Ubuntu-us-pnw Digest, Vol 21, Issue 6

Dan Shufelt dshufelt at gmail.com
Wed Apr 23 05:58:44 BST 2008


I'll bring my "long" ethernet cable as a spare just in case it's needed.

Best regards,

Dan Shufelt

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>    1. Re: Linux Fest NorthWest (Paul Bartell)
>    2. Re: Linux Fest NorthWest (Ahmed Osman)
>    3. Re: Linux Fest NorthWest (Paul Bartell)
>    4. Re: Linux Fest NorthWest (Paul Bartell)
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> 
> Message: 1
> Date: Tue, 15 Apr 2008 19:21:12 -0700
> From: "Paul Bartell" <paul-bartell at ubuntu.com>
> Subject: Re: Linux Fest NorthWest
> To: "Andrew Kvalheim" <andrew.kvalheim at gmail.com>
> Cc: Ubuntu NW mailing l <ubuntu-us-pnw at lists.ubuntu.com>,	ubuntu-us-wa
> 	<ubuntu-us-wa at lists.ubuntu.com>
> Message-ID:
> 	<2b5bab0f0804151921u51aef0ecpbb324626f7f1a405 at mail.gmail.com>
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> 
> One thing we sort of forgot about last year was network cables. Does
> anyone have any extra cables they would be willing to let us use (im
> too cheep/broke to buy some of my own), My extra switch is also
> occupied after a few cables were somehow severed in my house, so if
> someone has a 5 or 8 port one, that would be great.
> 
> On Mon, Apr 14, 2008 at 2:49 PM, Paul Bartell <paul-bartell at ubuntu.com> wrote:
> > I think a schedule would be good, but is it realistic that it would be
> >  followed? I think its most likely that it will get pretty busy On
> >  saturday around 10-11 and cap off around 4, with the party in the
> >  evening. I dont think planning it out would be very successful, though
> >  it might be something to attempt if you have extra time, though i dont
> >  know how futile it will be, considering the talk schedule hasent been
> >  finalized yet. (when it is, it might be good to try and get an overall
> >  sense of what talks people want to go to/are presenting.
> >
> >
> >  On Mon, Apr 14, 2008 at 10:14 AM, Andrew Kvalheim
> >  <andrew.kvalheim at gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> >
> > > I'll be around all weekend, and can booth as much as needed. Want to
> >  >  work out some kind of schedule for that, or just plan on figuring if
> >  >  out based on who's there?
> >  >
> >  >  - Andrew
> >  >
> >  >
> >  >
> >  >  On Sun, Apr 13, 2008 at 1:39 PM, Paul Bartell <paul-bartell at ubuntu.com> wrote:
> >  >  > Hello All,
> >  >  >  As most of you know, we will be having a booth at Linux Fest Northwest
> >  >  >  again this year, and it would be great to see some of you there.
> >  >  >  Currently Dan Shufelt has confirmed he will be there, as has WIlliam
> >  >  >  (though he will be at the GSLUG booth close by). Please reply if you
> >  >  >  plan on going.
> >  >  >
> >  >  >  I received the ubuntu media pack a few days ago. In it i got 1 M
> >  >  >  shirt, 2Ls and 1 XL. They are from the canonical store, and are brown
> >  >  >  with the logo on them. I would like the M one as its pretty much my
> >  >  >  size, though i have one from last year i will wear if needed. For some
> >  >  >  reason we were sent 210 Gutsy cds, which i guess we can give out if we
> >  >  >  run out of hardy cds.  We also received 2 hats (one of which is going
> >  >  >  to the raffle), a bunch of stickers, some pens, and 50 or so brochures
> >  >  >  (apparently we got the Approved Loco pack by accident, oh well. ) I
> >  >  >  also have 100 powered by ubuntu stickers from System 76.
> >  >  >
> >  >  >  So reply if you plan on coming to linuxfest and/or volunteering at the
> >  >  >  booth, if you volunteer, you could get some swag (depending on how
> >  >  >  much time you put in compaired to others)
> >  >  >  --
> >  >  >  "He who controls the past controls the future. He who controls the
> >  >  >  present controls the past." - 1984
> >  >  >
> >  >  >  Random quote of the week/month/whenever i get to updating it: "Don't
> >  >  >  worry about people stealing an idea. If it's original, you will have
> >  >  >  to ram it down their throats."
> >  >  >   - Howard Aiken
> >  >  >
> >  >  >  --
> >  >  >  Ubuntu-us-pnw mailing list
> >  >  >  Ubuntu-us-pnw at lists.ubuntu.com
> >  >  >  https://lists.ubuntu.com/mailman/listinfo/ubuntu-us-pnw
> >  >  >
> >  >
> >
> >
> >
> >  --
> >
> >
> > "He who controls the past controls the future. He who controls the
> >  present controls the past." - 1984
> >
> >  Random quote of the week/month/whenever i get to updating it: "Don't
> >  worry about people stealing an idea. If it's original, you will have
> >  to ram it down their throats."
> >   - Howard Aiken
> >
> 
> 
> 
> -- 
> "He who controls the past controls the future. He who controls the
> present controls the past." - 1984
> 
> Random quote of the week/month/whenever i get to updating it: "Don't
> worry about people stealing an idea. If it's original, you will have
> to ram it down their throats."
>  - Howard Aiken
> 
> 
> 
> ------------------------------
> 
> Message: 2
> Date: Tue, 15 Apr 2008 19:24:05 -0700
> From: Ahmed Osman <ashex at chipnick.com>
> Subject: Re: Linux Fest NorthWest
> To: Paul Bartell <paul-bartell at ubuntu.com>
> Cc: Ubuntu NW mailing l <ubuntu-us-pnw at lists.ubuntu.com>,	ubuntu-us-wa
> 	<ubuntu-us-wa at lists.ubuntu.com>
> Message-ID: <48056345.7040502 at chipnick.com>
> Content-Type: text/plain; charset=ISO-8859-1
> 
> I'm pretty sure I brought enough cables for us last year, they were just
> a bit too long. I have a bunch of network cables that I can supply,
> they're on the long side though. I don't have a switch to spare though,
> I sold off that one.
> 
> -Ahmed
> 
> Paul Bartell wrote:
> > One thing we sort of forgot about last year was network cables. Does
> > anyone have any extra cables they would be willing to let us use (im
> > too cheep/broke to buy some of my own), My extra switch is also
> > occupied after a few cables were somehow severed in my house, so if
> > someone has a 5 or 8 port one, that would be great.
> >
> > On Mon, Apr 14, 2008 at 2:49 PM, Paul Bartell <paul-bartell at ubuntu.com> wrote:
> >   
> >> I think a schedule would be good, but is it realistic that it would be
> >>  followed? I think its most likely that it will get pretty busy On
> >>  saturday around 10-11 and cap off around 4, with the party in the
> >>  evening. I dont think planning it out would be very successful, though
> >>  it might be something to attempt if you have extra time, though i dont
> >>  know how futile it will be, considering the talk schedule hasent been
> >>  finalized yet. (when it is, it might be good to try and get an overall
> >>  sense of what talks people want to go to/are presenting.
> >>
> >>
> >>  On Mon, Apr 14, 2008 at 10:14 AM, Andrew Kvalheim
> >>  <andrew.kvalheim at gmail.com> wrote:
> >>
> >>
> >>     
> >>> I'll be around all weekend, and can booth as much as needed. Want to
> >>>       
> >>  >  work out some kind of schedule for that, or just plan on figuring if
> >>  >  out based on who's there?
> >>  >
> >>  >  - Andrew
> >>  >
> >>  >
> >>  >
> >>  >  On Sun, Apr 13, 2008 at 1:39 PM, Paul Bartell <paul-bartell at ubuntu.com> wrote:
> >>  >  > Hello All,
> >>  >  >  As most of you know, we will be having a booth at Linux Fest Northwest
> >>  >  >  again this year, and it would be great to see some of you there.
> >>  >  >  Currently Dan Shufelt has confirmed he will be there, as has WIlliam
> >>  >  >  (though he will be at the GSLUG booth close by). Please reply if you
> >>  >  >  plan on going.
> >>  >  >
> >>  >  >  I received the ubuntu media pack a few days ago. In it i got 1 M
> >>  >  >  shirt, 2Ls and 1 XL. They are from the canonical store, and are brown
> >>  >  >  with the logo on them. I would like the M one as its pretty much my
> >>  >  >  size, though i have one from last year i will wear if needed. For some
> >>  >  >  reason we were sent 210 Gutsy cds, which i guess we can give out if we
> >>  >  >  run out of hardy cds.  We also received 2 hats (one of which is going
> >>  >  >  to the raffle), a bunch of stickers, some pens, and 50 or so brochures
> >>  >  >  (apparently we got the Approved Loco pack by accident, oh well. ) I
> >>  >  >  also have 100 powered by ubuntu stickers from System 76.
> >>  >  >
> >>  >  >  So reply if you plan on coming to linuxfest and/or volunteering at the
> >>  >  >  booth, if you volunteer, you could get some swag (depending on how
> >>  >  >  much time you put in compaired to others)
> >>  >  >  --
> >>  >  >  "He who controls the past controls the future. He who controls the
> >>  >  >  present controls the past." - 1984
> >>  >  >
> >>  >  >  Random quote of the week/month/whenever i get to updating it: "Don't
> >>  >  >  worry about people stealing an idea. If it's original, you will have
> >>  >  >  to ram it down their throats."
> >>  >  >   - Howard Aiken
> >>  >  >
> >>  >  >  --
> >>  >  >  Ubuntu-us-pnw mailing list
> >>  >  >  Ubuntu-us-pnw at lists.ubuntu.com
> >>  >  >  https://lists.ubuntu.com/mailman/listinfo/ubuntu-us-pnw
> >>  >  >
> >>  >
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >>  --
> >>
> >>
> >> "He who controls the past controls the future. He who controls the
> >>  present controls the past." - 1984
> >>
> >>  Random quote of the week/month/whenever i get to updating it: "Don't
> >>  worry about people stealing an idea. If it's original, you will have
> >>  to ram it down their throats."
> >>   - Howard Aiken
> >>
> >>     
> >
> >
> >
> >   
> 
> 
> ------------------------------
> 
> Message: 3
> Date: Tue, 15 Apr 2008 19:32:07 -0700
> From: "Paul Bartell" <paul-bartell at ubuntu.com>
> Subject: Re: Linux Fest NorthWest
> To: "Ahmed Osman" <ashex at chipnick.com>
> Cc: Ubuntu NW mailing l <ubuntu-us-pnw at lists.ubuntu.com>,	ubuntu-us-wa
> 	<ubuntu-us-wa at lists.ubuntu.com>
> Message-ID:
> 	<2b5bab0f0804151932t5b0ed905x204d43197a7613ae at mail.gmail.com>
> Content-Type: text/plain; charset=ISO-8859-1
> 
> Hey. Yeah, they were great, but for the first few hours we had no net
> connectivity. I remember now. Ill see if i can re-crimp that cable
> that may or may bot have broken and try to get that switch free again.
> 
> On Tue, Apr 15, 2008 at 7:24 PM, Ahmed Osman <ashex at chipnick.com> wrote:
> >
> >  I'm pretty sure I brought enough cables for us last year, they were just a
> > bit too long. I have a bunch of network cables that I can supply, they're on
> > the long side though. I don't have a switch to spare though, I sold off that
> > one.
> >
> >  -Ahmed
> >
> >
> >
> >  Paul Bartell wrote:
> >  One thing we sort of forgot about last year was network cables. Does
> > anyone have any extra cables they would be willing to let us use (im
> > too cheep/broke to buy some of my own), My extra switch is also
> > occupied after a few cables were somehow severed in my house, so if
> > someone has a 5 or 8 port one, that would be great.
> >
> > On Mon, Apr 14, 2008 at 2:49 PM, Paul Bartell <paul-bartell at ubuntu.com>
> > wrote:
> >
> >
> >  I think a schedule would be good, but is it realistic that it would be
> >  followed? I think its most likely that it will get pretty busy On
> >  saturday around 10-11 and cap off around 4, with the party in the
> >  evening. I dont think planning it out would be very successful, though
> >  it might be something to attempt if you have extra time, though i dont
> >  know how futile it will be, considering the talk schedule hasent been
> >  finalized yet. (when it is, it might be good to try and get an overall
> >  sense of what talks people want to go to/are presenting.
> >
> >
> >  On Mon, Apr 14, 2008 at 10:14 AM, Andrew Kvalheim
> >  <andrew.kvalheim at gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >  I'll be around all weekend, and can booth as much as needed. Want to
> >
> >  > work out some kind of schedule for that, or just plan on figuring if
> >  > out based on who's there?
> >  >
> >  > - Andrew
> >  >
> >  >
> >  >
> >  > On Sun, Apr 13, 2008 at 1:39 PM, Paul Bartell <paul-bartell at ubuntu.com>
> > wrote:
> >  > > Hello All,
> >  > > As most of you know, we will be having a booth at Linux Fest Northwest
> >  > > again this year, and it would be great to see some of you there.
> >  > > Currently Dan Shufelt has confirmed he will be there, as has WIlliam
> >  > > (though he will be at the GSLUG booth close by). Please reply if you
> >  > > plan on going.
> >  > >
> >  > > I received the ubuntu media pack a few days ago. In it i got 1 M
> >  > > shirt, 2Ls and 1 XL. They are from the canonical store, and are brown
> >  > > with the logo on them. I would like the M one as its pretty much my
> >  > > size, though i have one from last year i will wear if needed. For some
> >  > > reason we were sent 210 Gutsy cds, which i guess we can give out if we
> >  > > run out of hardy cds. We also received 2 hats (one of which is going
> >  > > to the raffle), a bunch of stickers, some pens, and 50 or so brochures
> >  > > (apparently we got the Approved Loco pack by accident, oh well. ) I
> >  > > also have 100 powered by ubuntu stickers from System 76.
> >  > >
> >  > > So reply if you plan on coming to linuxfest and/or volunteering at the
> >  > > booth, if you volunteer, you could get some swag (depending on how
> >  > > much time you put in compaired to others)
> >  > > --
> >  > > "He who controls the past controls the future. He who controls the
> >  > > present controls the past." - 1984
> >  > >
> >  > > Random quote of the week/month/whenever i get to updating it: "Don't
> >  > > worry about people stealing an idea. If it's original, you will have
> >  > > to ram it down their throats."
> >  > > - Howard Aiken
> >  > >
> >  > > --
> >  > > Ubuntu-us-pnw mailing list
> >  > > Ubuntu-us-pnw at lists.ubuntu.com
> >  > > https://lists.ubuntu.com/mailman/listinfo/ubuntu-us-pnw
> >  > >
> >  >
> >
> >
> >
> >  --
> >
> >
> > "He who controls the past controls the future. He who controls the
> >  present controls the past." - 1984
> >
> >  Random quote of the week/month/whenever i get to updating it: "Don't
> >  worry about people stealing an idea. If it's original, you will have
> >  to ram it down their throats."
> >  - Howard Aiken
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> 
> 
> 
> -- 
> "He who controls the past controls the future. He who controls the
> present controls the past." - 1984
> 
> Random quote of the week/month/whenever i get to updating it: "Don't
> worry about people stealing an idea. If it's original, you will have
> to ram it down their throats."
>  - Howard Aiken
> 
> 
> 
> ------------------------------
> 
> Message: 4
> Date: Tue, 15 Apr 2008 20:14:30 -0700
> From: "Paul Bartell" <paul-bartell at ubuntu.com>
> Subject: Re: Linux Fest NorthWest
> To: "Ahmed Osman" <ashex at chipnick.com>
> Cc: Ubuntu NW mailing l <ubuntu-us-pnw at lists.ubuntu.com>,	ubuntu-us-wa
> 	<ubuntu-us-wa at lists.ubuntu.com>
> Message-ID:
> 	<2b5bab0f0804152014j1c975af4m536bcbef2664604b at mail.gmail.com>
> Content-Type: text/plain; charset=ISO-8859-1
> 
> Okay. The switch is free, and works, so none will be needed.
> 
> On Tue, Apr 15, 2008 at 7:32 PM, Paul Bartell <paul-bartell at ubuntu.com> wrote:
> > Hey. Yeah, they were great, but for the first few hours we had no net
> >  connectivity. I remember now. Ill see if i can re-crimp that cable
> >  that may or may bot have broken and try to get that switch free again.
> >
> >
> >
> >  On Tue, Apr 15, 2008 at 7:24 PM, Ahmed Osman <ashex at chipnick.com> wrote:
> >  >
> >  >  I'm pretty sure I brought enough cables for us last year, they were just a
> >  > bit too long. I have a bunch of network cables that I can supply, they're on
> >  > the long side though. I don't have a switch to spare though, I sold off that
> >  > one.
> >  >
> >  >  -Ahmed
> >  >
> >  >
> >  >
> >  >  Paul Bartell wrote:
> >  >  One thing we sort of forgot about last year was network cables. Does
> >  > anyone have any extra cables they would be willing to let us use (im
> >  > too cheep/broke to buy some of my own), My extra switch is also
> >  > occupied after a few cables were somehow severed in my house, so if
> >  > someone has a 5 or 8 port one, that would be great.
> >  >
> >  > On Mon, Apr 14, 2008 at 2:49 PM, Paul Bartell <paul-bartell at ubuntu.com>
> >  > wrote:
> >  >
> >  >
> >  >  I think a schedule would be good, but is it realistic that it would be
> >  >  followed? I think its most likely that it will get pretty busy On
> >  >  saturday around 10-11 and cap off around 4, with the party in the
> >  >  evening. I dont think planning it out would be very successful, though
> >  >  it might be something to attempt if you have extra time, though i dont
> >  >  know how futile it will be, considering the talk schedule hasent been
> >  >  finalized yet. (when it is, it might be good to try and get an overall
> >  >  sense of what talks people want to go to/are presenting.
> >  >
> >  >
> >  >  On Mon, Apr 14, 2008 at 10:14 AM, Andrew Kvalheim
> >  >  <andrew.kvalheim at gmail.com> wrote:
> >  >
> >  >
> >  >
> >  >
> >  >  I'll be around all weekend, and can booth as much as needed. Want to
> >  >
> >  >  > work out some kind of schedule for that, or just plan on figuring if
> >  >  > out based on who's there?
> >  >  >
> >  >  > - Andrew
> >  >  >
> >  >  >
> >  >  >
> >  >  > On Sun, Apr 13, 2008 at 1:39 PM, Paul Bartell <paul-bartell at ubuntu.com>
> >  > wrote:
> >  >  > > Hello All,
> >  >  > > As most of you know, we will be having a booth at Linux Fest Northwest
> >  >  > > again this year, and it would be great to see some of you there.
> >  >  > > Currently Dan Shufelt has confirmed he will be there, as has WIlliam
> >  >  > > (though he will be at the GSLUG booth close by). Please reply if you
> >  >  > > plan on going.
> >  >  > >
> >  >  > > I received the ubuntu media pack a few days ago. In it i got 1 M
> >  >  > > shirt, 2Ls and 1 XL. They are from the canonical store, and are brown
> >  >  > > with the logo on them. I would like the M one as its pretty much my
> >  >  > > size, though i have one from last year i will wear if needed. For some
> >  >  > > reason we were sent 210 Gutsy cds, which i guess we can give out if we
> >  >  > > run out of hardy cds. We also received 2 hats (one of which is going
> >  >  > > to the raffle), a bunch of stickers, some pens, and 50 or so brochures
> >  >  > > (apparently we got the Approved Loco pack by accident, oh well. ) I
> >  >  > > also have 100 powered by ubuntu stickers from System 76.
> >  >  > >
> >  >  > > So reply if you plan on coming to linuxfest and/or volunteering at the
> >  >  > > booth, if you volunteer, you could get some swag (depending on how
> >  >  > > much time you put in compaired to others)
> >  >  > > --
> >  >  > > "He who controls the past controls the future. He who controls the
> >  >  > > present controls the past." - 1984
> >  >  > >
> >  >  > > Random quote of the week/month/whenever i get to updating it: "Don't
> >  >  > > worry about people stealing an idea. If it's original, you will have
> >  >  > > to ram it down their throats."
> >  >  > > - Howard Aiken
> >  >  > >
> >  >  > > --
> >  >  > > Ubuntu-us-pnw mailing list
> >  >  > > Ubuntu-us-pnw at lists.ubuntu.com
> >  >  > > https://lists.ubuntu.com/mailman/listinfo/ubuntu-us-pnw
> >  >  > >
> >  >  >
> >  >
> >  >
> >  >
> >  >  --
> >  >
> >  >
> >  > "He who controls the past controls the future. He who controls the
> >  >  present controls the past." - 1984
> >  >
> >  >  Random quote of the week/month/whenever i get to updating it: "Don't
> >  >  worry about people stealing an idea. If it's original, you will have
> >  >  to ram it down their throats."
> >  >  - Howard Aiken
> >  >
> >  >
> >  >
> >  >
> >  >
> >  >
> >
> >
> >
> >  --
> >
> >
> > "He who controls the past controls the future. He who controls the
> >  present controls the past." - 1984
> >
> >  Random quote of the week/month/whenever i get to updating it: "Don't
> >  worry about people stealing an idea. If it's original, you will have
> >  to ram it down their throats."
> >   - Howard Aiken
> >
> 
> 
> 
> -- 
> "He who controls the past controls the future. He who controls the
> present controls the past." - 1984
> 
> Random quote of the week/month/whenever i get to updating it: "Don't
> worry about people stealing an idea. If it's original, you will have
> to ram it down their throats."
>  - Howard Aiken
> 
> 
> 
> ------------------------------
> 




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