[squeak-dev] Re: [Esug-list] Re: ESUG selected as GSoC 2010
nicolas.cellier.aka.nice at gmail.com
Sat Mar 20 21:40:56 UTC 2010
2010/3/20 Jean Marshall and Andy Berry <andy at tof.co.uk>:
> Well done everybody!
> Here's something I wrote on why I like Smalltalk:
> Hope you all continuing having fun Smalltalking! ;-)
Well put. Open, Based on simple rules, Fun, ...
But Smalltalk is more than that ;)
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: Mariano Martinez Peck
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> ; VisualWorks NC ; GemStone Seaside beta discussion ; Seaside - general
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> pharo-users at lists.gforge.inria.fr
> Sent: Friday, March 19, 2010 3:01 PM
> Subject: [Esug-list] Re: ESUG selected as GSoC 2010 mentoring
> Hi Smalltalkers!
> Maybe you are not aware of what our selection to this year GSoC really means
> for the Smalltalk community. And I wasn't aware completely until few hours.
> Just to give you an example, even such big organizations like Ruby or PHP
> where not selected. From this viewpoint you can see what we have achieved.
> Some people said and still says that Smalltalk is old and that it is dead.
> Ok, we have been selected by the major Informatics and Software company all
> over the world.
> The point is that ESUG and the Smalltalk community was selected because of
> the seriousness mixed with passion of all the application, project and
> ideas. We have an incredible high quality list of ideas and mentors.
> We have a unique opportunity to show the rest of the world why we love
> Smalltalk, why it is much better than other alternatives, etc. So, we invite
> all of you to make this happens.
> Thanks to everybody for all the congratulations and nice words!!!
> Your GSoC admins
> esug.gsoc.adm2010 at gmail.com
> On Thu, Mar 18, 2010 at 11:33 PM, Mariano Martinez Peck
> <marianopeck at gmail.com> wrote:
>> We are incredibly proud to announce that ESUG was selected for the GSoC
>> 2010. We have a long list of wonderful projects, mentors and a cool website.
>> We want to thank you to all the people who help us publishing project
>> ideas, giving feedback on the submit text or the English, etc.
>> For the moment, we don't know the slots (amount of projects) that we will
>> Don't worry. We will contact you again very soon to let you know the
>> following steps.
>> Now, prepare yourself. We have to show the rest of the world why we love
>> Smalltalk so much :)
>> Thank you very much.
>> The very happy GSoC admin team
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