twittering on 2009-07-23

  • OH: this presentation contains profanity, but don’t worry, it’s scholarly! #
  • If a person admits they work on FOSS for fame and glory, make them treasurer because they are so honest -@jarich #oscon #
  • Object to rudeness, even if you just observe it -@jarich #oscon #
  • OH: social patches welcome :) #
  • lightning talks from oscon – http://www.ustream.tv/recorded/1849973, mine is around minute 16. #
  • the slides I used for the ignite oscon talk: http://tr.im/tM2A #

twittering on 2009-07-22

  • @morganpdx open source can be more accountable because developers/users know eachother, & feel obligated – in a positive way – to fix bugs. #
  • in @vaurora’s btrfs talk #oscon #
  • @rehanitt yes! probably going back this fall. where were you working? #
  • bribing attendees with candy FTW #btrfs #oscon #
  • RT @roblb: Help us test a patch for the Win32 shared memory issue: have a patch sitting in the queue.. http://bit.ly/s2XdF #postgres #
  • @gowstuff indeed! we had butterfingers :) #
  • @lhawthorn having productive mentorship relationships — a step-by-step guide :) #
  • listening to ted ts’o talk about the future of storage and filesystems #
  • three new filesystems merged in kernel 2.6.30 – hilfs2, pohmelfs, exofs #
  • “think about the problem in terms of dollars per performance.” -ted ts’o #
  • RT @timbray: Ted Ts’o: SSD’s are a long way from $-parity. See Hetzler’s “The Storage Chasm” http://is.gd/1HV7q #oscon #
  • .@robtreat2 power failure in sweden see @LenzGr :) #
  • @robtreat2 and @postwait please note that grammatically correct use of ‘failure’ #
  • RT @jchris: Looks like I’ll be giving a surprise P2P Web / CouchDB talk at OSCON today. Room A3 at 5:20 #
  • @eggyknap LOL :) #
  • In the #gearman bof #
  • @reidab let me help you :) in reply to reidab #

twittering on 2009-07-21

  • in the erlang tutorial at #oscon #
  • @ramereth pentabarf was a challenge to install and didn’t support the features we needed at the time. would love to get con sw devs together #
  • “don’t forget to end your line with a ‘full stop’.” by that, we mean: a period. #erlang #oscon #
  • @LeahRosin Awesome! If you’re here now, i’ll be near the speakers lounge around 10am today :) #
  • wishing @pjf and @jarich good luck on their tutorial this afternoon – “Doing Perl Right” #
  • @LeahRosin yeah, i’m giving an ignite talk this evening, so hopefully we’ll run into each other! #
  • just created longest title for an ignite talk ever. http://tr.im/tn1o #
  • @gnat are the oscon ignite talks being taped this time? #
  • @spinnerin yes, will be taped :) #
  • oooh. just wrote some functions in #erlang. #oscon #
  • glad that we had volunteers in all speaker rooms during #osbridge. tutorial speaker having to walk quite a ways to get help. #
  • thinking about how volunteers enhance conference experience for attendees and speakers by being enthusiastic and helpful. #
  • @irabinovitch agreed! :) #
  • @br3nda :( feel better soon. #
  • @vaurora just embrace it :) #
  • getting ready for the oscon ignite talks. #

Weekly tweet digest for 2009-07-19

  • @stewartsmith sorry about the car :( #
  • home == good! :) #
  • @tmacedo replication! see this: http://tr.im/sqlL #
  • Back on the job this morning. Coffee: check. #
  • @rael please help fellow Portvangelista @morganpdx get her account back. she’s legit, we vouch! :) #
  • why yes, that grilled cheese sandwich was awesome. #
  • @StephenWalling something like AutoCopy? http://bit.ly/13Bnxu #
  • @pjf on my way, traffic :( like 15 min away in reply to pjf #
  • dear portland: I have two guests from Australia who would like to attend IgnitePortland this evening. Could you help play host? love, selena #
  • @hunleyd fixed! #
  • aaand the database is back in recovery. :) #
  • Webb Sprague giving a postGIS talk for @pdxpug http://yfrog.com/178yvj #
  • Working on my Ignite slides for OSCON. About the elections in Ondo State, Nigeria. #
  • @pjf and you & @jarich have wonderfully entertaining stories to tell! i definitely got the better end of the deal. #
  • @karolcooks good luck and have a safe flight :) #
  • @xolotl that’s just wrong. next, he’ll be giving her candy. #
  • Had a lovely breakfast courtesy of @pjf and @jarich :) thank so much! #
  • Headed to #oscon, via Trimet. Fast, awesome public transit to airport FTW. #
  • @robtreat2 that’s jeff Davis’ driver, right? in reply to robtreat2 #
  • @sheltren I haven’t been following, but keep me in the loop. Would love to join :) in reply to sheltren #
  • @spinnerin happy birthday :) #
  • Got gucs for pggearman working on the plane… Now for wifi to push. :) #
  • @pjf sorry about beda :( #
  • At PgDay at OSCON (room b1/b4) SJC #
  • brian hamlin is talking about PostGIS and OSGeo #pgday #oscon #
  • hrm. wished it was easier to check if a GUC was set, without wrapping it in a try/catch block. #postgres #
  • RT @osbridge: Posted 2 new videos: “Linux Kernel Dev Model” and “Social network supermarkets & how to defeat them” http://osbridge.blip.tv #
  • listening to @edaypdx and @brianaker give a talk on gearman – map/reduce in the db and more #oscon #pgday #
  • how can we take aggregation operations and push them off to other machines? #gearman #pgday #oscon #
  • eliminate your single points of failure! job servers, workers can all failover #gearman #pgday #oscon #

Weekly tweet digest for 2009-07-19

  • @stewartsmith sorry about the car :( #
  • home == good! :) #
  • @tmacedo replication! see this: http://tr.im/sqlL #
  • Back on the job this morning. Coffee: check. #
  • @rael please help fellow Portvangelista @morganpdx get her account back. she’s legit, we vouch! :) #
  • why yes, that grilled cheese sandwich was awesome. #
  • @StephenWalling something like AutoCopy? http://bit.ly/13Bnxu #
  • @pjf on my way, traffic :( like 15 min away in reply to pjf #
  • dear portland: I have two guests from Australia who would like to attend IgnitePortland this evening. Could you help play host? love, selena #
  • @hunleyd fixed! #
  • aaand the database is back in recovery. :) #
  • Webb Sprague giving a postGIS talk for @pdxpug http://yfrog.com/178yvj #
  • Working on my Ignite slides for OSCON. About the elections in Ondo State, Nigeria. #
  • @pjf and you & @jarich have wonderfully entertaining stories to tell! i definitely got the better end of the deal. #
  • @karolcooks good luck and have a safe flight :) #
  • @xolotl that’s just wrong. next, he’ll be giving her candy. #
  • Had a lovely breakfast courtesy of @pjf and @jarich :) thank so much! #
  • Headed to #oscon, via Trimet. Fast, awesome public transit to airport FTW. #
  • @robtreat2 that’s jeff Davis’ driver, right? in reply to robtreat2 #
  • @sheltren I haven’t been following, but keep me in the loop. Would love to join :) in reply to sheltren #
  • @spinnerin happy birthday :) #
  • Got gucs for pggearman working on the plane… Now for wifi to push. :) #
  • @pjf sorry about beda :( #
  • At PgDay at OSCON (room b1/b4) SJC #
  • brian hamlin is talking about PostGIS and OSGeo #pgday #oscon #
  • hrm. wished it was easier to check if a GUC was set, without wrapping it in a try/catch block. #postgres #
  • RT @osbridge: Posted 2 new videos: “Linux Kernel Dev Model” and “Social network supermarkets & how to defeat them” http://osbridge.blip.tv #
  • listening to @edaypdx and @brianaker give a talk on gearman – map/reduce in the db and more #oscon #pgday #
  • how can we take aggregation operations and push them off to other machines? #gearman #pgday #oscon #
  • eliminate your single points of failure! job servers, workers can all failover #gearman #pgday #oscon #

twittering on 2009-07-19

  • @pjf sorry about beda :( #
  • At PgDay at OSCON (room b1/b4) SJC #
  • brian hamlin is talking about PostGIS and OSGeo #pgday #oscon #
  • hrm. wished it was easier to check if a GUC was set, without wrapping it in a try/catch block. #postgres #
  • RT @osbridge: Posted 2 new videos: “Linux Kernel Dev Model” and “Social network supermarkets & how to defeat them” http://osbridge.blip.tv #
  • listening to @edaypdx and @brianaker give a talk on gearman – map/reduce in the db and more #oscon #pgday #
  • how can we take aggregation operations and push them off to other machines? #gearman #pgday #oscon #
  • eliminate your single points of failure! job servers, workers can all failover #gearman #pgday #oscon #

twittering on 2009-07-19

  • @pjf sorry about beda :( #
  • At PgDay at OSCON (room b1/b4) SJC #
  • brian hamlin is talking about PostGIS and OSGeo #pgday #oscon #
  • hrm. wished it was easier to check if a GUC was set, without wrapping it in a try/catch block. #postgres #
  • RT @osbridge: Posted 2 new videos: “Linux Kernel Dev Model” and “Social network supermarkets & how to defeat them” http://osbridge.blip.tv #
  • listening to @edaypdx and @brianaker give a talk on gearman – map/reduce in the db and more #oscon #pgday #
  • how can we take aggregation operations and push them off to other machines? #gearman #pgday #oscon #
  • eliminate your single points of failure! job servers, workers can all failover #gearman #pgday #oscon #