[talk] Fwd: [announce] NYC*BUG Tonight: Designing Versatile Unix Utilities

Okan Demirmen okan at demirmen.com
Tue Jan 13 07:43:03 EST 2015

On Tue 2015.01.13 at 07:36 -0500, George Rosamond wrote:
> Everyone should be on the announce@, but if you're not...

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Any reason why we don't just use talk@ for announcements since it's fairly low
volume? And it gives an opportunity for discussion and feedback directly to
announcements directly on talk@ (since the announce list is read-only for the

[leave can slightly ajar...]

> -------- Forwarded Message --------
> Subject: [announce] NYC*BUG Tonight: Designing Versatile Unix Utilities
> Date: Tue, 13 Jan 2015 07:34:05 -0500
> From: NYC*BUG Announcements <announce at lists.nycbug.org>
> Tuesday, January 13, 645 PM
> Designing Versatile Unix Utilities, Eric Radman
> Stone Creek Bar & Lounge backroom: 140 E 27th St just east of Lexington
> Notice: day and location change
> RSVPs are not required
> Abstract
> Designing versatile utilities for Unix-like systems requires attention
> to specific concerns and involves specific disciplines.
> This talk aims to highlight the key concerns in play during the
> development of entrproject.org that are applicable for anyone who
> endeavors to develop tooling that establishes more effective paradigms
> for working on *BSD.
> Speaker Bio
> Eric has been building and supporting in-house and public-facing
> Internet services on BSD and Linux for more than 13 years. His most
> significant endeavors have centered on eradicating operational
> dissonance between services by writing new applications or restructuring
> existing network services to take advantage of common data marshaled by
> PostgreSQL. For nearly 5 years he has also functioned as apologist for
> the use of built-in self-tests and test-driven development.
> Eric refuses to believe that the ThinkPad keyboard is dead,
> notwithstanding abundant evidence that it has been replaced. Although he
> has never been an outstanding writer, he considers composing essays and
> to be essential and a compelling reason to be up before sunrise. Select
> journal entries can be found on his home page at http://eradman.com/.
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