Friday, November 03, 2006

Jython talk. Dublin. Wed 8th November.

I will be giving a talk on jython at this months python.ie meeting.

Details here.

The organisers are interested in getting a feel for number of attendees so if you are planning on attending, drop an e-mail to the mailing list.

Sean

Tuesday, October 31, 2006

WIKI JotSpot Google

There seems to have been remarkable little coverage of the acquisition of jotspot by Google. FAQ here. Maybe I missed the buzz. Maybe there wasn't any.

Interoperability as a state of mind

    "ASCII or no ASCII, XML or no XML, a truly interoperable file format is one that has been designed specifically for that purpose, not one that organically grows out of internal defensive programming practices.

    Interoperability is a state of mind. You need to be thinking about the other guy to do it right. Only people whose job description includes thinking about the other guy, have the luxury of doing so."
    -- Interoperability as a state of mind