· Naughties
· · 2005
· · · May
· · · · 21 (2 entries)

Cab Pix, Joplin and Boyle · I don’t re­al­ly ♥NY that much, but you can’t de­ny that it’s in­tense and ef­fi­cien­t. I was in town re­al­ly for on­ly one work­ing day, but man­aged to speak at the Syn­di­cate con­fer­ence, about which many oth­ers have writ­ten, to sit down with the new Sun Soft­ware CTO (& hence my man­ager) Hal Stern (hey, he can blog, this is gonna work out­), to have a re­al use­ful meet­ing with Adam Bos­worth over at the Google of­fice on Broad­way, to do some Atom busi­ness with a cou­ple of our WG mem­bers and some gen­er­al schmooz­ing with Udell and Scoble and La­si­ca and so on, and to eat an ex­cel­lent din­ner cour­tesy of Nooked. This still left time to walk thir­ty blocks to a nice con­cert fea­tur­ing a Rus­sian vir­tu­oso, Jo­plin rags and a world pre­miere by Ben­jamin C.S. Boyle, whom you’ve nev­er heard of but might soon. More on the con­cert and pic­tures from the cab-ride ...
OSS Hell, Tiger Edition · Every time there’s a ma­jor OS X up­date the on­go­ing pub­lish­ing soft­ware, which de­pends on Per­l, MySQL, and ImageMag­ick all play­ing nice with each oth­er, and on Emac­s, pre­dictably falls apart. Each time, the fix-up recipe is a lit­tle dif­fer­ent and I do a post here in hopes of aid­ing oth­ers in a sim­i­lar sit­u­a­tion ...
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