[Imc-uk-network] [imc-uk-tech] Indycymru / imc cymru
ben at riseup.net
Fri Mar 24 03:35:58 PST 2006
> Jim Killock wrote:
>> As was fairly inevitable the site at http://www.indycymru.org.uk/ has
>> hit a bug and died.
>> I'd like now to proceed to a trial of the MIR software so that
>> everyone in the Wales collective, physically disparate as we are, can
>> try it out and work out what to do.
>> Can we outline / work out what to do with such a test, set up a
>> testing subdomain etc?
> On Mar 24, 2006, at 11:23 AM, yossarian wrote:
> For the Mir question, it might be best if you showed up in our IRC
> room (go to http://chat.indymedia.org and join the channel #uk) and
> talked to some people - most of the server techs for the UK, and many
> other people, hang out in there and can maybe help you out. Mir is
> of difficult to set up, but in theory we could set you up on our
> development server and you can mess with templates, etc., from there.
I get the impression the Jim was not referring to setting up a mir
on their own server but instead setting up an IMC UK region for wales on
our existing infrastructure (please correct me if I am wrong jim).
If I have have misunderstood then I'd say MIR is probably not the right
codebase for a stand alone IMC for wales. There are better choices
for sites which don't need to make use of MIRs easy mirroring and
However, if I am correct and Jim is talking coming on board as part
of the UK network, this is a fairly trivial task and could be
However I think there are political and process issues to consider
I for one would be very uneasy if a new IMC UK collective included
the cymru editor who has made repeated damaging and false
allegations about the UK network.
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