[kwlug-disc] Ubuntu 9.10 release party at Kwartzlab
paul_nijjar at yahoo.ca
Mon Oct 5 14:24:23 EDT 2009
On Mon, Oct 05, 2009 at 01:18:50PM -0400, Darcy Casselman wrote:
> What would you like to see out of a release party? Would you be
> interested in doing a short (5-15 min) demo of a nifty desktop app or
> a useful tool? Do you have any other suggestions on how we can make
> this successful?
If you held it a little past the release month I could put it in the
kwlug-announce monthly reminder, but that is not great incentive.
Given that I helped organize a similar exercise in September, here are
- We found that the installfest was kind of dead. There were maybe
5 (and no more than 10) people who got software installed on their
- Having a few wacky machines on which to install Karmic might be a
- The talks and demos seemed to go over pretty well.
- Making sure people label the stuff they bring to the installfest
is pretty important.
Personally, I would like a release party to somehow make sure
Canonical doesn't go broke and fold in a few years. But that might be
asking a lot, even for KWartzlab.
What is your target audience for the event?
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