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Sahana Mailing Lists

The information below describes and captures the relevance of various topics to different mailing lists. If you are not familiar with Open Source mailing lists we also recommend reading about mailing list etiquette

To get access please ask for the shared password for registration from support @ sahana . lk


( Subscribe ) This mailing list exists to discuss the humanitarian and emergency management domain related ICT requirements, problems and solutions. This list is for people who do not want to get involved with the technical details on humanitarian-ICT projects such as Sahana. General discussion items include:

  • Humanitarian and Emergency Management problems where ICT can help
  • High level solution strategies (without too much technical depth)
  • Feedback on Humanitarian-ICT systems from a practitioners point of view
  • Non system/project specific requirements definition for problem areas
  • Humanitarian / EM standards, ontologies discussions
  • Humanitarian-ICT system (e.g. Sahana) adoption and promotion recommendations and support

Please do not get into too much technical detail on this list and reserve that for Sahana-maindev


( Subscribe ) All Sahana user and support related issues:

  • Sahana Documentation
  • Sahana support
  • User feedback
  • User Surveys


( Subscribe ) All Sahana contribution related discussions happen on this list, whether it be technical design, coding, QA, documentation, deployment and geeky discussions (even Sahana T-Shirts!). Thus this really represents the project engineering team mailing list. Sahana-maindev discussions include:

  • Sahana development queries, conventions, bugs
  • Sahana architecture, design and schemas
  • Sahana GIS, Mobile
  • Sahana Theme, bugs and QA discussions
  • Sahana resource discussions (e.g. website, hosting, mailing lists)
  • Sahana standards on development, documentation and QA
  • Sahana fun stuff (T-shirts, mascots, gizmos, logos, etc)
  • Anything under the sun with respect to Sahana contribution

Sahana forum

( Register ) The Sahana forum was established to discuss Sahana usage, deployments and specialist areas such as GIS. The main areas are as follows:

  • Deployments for a country: - Collaboration on the deployment of Sahana in the a particualar country or sub-continent between NGOs, Gov, etc
  • New Module Ideas: - Propose ideas for new or existing Sahana modules and discuss design and implementation

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