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Travel update

So, since getting back from Brussels it’s been an insane time, clocking up a few thousand miles racing round the country. This morning I have a few minutes to catch a breath, so it’s time to catch up on a … Continue reading

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Here I go again

In just a couple of hours my flight leaves for Amsterdam, and the Cocoon GetTogether where I’ll be doing “6 talks on Cocoon” as well as catching up with old and new friends. (from Cassette Generator, via plasticbag) After that, … Continue reading

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Anyone for Amsterdam in October?

I’m heading back to the UK at the end of this week. After six months on-and-off in Amsterdam you’d think I’d be sick of it already, but no, I’m already really looking forward to coming back here again! The annual … Continue reading

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Apachecon US …

A gentle reminder: the hands-on Apache Cocoon tutorial takes place on Monday, 9th October at Apachecon US. Come along to find out everything you ever wanted to know about Cocoon, and then some. Sign up as soon as you can … Continue reading

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Hello, old friend …

I’m doing some fixes to a site today which requires me to revisit an old friend … Doesn’t time fly?

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Ruby on Rails on Cocoon

“Everything should be made as simple as possible, but not simpler“, said Albert Einstein. Perfect words to describe the work we need to do on Apache Cocoon in order to make it more user-friendly, and to make it easier to … Continue reading

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Cocoon GetTogether day 1: hackathon

An excellent turnout for the first day of the hackathon – about thirty people so far, by my guess. Lots of familiar faces, and some new ones too. Carsten’s giving a guided tour through the Cocoon internals. (I’m sat at … Continue reading

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Cocoon GetTogether day -1

And so it begins. Met up with Marcus and Torsten last night, went out, had an excellent steak dinner, went on to meet up with Steven, Marc, Bruno, John, Daniel, etc. Got horribly drunk. Think we returned to the hotel … Continue reading

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I am Jack’s inflamed liver

A roundup of things, and a very round cat. Has it been a week already? So, last Friday was a London Cocoon Beer Meet, where I got to talk turkey (and trains and plumbing and kids and weddings) with David, … Continue reading

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Jeremy takes the stage

We’re drawing to the end of another great GetTogether, and Jeremy’s fielding questions on Cocoon Best Practices – a collection of hints and tips gathered from our Orixo colleagues, that cover not just Cocoon but open source development in general. … Continue reading

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