Libre Instant Messaging and Social Media BoF
Let's discuss and test out various Libre alternatives to Slack, Facebook, Twitter, etc.
Instant Messaging | Group Chat
Tox – Decentralised IM and group chat (torrent-like DHT protocol)
Matrix – Decentralised group chat, WebRTC signalling
Mattermost - Slack-compatible alternative
Rocket.Chat - Web chat platform
How to Prepare
Have a phone, tablet, or laptop to use to access the services (preferably all 3).
If you are a sysadmin have a laptop to access servers and install software.
Test out some relevant software in advance if you have time. Ideally be ready to spend a few minutes talking about the software.