On Wed, 14 Jan 2009, Jeffrey Ollie wrote:
What do people think of having an Infrastructure-related FAD (Fedora
Activity Day)? Something more along the lines of a hackfest rather
than a barcamp style thing. Rel-Eng folks would be welcome too since
I'm sure buildsystem stuff will get discussed.
Having it in Chicago or the vicinity would be cool since Mike McGrath
and Dennis Gilmore are nearby (and I'm not that far off either). Or
if you really wanted to get crazy we could have it in Des Moines and
I'd be willing to take care of most of the legwork. I might even be
able to get some conference space at $DAYJOB for relatively little
cost (one bonus of this would be better-than-most-hotel wireless and
Timewise I'm thinking a Saturday in February...
So for me at least, February is out. The first weekend is to close to
organize anything, the next two I'll have classes during the week and an
exam on Friday and will likely be exhausted on the weekend. The last
weekend (combined with march 1st) I have plans that I can't break :-/.
While I'd hate for an entire event to hinge on me, it'd be kind of silly
to have a small infrastructure hackfest in my home town that I can't
So +1 the following dates (pretend lodging and travel aren't an issue right