of each month. The meeting is at 3pm UTC at http://opencast.blindsidenetworks.net(password: welcome). An agenda for this meeting is usually announced a few days before the meeting on the mailing-lists.

There is also a german-speaking Adopters’ meeting on the last Wednesday of every even month (February, April, June, August, October). The meeting is at 15:00 CEST at http://opencast.blindsidenetworks.net(password: welcome). An agenda for this meeting is usually announced a few days before the meeting on the german-speaking mailing-lists.

There is also a weekly technical meeting for developers and sysops on Tuesdays at 3pm UTC on http://opencast.blindsidenetworks.net(password: welcome). An agenda is also announced before the meeting on the developers’ mailing-lists.

The Sakai Teaching and Learning group has opened up for other Apereo projects as an open forum. They meet http://opencast.blindsidenetworks.net(password: welcome).

Contact

ETH Zurich
Olaf A. Schulte
IST Multimedia Services
HG E16
Raemistrasse 101
8092 Zurich
SWITZERLAND
schulte@id.ethz.ch
www.multimedia.ethz.ch

+41 44 632 81 31 phone
+41 79 757 47 32 mobile