Sure, travel and accomodation will produce some expenses but you're
forgetting the rather high fee for attending ApacheCon (for mere mortals
like normal committers, for example) which (sadly) caused many people
not to go there. I hope that'll be better next time. There will probably
be at least a small fee even for ASF members in the interest of making
it a little cheaper for non-members.
On 04.07.2006 17:24:10 Christian Geisert wrote:
> Jeremias Maerki schrieb:
> > I've been approached by Arje Cahn during ApacheCon. He invited me to the
> > yearly Cocoon GetTogether which (I think) will be in the week before
> > ApacheCon US in November. I assume this will be in Amsterdam again. I'm
> > thinking about going and maybe talking about FOP. There will also be a
> > two-day hackathon and since we have at least two committers from the
> > Netherlands/Belgium region it might be a good idea to join them and do
> > our own FOP hackathon there. Could be a good opportunity for a
> > face-to-face. Will also be a lot cheaper than ApacheCon. :-)
> I don't think that travel/accomodation will be much cheaper but it
> should be easier to travel to Amsterdam (by train or even by car instead
> of plane) than to Dublin (at least for me ;-).
> Anyway, I think it's a great idea and i'll certainly try to be there.