twittering on 2008-05-23

  • Still at enterprisedb party. Tons of fun and good convo #pgcon #
  • @sarahsharp yeah – but i cut & paste all the important info ;) #
  • @sarahsharp into the calagator #
  • stoked that @ian_b is going to head up the new toronto PUG #pgcon #
  • welcome to twitter, @davidfetter! be sure to follow @hashtags! #
  • in the PostGIS talk by frank warmerdam http://is.gd/kOI #pgcon #
  • ArcGIS 9.3 may support PostGIS as a backend soon. frank says we’ll find out soon! #pgcon #
  • postGIS packages for debian, fedora are available, solaris will be available in 2-3 months, Mac OSX packages are linked at http://is.gd/kPH #
  • the other PostGIS package maintainers should get their packages listed on the main site! (stephen, are you listening? :) #realtalk #pgcon #
  • frank is working with the US gov’t on coordinate projections that will work with other planets. doesn’t require C-code to do these. #pgcon #
  • free open source bootcamp on june 2nd in ottawa at carleton http://www.osbootcamp.org #pgcon #
  • the osgeo group in ottawa also meets every month at a pub. #pgcon #
  • @Theory heh. I pointed out in the presentation that you were not casual :) #
  • postgresql has 16 committers currently http://is.gd/kWg #pgcon #
  • @Crad throwing down the gauntlet, eh? i was here bright and early at 10:03am ;) #
  • nice! peter gave a shout out to pugs.postgresql.org #pgcon #
  • watching a Dracones demo http://is.gd/jFi #pgcon #
  • loving the postgresql geek talk that is now happening on twitter #pgcon #
  • lol http://pownce.com/andeezy/notes/2248245/ #pgcon #
  • in HTSQL talk: “we have many semi-technical users.” awesome! #pgcon #
  • loving HTSQL guy’s ascii art schema drawings #
  • @Crad i wanna know who did her hair? And why did she talk so much about Solaris? I want more OS X content at PgCon. #pgcon #madonna #
  • @Crad definitely! way more than at pgcon east. i wonder if that’s a developer vs. user thing. #pgcon #
  • @fuzzychef http://pownce.com/andeezy/notes/2248245/ #
  • @crad try something new! ;) #
  • +1 for putting business logic into the database itself, from HTSQL #pgcon #
  • project site: http://htsql.org/ #pgcon #
  • HTSQL: “we want to be as restful as possible” #pgcon #
  • bucardo is very cool! want to try it out when i get home. multi-master replication, oh my! #pgcon #
  • closing session for #pgcon! #
  • there’s a hockey game on – detroit v. pittsburgh #pgcon #
  • dispensing advil for those who have a mysterious illness after last night’s party #pgcon #
  • meet at 9am tomorrow morning in front of the residence halls to tour the city in a group! #pgcon #
  • singing happy birthday to josh berkus. happy b-day, @fuzzychef! :) #
  • postgresql is like a world heritage site, a fine piece of software but many ppl don’t know about it. it’s your job to spread the word #pgcon #