Re: [Ql-Users] QL is 30 presentations priority

2014-10-07 Thread peet vanpeebles
QLwIP sounds very interesting! Peter From: pg...@q40.de pg...@q40.de To: ql-us...@q-v-d.com Sent: Tuesday, 7 October 2014, 9:00 Subject: [Ql-Users] QL is 30 presentations priority Hi, I hope to offer three presentations, two of my software projects and

Re: [Ql-Users] QL is 30 presentations priority

2014-10-07 Thread pgraf
As for presentations... is it possible to do some setup work inside the hall on Friday already? That would make things more relaxed and productive on Saturday, as there are usually some problems to solve. A one day event might turn out very short anyway ;-)

Re: [Ql-Users] QL is 30 presentations priority

2014-10-07 Thread Dilwyn Jones
Fantastic, Peter! And if Geoff and the other organisers are listening, it would be great to be able to listen in to this via Skype if it is set up in time (and I am back home in time on Saturday morning). Dilwyn -Original Message- From: pg...@q40.de Sent: Tuesday, October 07, 2014

Re: [Ql-Users] QL is 30 presentations priority

2014-10-07 Thread Ralf Reköndt
Well, I have tried QLPUI and I can say it is a Brainsmasher. I know, that TT had a similar one in mind for the QL in the first place but that was abandoned and after all the FLRUN and DP and whatsoever software it had been a problem. There had never been an ICE and GIGAmouse and PE, if his

Re: [Ql-Users] QL is 30 presentations priority

2014-10-07 Thread John Gilpin
Hi Peter, thank you for your comments. This is, and has been for some time, QUANTA's sentiments exactly!! :-) Hence our two-day workshops/AGMs with dinner the night before the first day for setting up as required in Manchester. We (Sarah I) are looking forward to meeting you all at the

Re: [Ql-Users] QL-is-30 Edinburgh

2014-03-31 Thread Dilwyn Jones
An outside interest could be introduced in the form of a talk from a member of Edinburgh University's Computing Department on general computer developments, just to give the boffins of the QL world something to aim for, also general interest. This sort of thing was done in the Lucerne,

Re: [Ql-Users] QL-is-30 Edinburgh

2014-03-31 Thread Geoff Wicks
Thanks for the email. You have raised a lot of important points. On 31/03/2014 09:56, Colin Mckay wrote: The latest suggestion was that in terms of a meeting room, the event would extend over one day, i.e. a Saturday. Supposing the hours will be between 10am until 6pm, i.e. 8 hours, how

Re: [Ql-Users] QL is 30 - Cambridge

2014-01-07 Thread John Gilpin
One of QUANTA's points exactly, Colin. QUANTA Members in the Cambridge area? - I can't recall more than one or two if that and then there is always the problem of convincing such members that they really ought to get fell in and help (who?) probably those who travel halfway across the country

Re: [Ql-Users] Ql is 30

2013-12-03 Thread Urs Koenig (QL)
Derek Stewart wrote: Why not have a QL Show in each country and we support each other... Hi folks, back on the QL retro track (after being busy with the JAGUAR for a while) I would like to share my thoughts about a QL-is-30 event. I already had some email back and forth with Rich last spring.

Re: [Ql-Users] Ql is 30

2013-12-03 Thread Peter
Urs Koenig (QL) wrote: [...] 8. It should not be restricted to the QL only, but at least be themed and addressed as an all Sinclair event. Open for everyone, even for alien retro computer systems (ATARI, COMMODORE, AMSTRAD, etc.). Even at a Sinclair-only meeting, the QL would already be an

Re: [Ql-Users] Ql is 30

2013-12-03 Thread Geoff Wicks
On 03/12/2013 15:15, Peter wrote: Urs Koenig (QL) wrote: [...] 8. It should not be restricted to the QL only, but at least be themed and addressed as an all Sinclair event. Open for everyone, even for alien retro computer systems (ATARI, COMMODORE, AMSTRAD, etc.). Even at a Sinclair-only

Re: [Ql-Users] Ql is 30

2013-12-03 Thread Dave Park
I think we should hold the event in Las Vegas, Nevada. Las Vegas has many convention halls and are ideally set-up for hosting such a popular and successful event. Las Vegas has also worked hard to build the infrastructure required to feed the massing hordes. Furthermore, Vegas has entertainment

Re: [Ql-Users] Ql is 30

2013-12-03 Thread Kenn Van Hauen
Agree! Let's get behind Rich's offer. Kenn Sent from my iPad On 3 Dec 2013, at 19:26, Dave Park d...@sinclairql.com wrote: I think we should hold the event in Las Vegas, Nevada. Las Vegas has many convention halls and are ideally set-up for hosting such a popular and successful event.

Re: [Ql-Users] Ql is 30

2013-12-03 Thread Dilwyn Jones
: Tuesday, December 03, 2013 3:15 PM To: ql-us...@q-v-d.com Subject: Re: [Ql-Users] Ql is 30 Urs Koenig (QL) wrote: [...] 8. It should not be restricted to the QL only, but at least be themed and addressed as an all Sinclair event. Open for everyone, even for alien retro computer systems (ATARI

Re: [Ql-Users] Ql is 30

2013-11-12 Thread Geoff Wicks
On 11/11/2013 22:31, John Gilpin wrote: On 11/11/2013 19:54, Geoff Wicks wrote: On 11/11/2013 19:14, Derek Stewart wrote: On 10/11/13 16:57, Geoff Wicks wrote: On 09/11/2013 20:27, Derek Stewart wrote: On 09/11/13 16:21, Norman Dunbar wrote: Evening all, new job, no time for hardly

Re: [Ql-Users] Ql is 30

2013-11-12 Thread Geoff Wicks
On 11/11/2013 20:59, Richard Mellor t/as RWAP Services wrote: On Mon, November 11, 2013 8:54 pm, Tobias Fröschle wrote: Am 11.11.2013 um 21:00 schrieb Peter Graf: SQLUG could probably find a location and maybe pay for the hall in Edinburgh or even possibly Glasgow. Would be somewhere

Re: [Ql-Users] Ql is 30

2013-11-11 Thread Dilwyn Jones
can get people talking about it now, he can succeed in making it a much better attended event than a Quanta workshop. Dilwyn -Original Message- From: Wolfgang Lenerz Sent: Monday, November 11, 2013 7:53 AM To: ql-us...@q-v-d.com Subject: Re: [Ql-Users] Ql is 30 Hi, Why not have

Re: [Ql-Users] Ql is 30

2013-11-11 Thread Peter
Hi all, as for estimations on how many people attend QL meetings, we had 6 at the German QL meeting yesterday. The meeting was local and not widely announced. Nevertheless it took 7 hours and there was so much activity, that we ran out of time. I have not seen such a busy meeting since the Q40

Re: [Ql-Users] Ql is 30

2013-11-11 Thread Wolfgang Lenerz
Hi, Quanta workshops: probably about 20 people. Based on committee members, local NEMQLUG group members and a small number who travelled from further afield. Thanks Dilwyn. This is for UK events, right? as for estimations on how many people attend QL meetings, we had 6 at German QL

Re: [Ql-Users] Ql is 30

2013-11-11 Thread John Gilpin
Hi Wolfgang, Over the past few years the attendance at the QUANTA events (2-day workshop, Evening dinner, and Annual General Meeting - held in Manchester) the average attendance -including Committee Members, has been about 17. Regards, John Gilpin. QUANTA Membership Secretary Treasurer.

Re: [Ql-Users] Ql is 30

2013-11-11 Thread Geoff Wicks
On 11/11/2013 07:53, Wolfgang Lenerz wrote: Hi, Why not have a QL Show in each country and we support each other... How very kind of you to offer to organise and finance the UK event! Let's not get sidetracked. I'd like to repeat my earlier question : can anyone guestimate how many

Re: [Ql-Users] Ql is 30

2013-11-11 Thread Geoff Wicks
On 11/11/2013 15:27, Wolfgang Lenerz wrote: Hi, Then let's be serious. What is the minimum number you would want at a continental show to ensure its viability? Actually, none. I just want to get a feel for the number that *might* come. Suppose someone were to organize something. Would it

Re: [Ql-Users] Ql is 30

2013-11-11 Thread jms1
SQLUG could probably find a location and maybe pay for the hall in Edinburgh or even possibly Glasgow. Would be somewhere different and attract people both from the continent and Britain? Who would come? ___ QL-Users Mailing List

Re: [Ql-Users] Ql is 30

2013-11-11 Thread Ralf Reköndt
I would prefer Eindhoven. Ok, there were the best venues of my my QL-Life, my fault ;-). But I think, it would be best for all (except Sjef...;-)) to have a place to travel. Cheers---Ralf - Original Message - From: jms1 SQLUG could probably find a location and maybe pay for the

Re: [Ql-Users] Ql is 30

2013-11-11 Thread Derek Stewart
On 10/11/13 16:57, Geoff Wicks wrote: On 09/11/2013 20:27, Derek Stewart wrote: On 09/11/13 16:21, Norman Dunbar wrote: Evening all, new job, no time for hardly anything at the moment, so a serious delay in replying. In the event of there being a QL is 30 event, in the UK or abroad, it is

Re: [Ql-Users] Ql is 30

2013-11-11 Thread Dilwyn Jones
Quanta workshops: probably about 20 people. Based on committee members, local NEMQLUG group members and a small number who travelled from further afield. Thanks Dilwyn. This is for UK events, right? Yes. Dilwyn ___ QL-Users Mailing List

Re: [Ql-Users] Ql is 30

2013-11-11 Thread Geoff Wicks
On 11/11/2013 19:14, Derek Stewart wrote: On 10/11/13 16:57, Geoff Wicks wrote: On 09/11/2013 20:27, Derek Stewart wrote: On 09/11/13 16:21, Norman Dunbar wrote: Evening all, new job, no time for hardly anything at the moment, so a serious delay in replying. In the event of there being a QL

Re: [Ql-Users] Ql is 30

2013-11-11 Thread Peter Graf
SQLUG could probably find a location and maybe pay for the hall in Edinburgh or even possibly Glasgow. Would be somewhere different and attract people both from the continent and Britain? Who would come? QL is 30 in Scotland sounds cool :) I would try to come. Peter

Re: [Ql-Users] Ql is 30

2013-11-11 Thread Tobias Fröschle
Am 11.11.2013 um 21:00 schrieb Peter Graf: SQLUG could probably find a location and maybe pay for the hall in Edinburgh or even possibly Glasgow. Would be somewhere different and attract people both from the continent and Britain? Who would come? QL is 30 in Scotland sounds cool :)

Re: [Ql-Users] Ql is 30

2013-11-11 Thread Petri Pellinen
I would be very tempted to come over for a QL30 event in Edinburgh. /Petri On Mon, Nov 11, 2013 at 8:01 PM, jms1 j...@supanet.com wrote: SQLUG could probably find a location and maybe pay for the hall in Edinburgh or even possibly Glasgow. Would be somewhere different and attract people

Re: [Ql-Users] Ql is 30

2013-11-11 Thread John Gilpin
On 11/11/2013 19:54, Geoff Wicks wrote: On 11/11/2013 19:14, Derek Stewart wrote: On 10/11/13 16:57, Geoff Wicks wrote: On 09/11/2013 20:27, Derek Stewart wrote: On 09/11/13 16:21, Norman Dunbar wrote: Evening all, new job, no time for hardly anything at the moment, so a serious delay in

Re: [Ql-Users] Ql is 30

2013-11-10 Thread Geoff Wicks
On 09/11/2013 20:27, Derek Stewart wrote: On 09/11/13 16:21, Norman Dunbar wrote: Evening all, new job, no time for hardly anything at the moment, so a serious delay in replying. In the event of there being a QL is 30 event, in the UK or abroad, it is highly unlikely that I would attend.

Re: [Ql-Users] Ql is 30

2013-11-10 Thread Wolfgang Lenerz
Hi, Why not have a QL Show in each country and we support each other... How very kind of you to offer to organise and finance the UK event! Let's not get sidetracked. I'd like to repeat my earlier question : can anyone guestimate how many people would attend? What about the last 6 or 7

Re: [Ql-Users] Ql is 30

2013-11-09 Thread Norman Dunbar
Evening all, new job, no time for hardly anything at the moment, so a serious delay in replying. In the event of there being a QL is 30 event, in the UK or abroad, it is highly unlikely that I would attend. Cheers, Norm. -- Norman Dunbar Dunbar IT Consultants Ltd Registered address: 27a

Re: [Ql-Users] Ql is 30

2013-11-09 Thread Derek Stewart
On 09/11/13 16:21, Norman Dunbar wrote: Evening all, new job, no time for hardly anything at the moment, so a serious delay in replying. In the event of there being a QL is 30 event, in the UK or abroad, it is highly unlikely that I would attend. Cheers, Norm. Hi, Why not have a QL Show in

Re: [Ql-Users] Ql is 30

2013-11-06 Thread Wolfgang Lenerz
Hi, Just out of idle curiosity, does anybody have a reasonable guestimate at how many people (say Qlers only) would be likely to attend such an event? What if it was held outside of the UK? Wolfgang ___ QL-Users Mailing List

Re: [Ql-Users] Ql is 30

2013-11-06 Thread Ralf Reköndt
OK, I think, Eindhoven is good for that. - Original Message - From: Geoff Wicks Sent: Wednesday, November 06, 2013 7:43 PM Subject: Re: [Ql-Users] Ql is 30 On 06/11/2013 14:22, Wolfgang Lenerz wrote: Hi, Just out of idle curiosity, does anybody have a reasonable guestimate at how

Re: [Ql-Users] Ql is 30

2013-11-06 Thread G WICKS
From: Ralf Reköndt ralf.rekoe...@t-online.de To: ql-us...@q-v-d.com Sent: Wednesday, 6 November 2013, 18:52 Subject: Re: [Ql-Users] Ql is 30 OK, I think, Eindhoven is good for that. @@ Unfortunately Eindhoven is probably not available. It was used

Re: [Ql-Users] Ql is 30

2013-11-06 Thread Ralf Reköndt
As I said. - Original Message - From: G WICKS Having said that the Netherlands would be a good location because it is accessible from many other countries. I think there is far more chance of an event on the continent than in the UK. Quanta has no desire to run a QLis30 event and