Re: Developers in Cali...
Joey Hess <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> Aaron Van Couwenberghe wrote:
> > > OK, in the past week or so I've seen several people posting from
> > > California. Has anyone thought of having a gathering in some semi-central
> > > location? Get to know faces, sign keys, etc?
> > I would be interested. If a convenient day were picked and the meeting were
> > held somewhere near the Bay Area (Sn Francisco, Sacramento, Oakland...) I
> > just might be able to come.
> Well this is jumping the gun a bit, but I intend to do just this in a couple
> of weeks. I have a fair-sized mailing list (25 people, including several
> developers) of debianites in the CA Bay Area. One of the things I hope
> this group will do is help me get a debian booth at linuxworld together and
> staffed. I'm still waiting on confirmation of the booth, but it looks like
> we will get one. Once I'm sure of that, I'd like to hold a debian meeting
> here. The meeting would have at least 2 purposes, maybe 3:
> 1. Get to know one another, socialize, key sign, etc.
> 2. Planning for the linuxworld conference.
> 3. If Joseph Carter happens to win the Project Leader election, we can
> probably drag him down from Modesto to speak.
> I'm been thinking about holding it at the Coffeenet Internet Cafe in San
> Fransisco, a very nice cafe which has public linux machines (running redhat,
> but oh well.. ;-). Of course all this is tenative.
> If you're interested, the best thing to do is probably to get on the Bay
> Area Debian mailing list: "echo | mail email@example.com"
I'm thinking of making the drive down for LinuxWorld, so maybe I'll
see you guys there. :-)
I'll sign up on the list so I can see what you are all planning.