[pypy-dev] python/pypy hacking before EuroPython
lac at strakt.com
Thu Apr 8 15:54:15 CEST 2004
In a message of Thu, 08 Apr 2004 15:34:21 +0200, holger krekel writes:
>Hi PyPy devers,
>the other day Armin and me talked about the next PyPy sprint. Due to
>our recent inhuman efforts negotiating with the EU actual coding and
>planning sprints suffered. Thus we think it's hardly possible to do a
>separate PyPy sprint before the one at EuroPython.
>But as a remedy the idea now is to do a 3+7 day coding sprint
>before EuroPython in Goetheburg/Sweden:
> 28th of May till 30th of May: Free Python hacking
> 31st of May till 6th of June: PyPy sprint
> 7th of June till 9th of June: EuroPython!
>Be assured that it will be a wild ride that you don't want
>to miss :-) I guess our main focus will be on translation to
>low level code to finally get a working C prototype of PyPy.
>There are however, many diverse areas of interest and we will
>give a thorough introduction and help to newcomers.
I'd sort of prefer the 3 free days to be before EP, and the 7 days to
start the 28th. That way I can go nuts about the conference the 3 days
before not in the middle of pypy. do you have a reason why you want it
>The "free hacking three days" mean that everyone is free to work
>and collaborate on whatever they like. Consider it a warmup
>for the PyPy sprint :-)
>So i ask everyone who is interested to register here:
>and possibly post a small introduction what you are interested
>in and when you could come. Discussion about the overall planning
>or alternative ideas is also welcome here on the pypy-dev list.
>We should have nice rooms and probably pretty cheap accomodation
>which we will start to organize once we have a rough number of
>people we can expect. If you register with the sprint mailing
>list it doesn't imply a commitment to come but it helps with
>thanks and hopefully see you!
>P.S.: for your information you may want to skim our research
> and overall objectives that we just re-represented to the EU:
>pypy-dev at codespeak.net
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