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From David Tanzer <stru...@guglhupf.net>
Subject Re: GNU Classpath hacker room at FOSDEM 2006
Date Tue, 15 Nov 2005 12:20:33 GMT
I'll try to come too.
David.

On Mon, 2005-11-14 at 22:50 -0500, Geir Magnusson Jr. wrote:
> I'll definitely be there - thanks for the note, Mark.
> 
> Will you let us in the GNU Classpath hacker room though?  :)
> 
> geir
> 
> On Nov 14, 2005, at 11:33 AM, Mark Wielaard wrote:
> 
> > Hi all,
> >
> > Like the last couple of years we want to come together with all the
> > projects around GNU Classpath and the various free runtimes, compiler
> > and tool projects to discuss what has happened in the last year in the
> > Free Software community and what the next year will bring us during
> > FOSDEM.
> >
> > The 6th edition of FOSDEM (Free and Opensource Software Developers'
> > European Meeting) will take place on February 25+26 2006 in Brussels
> > (Belgium), at the Solbosch Campus of the ULB (Free University of
> > Brussels). FOSDEM is a free and non-commercial event for the community
> > and organized by the community. See http://www.fosdem.org/
> >
> > We were thinking of the following setup:
> >
> > - Saturday from 13:00 to 17:30 - "End-User talks" presentations to
> > promote what we all build together to a wider audience that might have
> > heard of what we do, but haven't actually seen it in action/put
> > together. We might also want to have a "lightning" hour with lots of
> > quick Demos of applications running on a completely free stack (5 - 10
> > minutes per demo).
> >
> > - Sunday from 09:00 to 12:30 - "Developer talks" presentations of  
> > things
> > that are in progress and that people want to explain in more depth to
> > get developers of the other projects to join in a share the fun.
> >
> > - Sunday from 13:00 to 17:30 - "The Future" hard core interactive
> > technical hacker discussions on how to integrate the projects more and
> > move forward in the next year.
> >
> > Arnaud Vandyck, Dalibor Topic, Mark Wielaard, Michael Koch and and Tom
> > Tromey will be our "program committee" this year. If you would like to
> > present something, have an idea for a demo or discussion topic please
> > let us know at fosdem-at-developer.classpath.org Please mention the
> > title, a little abstract, which track and whether you want to do a  
> > quick
> > demo, a short 30 min talk or full hour talk (we prefer 30 minute talks
> > to give everybody a chance to present something). Deadline for  
> > proposals
> > is December 18, so you have a month to think of something cool.  
> > Then we
> > make sure to have some kind of "formal program" at the start of  
> > January.
> >
> > Examples of presentations and reports from previous years:
> > http://www.gnu.org/software/classpath/events/escape_fosdem05.html
> > http://www.gnu.org/software/classpath/events/fosdem04.html
> >
> > Some ideas for interesting topics:
> > - Free Swing - The Demo!
> > - Your GNU/Linux distro and the free runtimes - package overview.
> > - From 0 to 100 in 15 Minutes: Getting started with GNU Classpath
> >   development using Eclipse, JamVM, Mauve, and the ChangeLog plugin!
> > - Integrating with Objectweb through native-(gcj)-JOnAS
> > - Writing OpenOffice.org plugins using a free software stack.
> > - Using GNU Classpath/gcj/kaffe for games
> > - Using free runtimes on Wine and other win32 environments
> > - Embedding GNU Classpath in web browsers and support for JNLP
> >   - Security Auditing!
> > - 1.5 language support in GNU Classpath, gcjx and the free runtimes
> > - GNU Classpath/OSGi/J2ME/Library splitting and trimming
> > - Harmony through interfacing.
> > - Beyond JAPI: what is needed to "really finish" GNU Classpath
> >   Or, "Beyond Java" -- what we can do when we finish 1.5.
> >   Or more generally some kind of presentation about development
> >   metrics: bug rates, rates of change in japi/lines of code/tests,
> >   email volume, stuff like that.
> > - Debugging, JDWP development efforts.
> > - etc.
> >
> > Hope to see you in Brussels on February 25 and 26 2006,
> >
> > Arnaud, Dalibor, Mark, Michael and Tom
> >
> > -- 
> > Escape the Java Trap with GNU Classpath!
> > http://www.gnu.org/philosophy/java-trap.html
> >
> > Join the community at http://planet.classpath.org/
> >
> 
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