[Imc-kenya] [Imc-africa] [ahimsa-tech] imc kenya techies? Re: [Imc-communication] global listening nodes to support the WSF, jan 20 - 25 2007
boud at riseup.net
Mon Jan 8 14:52:29 PST 2007
mamadou on imc-kenya responded quickly to my email:
> hi boud
> the apache server its fixed kenya.indymedia.org i think.
> but an administrator is needed
hi mamadou - i know almost nothing about your collective - except for
and on the imc-kenya and imc-africa mailing list archives.
If you are someone active in the collective, i'm sure you could volunteer
as one of the admins... :)
> sphinx wrote:
>> Hi Boud! If I?m not mistaken I think the person who set-up that website was
>> Blicero from indymedia Italy. I tried asking for him on irc #tech but it
>> all our geeks were asleep-you know it is day time.
>> I thing the site is based on oscalit or drupal but it is definitely not
>> And since I?ve not done much with those production systems I cannot be sure
>> otherwise if it were a MIR system, the person with the main admin access
>> simple need to create a special login account for use during the WSF which
>> account can be closed there after.
>> I?m not sure but had expected Blicero to have given the admin password to
>> Anyway, I do hope that Blicero can reply to this mail because indeed the
>> activists in Kenya start?s effectively as of today.
People on #ahimsa on irc said that kenya uses sf-active software.
If blicero is busy, just ask around and hopefully someone else (who knows
sf-active) should be able to help - josh says he's a linux techie:
On Mon, 8 Jan 2007, Josh Marcus wrote:
> hey folks,
> I just wanted to offer up that I am a linux techie (and headed to Nairobi)
> am willing to help w/ discussions and setup surrounding the site. But it
> like the issues are more social and access-based at this time. But let me
> if I can help. --j
josh - my suggestion is download sf-active and experiment with it
locally - i don't know sf-active (and i'm not going to Nairobi, so i
should probably shut up soon...) -
i think imc africa and kenya people will tell you more concretely how
you can be supportive. The imc-africa list seems quite lively and
mamadou replied on imc-kenya.
Since the kenya server is on ahimsa, the two obvious methods of
email: ahimsa-tech at lists.indymedia.org
irc: #ahimsa http://irc.indymedia.org
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