[opensource] Re: Opensource Digest, Vol 4, Issue 4 (OSUOSS Hangout)

Ann Elliott elliott.222 at osu.edu
Sun May 22 17:13:47 EDT 2005


I think that thursday's ok, although I've been feeling rather tired and 
perhaps sick lately, so I can't promise I'll be there.

-Ann


n Sun, 22 May 2005, JOHN LANGKALS wrote:

> Hello OSUOSS,
>
> Anyone interested in meeting later this week for a creative chat and grub at Bernie’s Bagels?  How does Thursday 6:00pm sound?  If other days and/or times are better, please suggest!
>
> Cheers,
>
> John
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> Subject: Opensource Digest, Vol 4, Issue 4
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>>   1.  This is your club :) (Isaac Jones)
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>> Date: Fri, 20 May 2005 09:57:19 -0700
>> From: Isaac Jones <ijones at syntaxpolice.org>
>> Subject: [opensource] This is your club :)
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>> Greetings.  Can someone please forward this to appropriate cis.*
>> newsgroups?  cis.general perhaps?  I'd also be interested in reaching
>> any open-source software developers around.
>>
>> For those of you who don't know me, I was the dictator of the
>> open-source club a few years ago.  Since then I've graduated and now
>> live in Portland, OR.
>>
>> The year is almost over, and it would normally be time to pick a new
>> open-source club president.  I don't know whether Chris is
>> planning on
>> holding elections this year; nothing much has happened in the club.
>> The web page has still never restored the lecture archives that we
>> started, the club has not held many (any?)  meetings this year.
>>
>> We used to hold a meeting, talk, or hackathon almost every week, with
>> the officers meeting mid-week to plan a few weeks ahead.  We
>> established a lab in Dreese Labs, which we shared with the robot
>> class.  We released a Resolve/C++ CD for Linux.  We participated
>> in /
>> hosted the first meeting of the Ohio Linux User Groups, InterLUG.
>>
>> I hope that someone can take the reins of the club starting now or
>> starting next year so that the club doesn't die out altogether.  Free
>> and open-source software has gained a lot of momentum in the last few
>> years, and sadly the club has lost all of its momentum.
>>
>> Think about yourself and your friends, and whether you would like to
>> get together to run this club, build it up again from scratch with
>> your own ideas of what it should be.  The club still has very useful
>> resources, like a mailing list, a login / web / CVS server for
>> projects, and an IRC chat room.  Use them to rebuild a fun and useful
>> organization.
>>
>>
>> peace,
>>
>>  isaac
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