[J3] (SC22WG5.6179) [ukfortran] October meeting visa invitation letter

Milan Curcic caomaco at gmail.com
Tue Apr 28 19:53:01 EDT 2020

The community is on GitHub.

For people who prefer working by email, GitHub allows that. Just set the
repo to "Watch" and you'll get emails in real time. Respond to email as

Committees of various other languages have been working like this

I look forward to joining remotely in October.


On Tue, Apr 28, 2020, 6:54 PM Bill Long via J3 <j3 at mailman.j3-fortran.org>

> > On Apr 28, 2020, at 4:37 PM, Ondřej Čertík via J3 <
> j3 at mailman.j3-fortran.org> wrote:
> >
> >> I'm very much against drastic changes.
> >>
> >> Assuming we are talking about
> >> an evolution, not revolution,
> >
> > Yes, evolution, not revolution.
> Taking the paper discussion out of J3 and moving it to your githib site
> seems a lot like revolution.
> Anton’s point about time zones is well taken.  We had a lot of discussion
> about that when we were having similar planning sessions for the
> now-cancelled June meeting.  The time zone issue is even more dramatic for
> someone in Japan, which is effectively 12-hours, day / night reversed from
> the US.  I doubt if any of those of us in the US would have been happy
> about the idea of making the meeting in Tokyo on-line (during daytime hours
> there).
> Another topic that is quite relevant, that came up before, is that it is
> very hard for people to get away from their “day jobs” if they are at their
> home location.   This is an important reason the Las Vegas meetings are do
> effective.
> Cheers,
> Bill
> Bill Long
>      longb at cray.com
> Principal Engineer, Fortran Technical Support &   voice:  651-605-9024
> Bioinformatics Software Development                      fax:  651-605-9143
> Cray, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company/ 2131 Lindau Lane/  Suite
> 1000/  Bloomington, MN  55425
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <https://mailman.j3-fortran.org/pipermail/j3/attachments/20200428/2f100ed3/attachment.htm>

More information about the J3 mailing list