Re: GNU hackers meeting GUADEC 2011 colocation?

2010-01-27 Thread Koen Martens
Hi, On Tue, Jan 26, 2010 at 08:46:05PM +0100, Andy Wingo wrote: On Tue 26 Jan 2010 15:07, Dave Neary dne...@gnome.org writes: Andy Wingo wrote: So inspired by Vincent's recent mail, let this be a mini-proposal for GHM co-location with the 2011 GUADEC. The ideal needs would be one

Re: GNU hackers meeting GUADEC 2011 colocation?

2010-01-27 Thread Dave Neary
Hi, Alberto Ruiz wrote: Dave is worried about any overhead that co-locating this could have with the organizing committee and the volunteers, what would GNU need in terms of resources, space, inftrastructure? how big could it be? That sort of stuff :-) Actually, I was worried (let me see if

Re: GNU hackers meeting GUADEC 2011 colocation?

2010-01-27 Thread Dave Neary
Hi, Andrew Cowie wrote: Oh? Internet access. Did we need that? I am increasingly thinking that being excessively connected virtually is blurring the lines with the real physical connections we have in our lives, which are objectively better than virtual connections. I now regularly have

Re: GNU hackers meeting GUADEC 2011 colocation?

2010-01-27 Thread Andy Wingo
On Wed 27 Jan 2010 12:08, Dave Neary dne...@gnome.org writes: And Andy, for 2010, it's probably not too late, if you get a request in quick :) The only thing is that adding extra space for the week would probably have an impact on the budget at this stage, which we'd have to think about. OK,

Re: GNU hackers meeting GUADEC 2011 colocation?

2010-01-26 Thread Dave Neary
Hi Andy, Andy Wingo wrote: So inspired by Vincent's recent mail, let this be a mini-proposal for GHM co-location with the 2011 GUADEC. The ideal needs would be one smallish (40-50 people) room for three days. GHM events have had some funding attached to them in the past, enough to support

Re: GNU hackers meeting GUADEC 2011 colocation?

2010-01-26 Thread Andy Wingo
Hi Dave, On Tue 26 Jan 2010 15:07, Dave Neary dne...@gnome.org writes: Hi Andy, Andy Wingo wrote: So inspired by Vincent's recent mail, let this be a mini-proposal for GHM co-location with the 2011 GUADEC. The ideal needs would be one smallish (40-50 people) room for three days. GHM events

Re: GNU hackers meeting GUADEC 2011 colocation?

2010-01-26 Thread Alberto Ruiz
2010/1/26 Andy Wingo wi...@pobox.com: Hi Dave, Hi Andy, If GUADEC and Akademy colocate again in 2011, do you think that might have an impact on the GHM? It would probably make it more awesome! There are a number of KDE-using GNU folk. There are GNOME people too, of course :) That doesn't

Re: GNU hackers meeting GUADEC 2011 colocation?

2010-01-26 Thread Andy Wingo
Hi Alberto, On Tue 26 Jan 2010 21:07, Alberto Ruiz ar...@gnome.org writes: 2010/1/26 Andy Wingo wi...@pobox.com: [Dave Neary wrote] If GUADEC and Akademy colocate again in 2011, do you think that might have an impact on the GHM? It would probably make it more awesome! There are a number of

Re: [gnu-prog-discuss] GNU hackers meeting GUADEC 2011 colocation?

2010-01-26 Thread Brian Gough
At Mon, 25 Jan 2010 15:27:57 +0100, Andy Wingo wrote: So inspired by Vincent's recent mail, let this be a mini-proposal for GHM co-location with the 2011 GUADEC. The ideal needs would be one smallish (40-50 people) room for three days. GHM events have had some funding attached to them in the

Re: GNU hackers meeting GUADEC 2011 colocation?

2010-01-26 Thread Lefty (石鏡 )
On 1/26/10 4:56 PM, Andrew Cowie and...@operationaldynamics.com wrote: On Tue, 2010-01-26 at 21:43 +0100, Andy Wingo wrote: (/me thinks of Vilanova) Which was a bloody awesome GUADEC, in no small measure because of the Ice Cream shop, and fluendo's Beach Party. They're _all_ awesome, but

GNU hackers meeting GUADEC 2011 colocation?

2010-01-25 Thread Andy Wingo
Hi all, At November's GNU Hackers Meeting in Gothenburg, there was some interest expressed in increasing communication between GNU hackers and GNOME hackers. Co-locating a GNU Hackers Meeting with GUADEC would be a great way to do this. GHM events have in the past been pretty small -- about 25