Changes

Jump to navigation Jump to search
986 bytes added ,  14:14, 11 August 2012
→‎Regular meetings: Google Calendar bug; here's a calendar to add
Line 8: Line 8:  
== Regular meetings ==
 
== Regular meetings ==
   −
'''To be confirmed'''
+
'''First meeting''':
 +
:'''Day''': Sunday, 12 August 2012. (Monday morning in Asia & Oceania.)
 +
:'''Time''': 10pm GMT - that's 2pm PST (US Pacific Coast), and 8am Monday 13th AEST (Australia).
 +
 
 +
'''When is that in ''your'' timezone''':
 +
:The [http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/converter.html Time Zone Converter] can help convert from GMT (look for "UTC/GMT") to your time zone.
 +
:You can also try adding the following "Appropedia online events'' calendar to your calendar - this should work in Google Calendar and probably others as well. [http://www.google.com/calendar/feeds/appropedia.org_fsb06atcdjctk67jpu88uo7qo4%40group.calendar.google.com/public/basic XML], [http://www.google.com/calendar/ical/appropedia.org_fsb06atcdjctk67jpu88uo7qo4%40group.calendar.google.com/public/basic.ics iCal], [http://www.google.com/calendar/embed?src=appropedia.org_fsb06atcdjctk67jpu88uo7qo4%40group.calendar.google.com&ctz=Etc/GMT HTML].
 +
 
 +
 
 +
'''Future meetings - to be confirmed'''
    
'''Proposal''': make a monthly meeting - we can all put it in our calendars and join in when we can. This is being proposed in early August 2012. How about we start on Sunday 12 August 2012? (Announce by mailing lists, Twitter, FB, [[A:Village pump]]...
 
'''Proposal''': make a monthly meeting - we can all put it in our calendars and join in when we can. This is being proposed in early August 2012. How about we start on Sunday 12 August 2012? (Announce by mailing lists, Twitter, FB, [[A:Village pump]]...
Line 17: Line 26:     
'''Tips''':  
 
'''Tips''':  
* If you're in a timezone that uses daylight saving, or if you sometimes change timezones, add this to your calendar using the GMT timezone, to avoid problems. See [[Setting calendar entries to GMT]] (includes how to add this timezone to Google Calendar).  
+
* If you're in a timezone that uses daylight saving, or if you sometimes change timezones, then adding the event as a recurring event can be difficult. (It's possible to choose the correct GMT timezone, but a bug in Google Calendar shows the wrong time for future recurrences. Instead, add
 
* The [http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/converter.html Time Zone Converter] can convert from UTC/GMT to your time zone.
 
* The [http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/converter.html Time Zone Converter] can convert from UTC/GMT to your time zone.
  

Navigation menu