This week on Adventures in Hackerspacing, Freeside Atlanta Part II: Hacking the Hackerspace!
After learning about the culture behind the space, I was eager to ask hackerspace veterans [Alan] and [Steven] about nuts and bolts, about behind-the-scenes crucial decisions, and one question in particular: What’s the most important requirement for a hackerspace? [Alan] jumped in with this response:
Number one by and far is a willing landlord. I think if you have a willing landlord everything else is incidental. You make it hard on yourself if you are on the second story, but take the second story if you have a willing landlord.
That wasn’t the answer I was expecting, but when you look around Freeside, it starts to make sense…