[Hpr] Policy change: Reservations

cobra2 cobra2 at linuxbasement.com
Wed Feb 7 03:09:16 PST 2018


/me is enjoying the silence. 

--cobra2

On February 6, 2018 5:50:48 PM UTC, 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."
>
>To
>
>"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.

-- cobra2



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