The main form of communication within the Opencast community is its mailing lists. For occasional chat there also is a Matrix room.
The Opencast mailing lists are hosted using Google Groups. This enables anonymous reading, but posting requires a Google account. Unless otherwise stated, the language used on the list is English.
|firstname.lastname@example.org||Security announcements (low frequency)|
|email@example.com||Community announcements (low frequency)|
|firstname.lastname@example.org||Users list (adopters)|
|email@example.com||Developers list (technical)|
|firstname.lastname@example.org||German-speaking community list|
|email@example.com||Opencast/learning management system integration list|
|firstname.lastname@example.org||Opencast Annotation Tool list|
You can subscribe to each list via Google Groups (linked in the table above) or by sending a mail to
For around-the-clock, real-time assistance by both users and developers, we use the Matrix chat system. We use the room #opencast-community on matrix.org. Feel free to join using your favorite Matrix client. A web client is available at app.element.io. To be able to join you will need a Matrix account, either on matrix.org or on another Matrix home server of your choice.
For issue tracking GitHub Issues is used. For security related issues please write an email to email@example.com.