IRL Meeting

Brian King brianking.home at
Fri Oct 17 19:30:32 BST 2008

Finally I might be able to attend something!!

How about 'The Net' ?

On Fri, Oct 17, 2008 at 1:44 PM, Jordan Keyes <jkeyes0 at> wrote:

> I agree. An OSS movie night would be great, as would an OSS gaming night
> (assuming we determined what games would be played ahead of time so we
> wouldn't waste a lot of time getting everyone set up).
> etank also mentioned at OLF the possibility of doing a meeting where we go
> through some of the videos on to start learning
> python (or something else).
>   On Fri, Oct 17, 2008 at 1:31 PM, Steven Walter <stevenrwalter at>wrote:
>> On Fri, Oct 17, 2008 at 1:24 PM, Eric Lake <ericlake at> wrote:
>> > Some of us were able to make it to OLF this year and it was awesome
>> (IMHO).
>> > One thing that they had there was an Open Movie theater. HP put this on
>> and
>> > it was set up to showcase movies about FOSS or ones that were made using
>> > FOSS. I think that this would be a good thing to do for us as a meeting
>> > soon. We could pick a movie, eat some popcorn, geek out, etc. The movies
>> > that I have in mind are the following:
>> > Silicon Valley
>> > Revolution OS
>> > Anti-Trust
>> > What other movies can you think of. My understanding is that Pixar uses
>> a
>> > farm of Linux boxes to render their movies. We could open it up to these
>> > movies too and bring your whole family.
>> I'm all about Pixar movies :-)
>> > On a similar note some of us have discussed having a set day and time
>> for
>> > meetings. We were thinking something like the 3rd Saturday of the month.
>> > That way we can all schedule around this time and we will be able to get
>> > used to meeting on a regular basis. One thing that we would need to
>> decide
>> > on is a place to meet. It would be best to have a place that we could go
>> to
>> > all of the time so that we don't have to look for a new location each
>> month.
>> > What are your thoughts, concerns, criticisms, ideas?
>> I like the idea of having semi-regular meetings.  Third Saturday of
>> the month is as good as any other weekend time.
>> --
>> -Steven Walter <stevenrwalter at>
>> "A human being should be able to change a diaper, plan an invasion,
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>> accounts, build a wall, set a bone, comfort the dying, take orders,
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>> problem, pitch manure, program a computer, cook a tasty meal, fight
>> efficiently, die gallantly. Specialization is for insects."
>>    -Robert Heinlein
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