- Jorge Castro's Ubuntu talk. He pointed us to a lot of great stuff to try out, and his enthusiasm was infectuous.
- Rich Bowen's mod_rewrite talk. I've never encountered Apache documentation that I was truly happy with, but Rich was wonderfully clear. I want his book.
- Ram Rao's virtualization talk. Xen sounds like it has jumped straight to #1 in my List of Reasons My Management Would Let Me Use Linux For The Database Server If They Had A Clue. Moving entire virtual machines easily between production and development servers, with almost no performance impact... wow, that would be incredible.
- The reception. Hey, the only thing better than dancing is dancing with geeks. Too bad I had to leave early, but somebody foolishly located Dayton too far from Columbus.
Tuesday, October 04, 2005
I had a great time at Ohio LinuxFest. Highlights, in my book, were