[bulug] Re: Installfest for Hardy Heron?

  • From: "Geoffrey Mishkin" <geoff@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: bulug-list@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Mon, 21 Apr 2008 21:01:21 -0400

I can make it.  I don't have Ubuntu experience but I'm pretty good at
solving general Linux issues so I think I'd still be able to help out.  I
don't have any spare hardware to install on myself though, but I could bring
my laptop and run the live CD on it.

On Mon, Apr 21, 2008 at 8:58 PM, Ryan Mullen <rmullen@xxxxxx> wrote:

> Hello,
>
> This would take place this upcoming Thursday - is anyone interested? I'd
> be able to attend, and we could all chip in for pizza if we plan on eating
> there. Let me know ASAP and I'll see if I can book a location that's as
> central as possible so that you guys don't have to lug (heh) your machines
> too far. So, any takers? Thursday, at our usual time - 7PM till whenever.
>
> Ryan
>
>
>
> On Mon, 21 Apr 2008, phil kurs wrote:
>
>  I realize that this is late planning wise, but I don't think the install
> > party has to be a huge production. I was thinking that if enough people
> > are
> > interested we get a room, order some pizza and do some installing.
> >
> > Phil
> >
> > On Wed, Apr 16, 2008 at 11:38 PM, Ryan Mullen <rmullen@xxxxxx> wrote:
> >
> >  Hello all,
> > >
> > > Phil suggested that we plan an installfest/party for the release date
> > > of
> > > Ubuntu Hardy Heron 8.04 (https://wiki.ubuntu.com/HardyReleaseSchedule
> > > ),
> > > which hits Final Release on 24 April. This might be sort of "short
> > > notice."
> > >
> > > I'm certainly willing to do something like this. It's a little late in
> > > the
> > > game to do a lot of publicizing, so we'll have to see if we can get
> > > creative. I've never been to an install party before, so can anyone
> > > weigh in
> > > on what sort of stuff goes down? What kinds of hardware and networking
> > > do we
> > > need? What do we do for backups?
> > >
> > > Also, a reminder: Tomorrow, Thursday, there is a Filesharing Forum/Q&A
> > > with representatives from the RIAA. This is occurring in the CGS Jacob
> > > Sleeper Auditorium from 5:30-7:00PM.
> > >
> > > Hope all's well,
> > > Ryan
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