andrewbogott at yahoo.com
Wed Dec 20 06:53:24 CST 2006
A few months ago I spoke briefly with Hans Leidekker
about hosting WineConf 2007 in Amsterdam - he works at
a university there. At the time he sounded happy to
help coordinate... Hans, still interested?
Amsterdam is a convenient place for Minnesotans to
visit -- lots of cheap, direct flights.
--- Jeremy White <jwhite at winehq.org> wrote:
> Ouch! Man! Give a guy just a little bit of peace,
> would ya? <grin>
> I haven't thought about it at all, to be honest.
> We're always happy to host here in St. Paul, and we
> are thinking that this time
> we could even do it on the one day in July when it's
> (Actually, the way the climate is going, we could do
> it right now... :-/)
> However, being honest, it is clear that Europe is
> closer to the center
> of Wine development than St. Paul, so I think it
> makes sense for Wineconf
> to mostly be in Europe, with occassional runs back
> So far, the only Europeans to offer to host are the
> I have to confess that I had a mental sense that
> France should be next;
> England, Germany, and France seem to me to be the
> 'big 3' in terms of
> where Wine hackers live.
> Dan Kegel was making noises about seeing if Google
> could do a simultaneous
> host in several locations, using Google offices and
> video conferencing to connect the groups.
> I'm not sure if that's a real possibility, and I
> remain fairly skeptical
> about the pleasure of bringing video conferencing
> equipment to the bar
> (and, by extension, whether a conference by video
> would be
> any fun :-/).
> We should probably also extend a call to the wider
> wine-devel mailing list,
> as the folks here are mostly the folks that have
> been. Presumably, we'd
> like to make sure to also include folks that have
> previously been unable
> to make it.
> Michael Stefaniuc wrote:
> > Hello guys,
> > looks like i'm late this year and Jeremy White
> won't have enough to
> > prepare next years WineConf in Minneapolis in the
> middle of the winter ;).
> > Are there other plans for next years WineConf?
> > bye
> > michael
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