Re: [foss.in] Proceedings FOSS.IN
- On Tuesday 22 Sep 2009 10:42:47 pm Balbir Singh wrote:
> I am beginning to wonder if we should do a formal paper andA paper is a good way to share findings of new concepts or elaboration of
> proceedings with a committee for FOSS.IN this year as we wait for the
> CFP. We need not get a paper copy of the proceedings, just having the
> soft copies with details of the work done would be a nice start
concepts. But FOSS.IN is geared towards implementation of concepts. What is
shared here are the code, graphics, utilities, jigs, tools etc. that go into
the making of a "software". The "product" itself could even be at a prototype
stage. A paper cannot capture the dynamics of the different media used in
How do you see your proposal for long term sharing translate to this type of
Nice to see Harald Welte scrutinizing the papers.
> Philip Tellis wrote:B.Vignesh Kumar
>> 2009/9/23 Atul Chitnis <mail@...>
>>> Is it really worth this much deliberation? :)
>> This is India. Did you really expect people to spend time hacking
>> when they could have been yacking instead?
> Everyone, enough discussion. Spend time getting your event submissions
> (talks, tutorials, workouts, workshops, BoFs, etc.) ready instead.
> Papers are a good idea for those who can afford the time to write them,
> and they lend prestige to the event.
> And those of you submitting papers - now you BETTER put your money where
> your mouth is - I am going to ask Harald Welte to scrutinize them ;)
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