Hackathon Chicago, Nov 10-12, 2006
Hackathon Chicago, Nov 10-12, 2006: Revision 34

This is the home page for Hackathon Chicago, Nov 10-12, 2006. The static website is at http://hackathon.info

Notes for attendees

  • Please sign up for the mailing list so you can keep up on events and updates.
  • Please sign up at Arrival Schedule if you'll need a ride to the hotel from either the Holiday Inn or the Metra station. The hotel will give rides on Friday, which makes things easier for Pete & Andy, but we have to know.
  • Todo keeps track of the organizational tasks we'll need covered. If you can help out, make a note on that page, please.
  • Note that if you're coming in on Metra, it's the Pingree Road stop, NOT the Crystal Lake stop.
  • If you want to work on one of the Projects, then please add your name to the appropriate project page, so that the organizers know you're interested.
  • If you're working on a project that's not on the Projects page, please create a page for it.
  • Pete and Andy are going to get lots of snacks 'n' food 'n' stuff for hacking. If you have specific requests, please note them on the food page, and we'll do what we can.
  • Country Inn & Suites is the place we're doing this.
  • Andy's cell: 815-245-1738, Pete's: 815-260-8654
  • How to connect to the Hotel wireless.
  • If you're not sure what to work on, and you're looking for a project, then sign up on the page.



Pete/Andy set up stuff, and bring people in.


8am -- Pete arrives / setup and organization
6pm -- Dinner/food in the meeting room


6pm -- Dinner/food in the meeting room
6pm -- Krugle presentation in the meeting room


8am-1pm -- Meeting room unavailable
6pm -- Dinner/food in the meeting room

  Who Fri Sat Sun From Where Online
A David Adler (dha) New York dha on irc.perl.org
B Jess Balint X? X X? Chicago jessb5760jessb5760
C chromatic   ! Portland, OR  
  Jason Carter   !   Crystal Lake, IL  
  Jason Crome   DeKalb, IL TheOneCromeDomeTheOneCromeDome
D Richard Dice ! Toronto, ON  
  Matt Diephouse X Ann Arbor, MI  
  Chris Dolan     Madison, WI  
  Clyde Forrester   X   Forest Park, IL  
F Mike Fragassi   X   Chicago  
G Jerry Gay Seattle, WA mikethepodmikethepod
  Patty Giorgas X     Chicago  
  Ryan Gerry   X McHenry, IL  
  Jason Gessner       Milwaukee, WI  
H Todd Hepler X X St. Louis, MO  
I Kelli Ireland   Pittsburgh, PA kelli3125kelli3125
J Andrew Johnson ?   Downers Grove, IL  
  Kirsten Jones Scotts Valley, CA synedra@mac.comsynedra@mac.com
K Jim Keenan Brooklyn, NY irc.perl.org: kid51
  Pete Krawczyk Wonder Lake, IL pkrawczypkrawczy
  Ken Krugler     Silicon Valley, CA  
L Andy Lester McHenry, IL petdancepetdance
  Doug Lim X X Schaumburg, IL dlim60194dlim60194 doug_lim.rmdoug_lim.rm
M Josh McAdams   X Chicago, IL  
  John Melesky ! X   Chicago, IL phaedrusdeinusphaedrusdeinus
  Adnan Menon X     Chicago  
O Bill Odom St. Louis, MO  
P Steve Peters   X? X Madison, WI fisharerojofisharerojo
  Pete Prodoehl     Milwaukee, WI pjrasterpjraster
  Jonathan Rockway X Chicago, IL irc.perl.org: jrockway
  Andrew Rodland     Chicago irc: hobbs
S Chip Salzenberg Jupiter irc.perl.org: chip GroutNASAGroutNASA
  Michael Schwern Portland, OR MichaelSchwernMichaelSchwern irc.perl.org:Schwern
  Rick Scott Sault Ste Marie, ON irc.perl.org:shadowspar
  Elliot Shank Chicago, IL elliotshankelliotshank
  Mark W. "catfood" Schumann   X X Cleveland, OH  
  Vishal Soni X X X Minneapolis, MN  
  Michael Stemle X Chicago, IL irc.perl.org:manchicken mannhuhnmannhuhn
  Ken Swanson X   St. Louis, MO  
T Al Tobey       Grand Rapids, MI Tobert42Tobert42
W Michael R. Wolf Seattle, WA  
  Jonathan Worthington Scarborough, England irc.perl.org: jonathan

marks people who have arrived.

(Please keep this in alphabetical order)

Thinking of bringing a spouse or kids? Get some idea about what's around from the Hacker Widows and Hacker Orphans pages.

Here's a list of Hackathon projects. Please note that the Hackathon is NOT just about Perl 6 and Parrot. Anyone who has a Perl project they'd like to work on is welcome.

Feel free to add your own, and if you have an svn repository that you would like mirrored on-site, please mention it at SVK Mirrors

List of all projects:

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