[triangle-zpug] March meeting?
david at handysoftware.com
Mon Mar 14 14:22:07 CET 2005
Hi Tom & all --
On Sun, Mar 13, 2005 at 02:48:16PM -0500, T. Bryan wrote:
> On Friday 04 March 2005 17:07, Tom Bryan wrote:
> > > Is the next meeting March 23?
> > Yes. Always the 4th Wednesday. Could you put something together by then?
> > That's the week of PyCon DC, but I don't think (m)any of our members will
> > be away at that conference. I believe that our schedule is supposed to
> > take us back to UNC for that meeting.
> > > Finally, it appears there are no conflicts
> > > this month, I should really be there this time. Honest. And I'm already
> > > prepared to show stuff.
> > Excellent. It takes me some time to put my thoughts together, and for the
> > next couple of months, my (fencing) competition schedule won't leave me
> > time to do much with TriZPUG other than send out reminders and attend the
> > meetings.
> Okay. I was serious when I said that my new job + fencing competitions will
> take up most of my time for the next couple of months. I've heard no news
> discussion our March meeting. Is it happening? Will it still be at UNC? Is
> David Handy giving a talk? If not, is someone else scheduled?
Yes, I am still planning on giving a talk. There's not been much discussion,
other than someone chiming in on this list that they were interested in the
topic, Python's new-style classes.
I am about half-way through preparing some "slides" consisting of modules
with comments and some sample code, which I will use as talking points for
my presentation. Here is my agenda:
What is so great about new-style classes?
4. static and class methods
I plan to present on what these things are, how to use them, and *why* they
are useful, with examples.
If this is old stuff to you, feel free to heckle me, chime in with your own
I seem to have lost the link giving specific directions to where we meet at
UNC. I poked around on trizpug.org and couldn't find it. Will someone
please post that?
I've only been to one previous meeting before, at UNC. I remember that it
helped that someone had posted signs at strategic places so that I knew that
I was in the right building, right floor, etc. Will someone provide that
service again so I don't get lost? :)
Does our meeting room have a projector that I can hook up to my (ancient)
Does it have network connectivity that I could plug in to (wired, not
wireless) to access my home server? This is not required but would be nice
Thanks, and hope to see you there on the 23rd,
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