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by milk
Fri Jan 18, 2013 11:16 pm
Forum: Argyle
Topic: Paint, Build, Orginise at forestCentre+
Replies: 1
Views: 2204

Paint, Build, Orginise at forestCentre+

public repost of announcement; ForestCentre+ needs volunteers Come and see our new space, come and help Mon 21st Final move from storage, meet in morning at 10 at The Forest Sorting Equipment, including drums, pa equipment, dark room and stage lights, come by after lunch to forestCentre+, message or...
by milk
Mon Sep 12, 2011 1:18 am
Forum: Front of House/Gallery
Topic: Edinburgh phoaties
Replies: 28
Views: 18597

Re: Edinburgh phoaties

kinda reminds me of a mandelbulb.
by milk
Mon Sep 12, 2011 1:15 am
Forum: Events
Topic: events@theforest
Replies: 1
Views: 1441

Re: events@theforest

done!
by milk
Thu Apr 14, 2011 11:05 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: goodbye and good luck
Replies: 14
Views: 4093

Re: goodbye and good luck

Love to you and Joey and tara for the now! Hope you have much enjoyment on your continuing adventures :D xx
by milk
Sat Mar 12, 2011 3:57 pm
Forum: Make/Sell
Topic: The Forest Book Of Manifestos
Replies: 44
Views: 27677

Re: The Forest Book Of Manifestos

Image
by milk
Sun Jan 09, 2011 3:03 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: icon competition
Replies: 2
Views: 1073

niche app win

haha, beautiful, nice one all round! ;D
by milk
Wed Jan 05, 2011 2:12 pm
Forum: Website/Online
Topic: Save The Forest website reorganisation and help needed
Replies: 11
Views: 4422

Re: Save The Forest website reorganisation and help needed

it should be the 6th (i.e., tomorrow) and i'm sure google'll catch up soon, s'interesting to see how the timings of the crawling process affects results in such cases (maybe someone's linking to it, but then again Google usually still displays site links when they're down, albeit with none of the te...
by milk
Wed Jan 05, 2011 3:21 am
Forum: Website/Online
Topic: Save The Forest website reorganisation and help needed
Replies: 11
Views: 4422

Re: Save The Forest website reorganisation and help needed

n.b. the medina post has the wrong date for thursday (and whoopsy, the second link on http://www.google.com/search?q=forest+medina+fundraiser is dead.)
by milk
Wed Jan 05, 2011 12:27 am
Forum: Volunteering
Topic: ● Volunteer mailing list
Replies: 4
Views: 2983

Re: ● Volunteer mailing list

ty!x
by milk
Mon Jan 03, 2011 10:05 pm
Forum: Volunteering
Topic: ● Volunteer mailing list
Replies: 4
Views: 2983

Re: ● Volunteer mailing list

who is the current volly coordinator, and do they wish to use the mailing list? it currently has 39 subscribers. Julie, Hannah and I are still set as admins, but we'd like not to be as we get occasional notifications from people trying to communicate using it (it's an announce list not a discussion ...
by milk
Thu Dec 30, 2010 12:06 pm
Forum: Volunteering
Topic: the new fantastic volunteer training program
Replies: 5
Views: 2747

Re: the new fantastic volunteer training program

it does sound awesome. great for volunteer in framing their progression and achievement within the organisation, and great for KMs/NMs to know what experience a volly has had. maybe put 'Money handling/ Till use' at the bottom of the ticky box list? i'd assume it would be something a volly would get...
by milk
Thu Dec 30, 2010 11:53 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Local Community Links
Replies: 1
Views: 631

Re: Local Community Links

haha, beautiful. do you get to go to the City Centre NP meetings? if you could get the person with the power over http://www.edinburghnp.org.uk to make the events page have an iCal feed, the standard open format for calendar information which, if implemented, would mean that Edinburgh residents and ...
by milk
Sat Nov 13, 2010 12:00 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: buy the forest/save the forest
Replies: 30
Views: 5977

Re: buy the forest/save the forest

while there have been posts about and communications with politicians, i thought i'd note the Neighbourhood Partnership system which "including local Councillors representing the Council and representatives from the Police, Health the voluntary sector and the local community, represented by Com...
by milk
Sat Oct 09, 2010 11:30 pm
Forum: The Building
Topic: Proposal: Painting on bathroom door
Replies: 15
Views: 3325

Re: Proposal: Painting on bathroom door

bonbon, yay.
by milk
Sat Oct 09, 2010 11:28 pm
Forum: Facilities
Topic: Proposal: Pigeonholes
Replies: 14
Views: 5318

Re: Proposal: Pigeonholes

i should be due a postcard from Google, could have roosted in there?
by milk
Sat Oct 09, 2010 11:25 pm
Forum: The Building
Topic: Proposal: text based painting in the 'Lady's' toilet
Replies: 2
Views: 1160

Re: Proposal: text based painting in the 'Lady's' toilet

sounds braw, whatever one calls it.

possibilities here? how about my BB signature? no, wait, that might not work soon.. fixed now.
by milk
Tue Sep 28, 2010 6:09 pm
Forum: Facilities
Topic: sound rota online?
Replies: 13
Views: 5022

Re: sound rota online?

your account is now a moderator and sound team member.
by milk
Sat Sep 25, 2010 1:55 pm
Forum: Facilities
Topic: sound rota online?
Replies: 13
Views: 5022

Re: sound rota online?

i've just implemented it, could do with a few tweaks though, like changing it from checkboxs to an autocomplete (with real name) text box. that and it could send out e-mails if required? and make the moderation table text a smaller font... http://forest.dev3.webenabled.net/user moderator demo: u: de...
by milk
Sat Sep 25, 2010 1:06 pm
Forum: Facilities
Topic: sound rota online?
Replies: 13
Views: 5022

Re: sound rota online?

the relevant info required by kitchen vollies could be displayed on a monitor near the kitchen with easy to read layout, suitably enlarged font, etc?
by milk
Sat Sep 25, 2010 12:50 pm
Forum: Facilities
Topic: sound rota online?
Replies: 13
Views: 5022

Re: sound rota online?

ChaoticReality wrote:
milk wrote:<drupal>



I think that's too complicated a solution for what is essentially a very simple problem.


conversely, i think you'd be making things harder by not using an application framework to build this kind of thing, both in terms of time and future development.
by milk
Thu Sep 23, 2010 2:22 pm
Forum: Facilities
Topic: sound rota online?
Replies: 13
Views: 5022

Re: sound rota online?

i've been working on a new forest website in the last couple of weeks including anon event submission and coordinator moderation. the basics are up but it needs to be themed properly. a sound team rota could be linked in to it. http://forest.dev3.webenabled.net create an account; http://forest.dev3....
by milk
Tue Sep 21, 2010 3:38 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Apply now to be the building manager!
Replies: 3
Views: 825

Re: Apply now to be the building manager!

a friend who is interested has asked what the pay might be?
by milk
Sun Sep 19, 2010 2:45 pm
Forum: Facilities
Topic: The Darkroom is back from the dark!
Replies: 4
Views: 2439

Re: The Darkroom is back from the dark!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NUP5W10wGEA

bright light, do da do da do da do da, darkroom, do da do da do da do da
by milk
Sun Sep 12, 2010 2:47 am
Forum: Website/Online
Topic: ARGH a jukebox interface appears
Replies: 24
Views: 4982

Re: ARGH a jukebox interface appears

damn, passed 31337 plays. and 4 days ago? are there enough files without tags to go that long without a submission?
by milk
Thu Sep 09, 2010 8:20 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: did you find the Super Nintendo in the hall after ultrachip
Replies: 7
Views: 1385

Re: did you find the Super Nintendo in the hall after ultrac

on a lost items tip though; might anyone know where my white sun visor is? last person i saw it with a few weeks back was yourself stephen, but i imagine it could have moved on after. i kinda need it as i have mild photosensitivity and have to squint when the sun is out and couldn't find a replaceme...
by milk
Tue Sep 07, 2010 10:12 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: did you find the Super Nintendo in the hall after ultrachip
Replies: 7
Views: 1385

Re: did you find the Super Nintendo in the hall after ultrac

i found the bag on the stage and asked who's it was, but left it there as there were still folk packing/cleaning-up at that point. didn't remember to put it to the side for safe keeping at the end though i'm afraid (if i was still around then - without more memory references i can't remember events :)
by milk
Thu Aug 26, 2010 5:59 pm
Forum: Facilities
Topic: moving things, like the drum kit, plus audio gear storage
Replies: 1
Views: 1685

moving things, like the drum kit, plus audio gear storage

if something generally essential, like, say, the cafe drum kit, needs to be moved for an event to soewhere like the screenprinting room, could it please either be moved back after, or could someone at least be informed of the move, either in real life, at note at the sound desk, or on the bb, thanks...
by milk
Sun Aug 08, 2010 4:48 pm
Forum: Website/Online
Topic: QoS solution for streaming Sunday's hall fashion show?
Replies: 8
Views: 2049

Re: QoS solution for streaming Sunday's hall fashion show?

one could do the iptabes cmd with a dynamic, but i thought i'd mention it's bad practice in case all techy types get hit by a bus or somesuch and it needs to be done again.

seems to be working!

does anything need to be undone after? ('part from the housekeeping of removinng said static)
by milk
Sat Aug 07, 2010 4:13 pm
Forum: Website/Online
Topic: upgrading broadband
Replies: 32
Views: 7664

Re: upgrading broadband

is this someone from the complaints dept? only they can change or cancel contracts just like that, iirc.
by milk
Wed Aug 04, 2010 12:30 am
Forum: Website/Online
Topic: QoS solution for streaming Sunday's hall fashion show?
Replies: 8
Views: 2049

Re: QoS solution for streaming Sunday's hall fashion show?

thanks v much martin! in case it might help, can you recall the video rate used for the nz stream? no worries mike, i can phone her and arrange to meet on sunday afternoon to do it. can give them a static just in case.
by milk
Mon Aug 02, 2010 3:11 pm
Forum: Website/Online
Topic: QoS solution for streaming Sunday's hall fashion show?
Replies: 8
Views: 2049

QoS solution for streaming Sunday's hall fashion show?

Nicola Blackmere (sp?) came into ask about their wish to stream the fashion show this Sunday. i advised that it should be possible, but that a) they'd be best wired into the Action Room rather than using the wifi, and that b) we can't guarantee the bandwidth but that i could ask if there is some pos...
by milk
Sun Jul 25, 2010 1:18 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: The anarcha-feminist group "free-school"
Replies: 16
Views: 3604

Re: The anarcha-feminist group "free-school"

this would be cool if possible.
by milk
Wed Jul 21, 2010 2:58 pm
Forum: Website/Online
Topic: ARGH a jukebox interface appears
Replies: 24
Views: 4982

Re: ARGH a jukebox interface appears

wooyay tech is wooyay. awesome and nice one, go mike and iain. now if we could get that shuttle working and under the sound desk, we could have it output something for the projector!
by milk
Mon Jul 19, 2010 2:45 pm
Forum: Facilities
Topic: Action room clearout - 18th July
Replies: 6
Views: 4906

Re: Action room clearout - 18th July

the tortilla chips box contains stock from the [old] shop. i believe the situations was that the sellers were out of the country or someonehow unavailable when biz'art morphed into sip/snip & massage corner so hannah couldn't return them then. no idea what the situation is now i'm afraid though....
by milk
Tue Jul 13, 2010 9:57 am
Forum: Website/Online
Topic: We could always ask Standard Life for another computer?
Replies: 14
Views: 3344

Re: We could always ask Standard Life for another computer?

hah, fuck off mike :)

the reason those copters get broken is because lazy people pull the cases forward to insert usb drives, then said cases get kicked, etc.
by milk
Fri Jul 09, 2010 9:12 pm
Forum: Website/Online
Topic: web site aims?
Replies: 12
Views: 4028

Re: web site aims?

while digital graphic design can be very closely related to web design in that you can use graphics on a web page, natch, the actual process of putting a website theme together requires more knowledge of how websites work at the code (css, html) level. noe has worked at a web design firm, but, as i'...
by milk
Fri Jul 09, 2010 1:46 pm
Forum: Website/Online
Topic: web site aims?
Replies: 12
Views: 4028

Re: web site aims?

catalina has complained that the tumblr site is annoying to update. while the interface is smoother than the basic drupal setup, it requires more work than the previous drupal site as things have to be copied and pasted between tumblr and google calendar, then tumblr takes its time to reaggregate th...
by milk
Wed Jul 07, 2010 12:39 am
Forum: Minutes
Topic: Cafe & Events meeting 1st July 2010
Replies: 12
Views: 4683

Re: Cafe & Events meeting 1st July 2010

AP - all KM's get together with someone who wants to make the instructions etc and make perfect examples of everything – Huw to take photographs – Cornelia will help and make the laminated instructions.

could we release a copyleft 'The Jolly Foresters Cookbook'?! :D
by milk
Wed Jul 07, 2010 12:32 am
Forum: Website/Online
Topic: Forest IT mission
Replies: 1
Views: 3194

Re: Forest IT mission

Tasks and responsibilities for IT Team members include; * Workstation and computer network upkeep and maintenance * Set up a file server to act as a document repository * Organise and advertise for other techy volunteers to help * Liaise with other project members and coordinators for requirements *...
by milk
Wed Jul 07, 2010 12:26 am
Forum: Volunteering
Topic: ● List of Forest coordinators
Replies: 8
Views: 4726

Re: ● List of Forest coordinators

who might be the new Volunteer Coordinator now Hannah has finished her duties? would it be possible to get this list updated? thanks!
by milk
Tue Jul 06, 2010 11:55 pm
Forum: Volunteering
Topic: ● Forest Vounteer Guide
Replies: 35
Views: 12736

Re: ● Forest Vounteer Guide

http://3.ly/forestvollyguide

infinite monkey space borrowed from some anarchists so i'm sure they won't mind
by milk
Tue Jul 06, 2010 6:05 pm
Forum: The Building
Topic: Front room speakers
Replies: 2
Views: 1081

Re: Front room speakers

oh, niftay, nice one :)
by milk
Sat Jul 03, 2010 2:16 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: "hello/goodbye" Volunteer Evening - Monday July 5th
Replies: 1
Views: 892

Re: "hello/goodbye" Volunteer Evening - Monday July 5th

would love to make that to say my goodbyes to ya, date made in my diary!
by milk
Sat Jul 03, 2010 2:14 pm
Forum: Volunteering
Topic: ● Forest Vounteer Guide
Replies: 35
Views: 12736

Re: ● Forest Vounteer Guide

er... good idea.
by milk
Tue Jun 29, 2010 11:59 am
Forum: Volunteering
Topic: ● Forest Vounteer Guide
Replies: 35
Views: 12736

Re: ● Forest Vounteer Guide

still no word from my friend. as above, you can grab the last non-fucked version from http://edinburgh.thingsandstuff.org/index.php?title=Forest_Volunteer_Guide_-_Don%27t_Panic!&oldid=416 if you change it, please save the text and make sure hannah has a copy. i'll ask either of you when the wiki...

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