First GDP Call today: open

Walt Miner wminer at linuxfoundation.org
Wed Jan 13 09:04:56 EST 2016


I am going to guess you will not get much participation from North America.

On Wed, Jan 13, 2016 at 7:29 AM, Agustin Benito Bethencourt <
agustin.benito at codethink.co.uk> wrote:

> Hi,
>
> On 13/01/16 13:25, Walt Miner wrote:
>
>> Most Japanese companies block Google Drive and Sites from being accessed.
>> I
>> would guess Hangouts is included on that list as well.  Is my math right.
>>
>
> They block in fact any video conference system in the computers, right? Is
> either phone or conf. rooms.
>
> The meeting is at 9:00 am UTC or 1 am Pacific Time in the US?
>>
>
> Yes it is.
>
>
>
>> Regards,
>> Walt
>>
>>
>> On Wed, Jan 13, 2016 at 6:18 AM, Agustin Benito Bethencourt <
>> agustin.benito at codethink.co.uk> wrote:
>>
>> Hi,
>>>
>>>
>>> On 13/01/16 12:52, Jeremiah Foster wrote:
>>>
>>> On Wed, Jan 13, 2016 at 12:28 PM, James Thomas <
>>>> james.thomas at codethink.co.uk
>>>>
>>>> wrote:
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>> On 13/01/16 09:33, Jeremiah Foster wrote:
>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> WebEx is difficult to use. Not just on Linux (where it is possible but
>>>>>> suboptimal) but on many platforms. Is it possible to investigate other
>>>>>> channels that would also be significantly less expensive for GENIVI?
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>> +1.
>>>>>
>>>>> There
>>>>>
>>>>>> are a number of tools that use WebRTC for example where you can
>>>>>> trivially
>>>>>> have a telco and share your screen without the very heavy, network
>>>>>> intensive WebEx tool. Things like Google Hangouts, appear.in and
>>>>>>
>>>>>> talky.io
>>>>>
>>>>> are examples of tools I've tested in the GENIVI Open Source calls with
>>>>>>
>>>>>> some
>>>>>
>>>>> success.
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>> Does Google Hangouts still require you download a proprietary plugin? I
>>>>> don't
>>>>> think it would be ideal to move from one solution to another that still
>>>>> requires
>>>>> you download propritary add-ons (albeit smaller ones...)
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> To be honest, I don't really know. I don't use Hangouts that much, but
>>>> I
>>>> think its popular and permitted in corporate locations. I agree with
>>>> you,
>>>> we should avoid as much as possible proprietary plugins, it should be
>>>> easy
>>>> to use.
>>>>
>>>>
>>> Google Hangout is the most widely used option out there despite their
>>> downsides for good reasons... except in China, obviously.
>>>
>>> The combination of Hangouts and Uberconference[1] allow those who do not
>>> want to install the plug-in or cannot access Google services to join
>>> through phone or their own device with no video. This option is also
>>> ideal
>>> for those who want to participate but has little bandwidth.
>>>
>>> I have worked before with this combination and it did the job.
>>>
>>> [1] https://www.uberconference.com/hangouts
>>>
>>>
>>> Cheers,
>>>>
>>>> Jeremiah
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
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>>>>
>>>> --
>>> Agustin Benito Bethencourt
>>> Principal Consultant - FOSS at Codethink
>>> agustin.benito at codethink.co.uk
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>>
>>
>>
> --
> Agustin Benito Bethencourt
> Principal Consultant - FOSS at Codethink
> agustin.benito at codethink.co.uk
>



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