[Wikimedia-l] Office hours

Federico Leva (Nemo) nemowiki at gmail.com
Sat Jan 26 13:41:21 UTC 2013

Rui Correia, 26/01/2013 14:36:
> I am a langugage person - speak a number of them, have a passion for
> linguistics, etymology and philology. I had understood that it was some
> kind of meeting, but was naturally curious as to why it should be called
> "office hours".
> Thanks for explaining, but it still leaves puzzled to call a meeting
> "office hours", when something less arcane would do - like "IRC-Chat",
> "Wiki-Chat", Wiki-Miti", "Wiki-gether" "Rendez-VouWiki", etc etc .....

I think the idea is/was that the "mysterious WMF office" opens for 
everyone to "visit" and chat, through IRC.


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