Monthly Archives: January 2007

links for 2007-01-24

retrospections: André’s Weblog – Blog “… something else that I’ve been musing about in the past week is that there’s a really interesting culture difference between the Mac OS X community and the Linux community.” — André on Quality and … Continue reading

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links for 2007-01-12

Gossip TELEPATHY branch merged to TRUNK Gossip has always had a delightful user interface. Now it has new innards in the form of Telepathy, an communications framework that provides pluggable, multiple protocol compatibility and awesome features such as Google Talk … Continue reading

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Three sleeps to go!

Earlier this afternoon, I waved goodbye to a very heavily packed three tonne truck carrying pretty much all of our linux.conf.au 2007 gear to UNSW, a striking image marking the end of our planning and preparation phase. Now it’s for … Continue reading

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Canon EOS 400D

John Ferlito, Seven Tech Guru With a bit of expert advice from The Internet’s Larry Ewing, Pia and I bought a Canon EOS 400D today. What a delightful piece of hardware! This photo of John Ferlito is the best of … Continue reading

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Business Cards + Hackergotchi = Awesome

I was looking for something zesty to personalise our 2007 business cards, and stumbled on the idea of putting hackergotchis on them. At first I thought it would suck pretty badly, but on changing the effective DPI of the image … Continue reading

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New name for linux.conf.au in 2007

This year, linux.conf.au will be renamed. After lengthy debate on the Linux Australia mailing list, the Seven team has decided that the only way to make any progress on the issue without the community being crippled by consensus gridlock is … Continue reading

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Ubuntu Videogram Screentest

Some amusing Ubuntu history for you… A few weeks back, Matt Zimmerman — who must be aiming for a world record in “dude, you so need a blog” demands — reminded me about a bizaare video created early last year … Continue reading

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