[Hpr] Policy change: Reservations
x1101 at gmx.com
Tue Feb 6 09:54:51 PST 2018
Instead of silent approval, have some explicit approval
> On Feb 6, 2018, at 12:50 PM, Ken Fallon <ken at fallon.ie> wrote:
> Due to the recent spate of future show reservations a change of text is
> required. The proposed change is from:
> "All reservations need to be approved. In the case where you wish to
> reserve a particular slot but do not have the media recorded, you will
> need to get the reservation approved in advance by the HPR Mailing List."
> "Any host can select any free slot a year in advance, by recording their
> show and uploading it to the desired slot. In exceptional circumstances
> it may be necessary to reserve a slot while not having the audio
> available, but this must be approved by the mailing list in advance.
> This is intended only for exceptional circumstances, such as a scheduled
> interview where we would like the audio to be released as soon after the
> event as possible, or to cover an important topical situation that has
> occurred. Due to the extended time now needed to post shows to external
> sites, the extra work this entails and the disruptive effect of
> reservations, we will no longer be allowing them except in very rare
> cases of the type mentioned above."
> Feel free to discuss, silence = approval.
> Ken Fallon
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> Hpr at hackerpublicradio.org
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