Categorise Teams into Continents

Bug #570619 reported by Daniel Holbach on 2010-04-27
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LoCo Team Portal
Daniel Holbach

Bug Description

The list of teams is getting longer, we need some way to categorise them. Continents might be a good start.

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Changed in loco-directory:
importance: Undecided → Medium
status: New → Triaged
Michael Hall (mhall119) wrote :

Or maybe break them up along the same lines as the regional membership boards

Chris Johnston (cjohnston) wrote :

I think this is going to be pretty hard as I don't think that this data is currently stored anywhere..

Thomas Bechtold (toabctl) wrote :

we could regroup the team list by countries. What do you think? That's very easy and does not need a db-schema-change.

Daniel Holbach (dholbach) wrote :

The only problem is that almost all teams are from a different country… if you leave out the US, Spain and a very few others. I'm not opposed tough to implement this as a first step.

Thomas Bechtold (toabctl) wrote :

so let's add a continent-field to teams/models/.py and regroup the team-list by continent. if the team has no continent, there will be a category "unknown continent".
What do you think?

Only problem is that every team has to set the continent.

Daniel Holbach (dholbach) wrote :

No objections from me. Teams will set the continent over time. Shall we make it a choice field?

Changed in loco-directory:
milestone: none → 0.2.6
assignee: nobody → Thomas Bechtold (toabctl)
Daniel Holbach (dholbach) wrote :

Let's go for adding a continents list and a ManyToMany field, so teams that are on two continents (or regions) can add it easily.

summary: - Categorise Teams
+ Categorise Teams into Continents
Changed in loco-directory:
importance: Medium → High
Thomas Bechtold (toabctl) wrote :

Why should we use a manytomany db-field for continents? Do you think there will be more continents in the future?:-)
Or do you want to a list with regions (and continents are also regions)?

Michael Hall (mhall119) wrote :

I think the idea was to allow a team to list more than one continent. Though with the exception of Russia, I don't know of a loco that this would apply towards.

Daniel Holbach (dholbach) wrote :

Turkey too, maybe others, I don't know.

Jan Claeys (janc) wrote :

Looks like probably more than 30 countries are split over several continents:

Michael Hall (mhall119) wrote :

Most of the ones on that list are predominantly in one continent, and have only a small amount of territory in another. But certainly there are at least a half dozen that do not easily fall into a single continent.

Changed in loco-directory:
milestone: 0.2.6 → none
Changed in loco-directory:
status: Triaged → Fix Committed
Changed in loco-directory:
assignee: Thomas Bechtold (toabctl) → Daniel Holbach (dholbach)
milestone: none → 0.2.11
Changed in loco-directory:
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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