[pypy-dev] python/pypy hacking before EuroPython

Laura Creighton lac at strakt.com
Thu Apr 8 16:12:33 CEST 2004

In a message of Thu, 08 Apr 2004 16:04:33 +0200, holger krekel writes:
>[Laura Creighton Thu, Apr 08, 2004 at 03:54:15PM +0200]
>> In a message of Thu, 08 Apr 2004 15:34:21 +0200, holger krekel writes:
>> >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
>> this way?
>Well, i figured i wouldn't like to force everybody interested in
>a PyPy sprint into another three day free hacking thing ...
>actually i wasn't sure who apart from Armin and me are crazy
>enough and have enough time to do the extra 3 days :-) 
>It's surely open to discussion though. 
>    holger

Well, last EP, it was only at EP that I found the people I wanted to hack
with, so having 3 free days AFTER ep might be best.  Since we have all
the sprint rooms booked with plan of before and after sprints, this be
easier in some ways as well.


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