twittering on 2009-03-26

twittering on 2009-03-25

  • Out at the basement pub with @mildwail for our anniversary. The leather one… #
  • @spinnerin sorry to hear that. best wishes to you and your family. #
  • looking forward to project X meeting tomorrow. #
  • @camikaos if you’re a fan of gin, i can make you an aviation. #
  • @ryansnyder Mantis + MediaWiki FTW! 🙂 Would love to hear about integration best practices.. if any. #
  • @camikaos aviation is gin, lemon juice, Maraschino Liqueur. delightful. #
  • hoping @osbridge hackers will rename the conference software to pcow. #seriously, check out this sweet mascot idea: #
  • @camikaos it is what makes gin bearable for me 😀 #
  • @ryansnyder would love to hear it. today i use mostly RT & MediaWiki, but used/customized Mantis for 3+ years. #
  • woo! No pending patches: #

twittering on 2009-03-24

  • jealous of all the user group meetings happening in PDX this evening.. but staying home to have dinner with @mildwail 🙂 #
  • RT @osbridge Calling all user groups! (Help a little and get a lot) #
  • @eximious DO IT! #
  • RT @sheltren: Survey results: 96% think the current economy will be good for open source. #osbc #
  • RT @linuxplumbers: Linux Plumbers Conf 2009 site is live! http://linuxplumbersconf.or... We will be opening registration… #
  • RT @jkuramot: @osbridge feeling all official now with a press release #
  • There’s a guy in our house checking out our windows. He said our bedroom window was the worst he’d ever seen 😀 #
  • @brampitoyo not sure! we’ve been talking with them a lot though 😉 #
  • re: windows — worst as far as being poorly insulated, rattle-y and ugly. trifecta! #
  • @philips sandbox FTW! 🙂 i know @reidab has been very pleased with the way making CSS changes have worked with that and OCW in combo. #
  • @nerdliness yes! physical windows. #
  • PostgreSQL 8.4 and the new Free Space Map/Visibility Map #
  • thanks @philips for the @osbridge proposal! #
  • @philips that pretty much sums up my life: bucket of parts, a little code and hope. 🙂 #
  • @phillips we should at least get @pjf into town for it. not sure what the appropriate venue would be? #
  • @JasonCalacanis my husband sent that washington post article to me yesterday and asked for me to make a vegetarian dinner 🙂 #
  • @garethgreenaway I’m biased, but have a look at interchange: #
  • @atreat good call on the new phone 😉 #
  • @turoczy @SteveWalling thanks for the shout outs 🙂 #
  • @karolcooks it should be soon! this friday? #
  • @sheltren thanks for the #osbc tweets. been enjoying them. #
  • happy ada lovelace day! More ladies who inspire: @gorthx @br3nda @sarahsharp @eximious @sheeri @spinnerin #

twittering on 2009-03-23

twittering on 2009-03-22

  • RT @StevenWalling: MIT faculty open access to their scholarly articles. makes me think of @zephoria #
  • working on @osbridge user group outreach. realized that both @spinnerin and i got our start in open source community thru user groups #
  • anyone in pdx meet to play chess regularly? lemme know when/where. #
  • @schwern thanks for the osbridge submissions! #
  • getting breakfast together. then @osbridge hacking at Ristretto. #
  • At ristretto. Very quiet for the moment. #

twittering on 2009-03-19

  • migrated! woo! #
  • OH: “I can’t quit you Qwitter!” #
  • technical meme i’m noticing: understanding fsync #
  • @notbenh just brag about it whydoncha! #
  • RT @gorthx: RT @pdxpug: March meeting tonight! eXtreme Database Makeover episode 2: #
  • @chromatic: this sounds like a job for @petdance 🙂 #
  • Considering another @osbridge hackathon on Sunday at Ristretto. Focusing on user group outreach. Who’s available? @ me pls. #
  • @brampitoyo great! i’m in re: @hideshione’s session. #
  • OMG on npr, they just mentioned the “carbon monoxide” option for pet euthanasia. #
  • @xolotl clearly, I am not famous enough; @joshwisely no protesters yet; @ramereth i think veterinarians were doing it before me. #
  • @kcomandich @reidab i consider that critical mass, along with @adamd. @osbridge hackathon, 10am Ristretto. #
  • Reading about Hint Bits in !#postgres [] #
  • RT @igalko: Join us for an @osbridge code, text and outreach sprint this Sunday, 10am at Ristretto: #
  • @jessegravenor it’s something that today’s fresh air guest recommended, at least. #

Open Source Bridge hackathon on Sunday

Igal just posted to the osbridge-technology list:

Join us to work on one or more of these for Open Source Bridge this weekend:

1. Code: Add features and specs to the OpenConferenceWare conference
app. Join in if you’ve got Ruby on Rails coding experience, such as
contributing code to Calagator.

2. Text: Compose documents for outreach to user groups, educational
institutions, open source projects, and the like.

3. Outreach: Contact user group leaders, educators, open source
projects, mailing lists, etc to encourage them to spread the word about
the conference and submit proposals.

We’ll meet up at Ristretto[1] at 10am, then move on to a working lunch
nearby at the Lompoc 5th Quadrant[2]. Some members will leave as soon as
2pm, but others will stay on later. Join us for however much of this you



[1] Ristretto Coffee: 3808 N Williams Ave, Portland, OR 97213
[2] Lompoc, 5th Quadrant: 3901 N Williams Ave, Portland, OR

Join us! First three people to make it to Ristretto in the morning get one of these open source nerd merit badges.

twittering on 2009-03-18

  • @aplusk i’m making pizza right now. answer is: yes. #
  • RT @Padmasree: Computer science enrollment is trending the right way, at least there is some good news- #
  • RT: @allisonrandal Launched Parrot 1.0 #
  • @mildwail is sharing ptwitty’s safety dance video with me. #
  • somehow, todo lists make me bold. #
  • thank you @igalko, fearless OCW project leader! #
  • already have first lightning talk submission! start thinking up topics now #postgres #
  • @dkeskar with a special verse for getting through 2/3 of your ACTION inbox backlog 🙂 #
  • @thesethings i was just looking at those guys last night! gonna stay at the founder’s house next month 🙂 #
  • Headed out for coworkimg with @gorthx. Crema scones ftw! #
  • @skinny actually, whuffie was invented by cory doctorow see: #
  • thanks @igalko for great summary of @osbridge hackfest work over the weekend, and big thank you to all the volunteers #
  • getting ready for 6mi run with @gorthx. hoping there’s hills. #
  • @eggyknap @murwiz i was just looking at that site yesterday! 🙂 and am coworking today. #
  • let me know if you know someone who works at Linked In or Dice, please 🙂 #
  • @johnmark –> RT @markwkm: Where is Oregon? #
  • FTW! RT @ramereth: another trac site saved by mod_wsgi+postgres #parrot #