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2013 Evergreen Hack-A-Way

The 2013 Evergreen Hack-A-Way is being hosted at Calvin College, Grand Rapids, MI from September 17-19.

Working documents

The following documents reflect notes or working documents written during the Hack-A-Way:

Preliminary Agenda

We will adjust as we go along.

Location: Meeter Center Lecture Hall, Hekman Library (HL 325)

Tuesday

  • 9:00am - 12:00pm: Group Discussion
  • 12:00pm - 1:00pm: Lunch - Campus Commons
  • 1:00pm - 6:00pm: Working Groups
    • 1:00pm: Hacking
    • 3:45pm: Break (sponsored by Equinox)
    • 4:15pm: Hacking II
  • 6:00pm: Break for evening - Dinner around town, preferably with Working Group

Wednesday

  • 9:00am - 12:00pm: Group Discussion
    • 9:00am: Working Group Reports
    • 9:45am: Evergreen 2.6
      • Expected/desired features
      • Duties of RM (including evaluation of 2.5 process)
    • 10:30am: Other topics ???
  • 12:00pm - 1:00pm: Lunch - Campus Commons
  • 1:00pm - 6:00pm: Working Groups
    • 1:00pm: Hacking
    • 3:45pm: Break (sponsored by Equinox)
    • 4:15pm: Hacking II
  • 6:00pm: Break for evening
  • 6:30pm: Dinner - Prince Conference Center Hickory Room (sponsored by Equinox)

Thursday

  • 9:00am - 12:00pm: Working Groups - Hacking
  • 12:00pm - 1:00pm: Lunch - Campus Commons
  • 1:00pm - 3:00pm: Group Discussion (early due to early exiters)
    • 1:30pm: Working Group Reports
    • 2:00pm: Event Evaluation
  • 3:00pm - 6:00pm: Working Groups
    • 3:00pm: Hacking II
    • 3:45pm: Break (sponsored by Equinox)
    • 4:15pm: Hacking III
  • 6:00pm: Event ends

Discussion Topics

  • NCIP Responder
  • Mobile Catalog
  • Staff Client, Future Of
    • Any chance for everyone to sit in a room and talk is good.
    • Continuing from future_of_staff_client
    • Establish interface design documents / standards
    • Git branch: random/collab/berick/web-staff-ui-experiments
  • Memory leaks in staff client
  • Revamp MARC export tools with emphasis on speed improvements (possibly doing more in-database?)
  • Evergreen 2.6
    • Role of RM (including evaluation of 2.5 process)
    • Expected/desired features
  • Search - identify and prioritize bottlenecks and behavior quirks
  • Serials - testing/merging stuff for 2.5 and looking at post 2.5 projects
  • Write some QA tests

Attendees

  • Bill Erickson / berick / ESI
  • Jason Stephenson / Dyrcona / MVLC
  • Chris Sharp / csharp / GPLS
  • Lebbeous Fogle-Weekley / senator / ESI
  • Kathy Lussier / kmlussier / MassLNC
  • Yamil Suarez / Berklee College of Music
  • Benjamin Shum / bshum / Bibliomation
  • Jason Boyer / jboyer-isl / Indiana State Library
  • Dan Pearl / dpearl / CWMARS
  • Jeff Davis / jeffdavis / Sitka
  • Garry Collum / collum / Kenton County Public Library
  • Bill Ott / _bott_ / Grand Rapids Public Library
  • Rogan Hamby / RoganH / SCLENDS
  • Dan Wells / dbwells / Hekman Library (Calvin College)
  • Remington Steed / remingtron / Hekman Library (Calvin College)
  • Dan Scott / dbs / Laurentian University (remote)
dev/hackfest/hackaway-2013.txt · Last modified: 2013/09/20 08:45 by dbs

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