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Portland, Oregon and post-conference fun

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After OSCON we had time to enjoy the area around Portland.

Henry's was our favorite bar. Service was great and just look at the beer selection!





Here are pictures of the Chinese Garden:

OSCON 2006

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In July, I attended the O'Reilly Open Source Convention (OSCON) in Portland, Oregon.

http://conferences.oreillynet.com/os2006/

The conference was great and I was lucky enough to attend with three other people that I know from the University of Florida. All of us had different interests, so we often attended different content tracks and were able to share the most interesting items that we learned about. Here is a picture of the Portland Convention Center:



I am particularly excited about one project named Cosmo, managed by the Open Source Applications Foundation (OSAF). Cosmo is a calendar and sharing server that is completely standards-compliant (for example, iCal, WebDAV, and CalDAV). Cosmo should be a boon for sites not wanting to run Microsoft Exchange but wanting to share calendar information between people. This project should be especially useful to sites with multiple desktop computing platforms. Be warned, the Cosmo project is still early in the development process. As stated on the Cosmo web site, "This software is still experimental. Do NOT trust your data to Cosmo 0.4."

http://cosmo.osafoundation.org/

I'll be watching this one closely.

Preparation has begun for Dan's Birthday Party

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Ward's grocery in Gainesville has a very good selection of beer. This made beverage shopping for my birthday party very easy, indeed!


Beach Vacation

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Dan and the family went to the beach for a few days. These are coquina rocks Marineland:



Gator Linux User Group (GatorLUG)

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Just wanted to say hi to the local Linux Users Group here in Gainesville, Florida.

http://www.gatorlug.org/

Here is their cool logo:

Dan has a new web site and blog

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