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This year the lightning talks are being held on Wednesday morning after the Official Opening. There will be a second session on Friday during the closing session.
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Suggestions for a BoF session about old computers about old computers.
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If you know what a 6502 Z80 1541 1802 2764 4164 5.25" 68000 CPM PDP actually mean you qualify for the bof, but anyone who wants to discuss anything retro computer related is welcome!
  
The rules will be the same a for Brisbane in 2011:
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If you dont know about old computers but want to learn, please come along too!
  
1. Talks are for 90 seconds.
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For those wondering about the definition of 'old', we mean pretty much anything first released before Windows95 or had an actual floppy disk...
  
2. You must put your name and topic on the wiki page if you want to present.
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There seems to be a thread drifting along on the chat list as well
  
3. If you want to use a set of slides, these must be in a pdf file either emailed to bunyipr@gmail.com by 8:30 on Wednesday or provided on a usb flash drive by 9am. There is absolutely no guarantee your slides will be synchronised with your talk or shown at all so have a 'Plan B'!
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== People that would find this bof interesting ==
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* [[User:Daniel sobey|Daniel Sobey]]
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* David Gilbert
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* [[User:Daryl Tester|Daryl Tester]]
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* [[User:Andrew McDonnell|Andrew McDonnell]]
  
4. Presentations for Friday must reach me by 10 am Friday either by email or handed to me at the keynote. I will try to concatenate them into a single file, so please provide in open document as well as a pdf.  
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== Suggestions on time of bof ==
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Feel free to edit the below with your suggested times, adding a +1 and your name would be good.
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==== Thursday ====
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* Morning Tea
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* Lunch
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This may conflict with the redhat bof
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* Afternoon Tea
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* During the PDNS / UPDNS
  
5. The video of your talk and slides will be published under a Creative Commons, By Attribution license.
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==== Friday ====
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* Morning Tea
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* Lunch
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this may conflict with an ingress bof and debian bof
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* Afternoon Tea
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Too close to the closing ceremony?
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* After the conference has closed
  
6. The time available on Friday is limited so presentations are limited to 90 secs and we may have to limit the number, so get in quick!
 
  
If you wish to give a talk, please put your name and presentation title in the list below. Format as a sequential number, your name, Title of Presentation.
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== Suggested Location ==
Presentation filename should be in the following format nn_FirstName_Lastname.pdf where nn is the sequential number below.
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* Meet at the big rock on the south west of registration.
 
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Thanks,
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Stephen.
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'''List of proposals - Wednesday'''
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* 01, Stephen Boyd, Some issues storing passwords.
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* 02, Bianca Gibson, PyLadies Australia
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* 03, Brianna Laugher, Crowdfunding free software
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* 04, Tim Ansell, slidelint - Making your slides awesome.
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* 05, Alan Robertson - Some experiences in raising GeekGirls
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* 06, Arjen Lentz, BlueHackers @ lca2014
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* 07, Arjen Lentz, RepRap based Curriculum
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* 08, Tom Eastman, Announcing Kiwi PyCon 2014
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* 09, Michael Borthwick, A read only filesystem for the Raspberry Pi
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* 10, Clinton Roy, Announcing PyCon Australia 2014
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'''List of proposals - Friday'''
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* 11, Michael Still, My toothbrush has a serial number
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* 12, Tim Serong, DIY Book Scanning
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* 13. Bdale Garbee, FreedomBox update
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* 14. Jim Cheetham, The OneRNG project
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* 15, Tobin Harding, Central Coast GNU/Linux Users Group
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Revision as of 17:40, 9 January 2014

Suggestions for a BoF session about old computers about old computers. If you know what a 6502 Z80 1541 1802 2764 4164 5.25" 68000 CPM PDP actually mean you qualify for the bof, but anyone who wants to discuss anything retro computer related is welcome!

If you dont know about old computers but want to learn, please come along too!

For those wondering about the definition of 'old', we mean pretty much anything first released before Windows95 or had an actual floppy disk...

There seems to be a thread drifting along on the chat list as well

Contents

People that would find this bof interesting

Suggestions on time of bof

Feel free to edit the below with your suggested times, adding a +1 and your name would be good.

Thursday

  • Morning Tea
  • Lunch

This may conflict with the redhat bof

  • Afternoon Tea
  • During the PDNS / UPDNS

Friday

  • Morning Tea
  • Lunch

this may conflict with an ingress bof and debian bof

  • Afternoon Tea

Too close to the closing ceremony?

  • After the conference has closed


Suggested Location

  • Meet at the big rock on the south west of registration.