Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 14th Aug 2007 22:04 UTC
BeOS & Derivatives "FalterCon 2007 took place on August 11, and it went quite well (IMHO, of course). Here I would like to share my personal impressions of the event, as well as make a few (somewhat) related observations. When the news of the WalterCon cancellation broke out and I read about some people being left with non-refundable air tickets, my first reaction was 'OK, let's do something with these guys'. A few emails later with Mike Summers, Bryan Varner and Urias, we had decided on having a community gathering which, as many of you know, was to later be called FalterCon (yes, pun intended). In approximately two weeks, we found a venue (and a good one!), had this website running, prepared some nice promo material, and were able to gather nine people willing to attend. All in all, I think we did pretty well given the very little time we had."
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Re: Linux Freaks
by mind!dagger on Wed 15th Aug 2007 12:12 UTC
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I'm sure there are freaks in every operating system community.

Since the Windows community is larger than any other I would put a large bet it has the largest population of freaks.

Serious `normal` OS users probably have jobs they can not break away from when someone verbally farts a legitimate or improvised gathering.

As much as I liked BeOS as an operating system back in the day, I'm not sure I see how Haiku is a relevant OS for day-to-day personal or commercial business.

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