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'''The 2007 Haskell Hackathon, Hac 07'''
 
'''The 2007 Haskell Hackathon, Hac 07'''
   
'''Oxford, Jan 10-12, 2007'''
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'''January 10-12, 2007'''
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'''Oxford University Computing Laboratory'''
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[[/Registration|Register]]
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[[/Attendees]]
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[[/GroupPhoto|Group photo at Oxford and raw summary of activities]]
   
 
Following the success of the [http://hackage.haskell.org/trac/ghc/wiki/Hackathon GHC] [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hackathon Hackathon]
 
Following the success of the [http://hackage.haskell.org/trac/ghc/wiki/Hackathon GHC] [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hackathon Hackathon]
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compilers. To attend please [[/Registration|register]], and get ready to
 
compilers. To attend please [[/Registration|register]], and get ready to
 
hack those lambdas!
 
hack those lambdas!
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== Where ==
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Oxford University Computing Laboratory, Oxford, UK.
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== Important dates ==
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{| border="1" cellspacing="0" cellpadding="5"
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! Event
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! Date
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|-
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|Registration deadline
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|December 6th, 2006
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|-
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|Confirmation
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|December 10th, 2006
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|-
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|Hackathon
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|January 10-12, 2007
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|}
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'''10-12 January, 2007'''
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January 2007
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From 10am until the code stops typechecking, at the Oxford University
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Computing Laboratory, UK.
   
 
== Registration ==
 
== Registration ==
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Numbers may be limited, depending on availablity of space.
 
Numbers may be limited, depending on availablity of space.
   
== When ==
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== Logistics ==
   
'''10-12 January, 2007'''
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=== The room ===
   
from 10am until the code stops typechecking
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http://urchin.earth.li/~ian/hackathon_room/
   
== Where ==
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Reception should let you in through a door to your left. Stairs are left again. Go up one flight, then follow the corridor round to the right. The room is on your left.
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=== Maps ===
   
Oxford University Computing Laboratory, UK
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* http://urchin.earth.li/~ian/directions_comlab/
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* http://www.dailyinfo.co.uk/sheet/maps/map.htm The bottom map is a reasonable one for the center. The train station is in A10, the bus station C10 and the lab E7
   
== Accomodation ==
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=== Accomodation ===
   
 
* http://www.ox.ac.uk/visitors/
 
* http://www.ox.ac.uk/visitors/
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* http://www.dailyinfo.co.uk/venues.php?cat=hotel
 
* http://www.dailyinfo.co.uk/venues.php?cat=hotel
   
== Getting there ==
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Cheeper end of the market:
   
=== Oxford University Computing Laboratory ===
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* The [http://www.hostels.co.uk/index.php?content=oxford.htm Backpackers Hostel], £14 per night
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* The [http://www.yha.org.uk/hostel/hostelpages/836.html Oxford YHA], £20.95 per night (an additional £3 for non-YHA/HI members)
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Todo: list of local hotels within walking distance.
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=== Travel ===
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''Oxford University Computing Laboratory''
   
 
* http://web.comlab.ox.ac.uk/oucl/about/directions.html
 
* http://web.comlab.ox.ac.uk/oucl/about/directions.html
   
=== Oxford ===
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''Oxford''
   
 
* http://www.ox.ac.uk/aboutoxford/how.shtml
 
* http://www.ox.ac.uk/aboutoxford/how.shtml
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* http://www.dailyinfo.co.uk/guide/index.html
 
* http://www.dailyinfo.co.uk/guide/index.html
   
=== Flying ===
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''Flying''
   
 
* London Heathrow (LHR) is the best airport.
 
* London Heathrow (LHR) is the best airport.
   
== What to bring ==
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==== Airport busses ====
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* London Heathrow (LHR): 80-100 mins http://www.oxfordbus.co.uk/heathrow.html
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* London Gatwick (LGW): 120-150 mins http://www.oxfordbus.co.uk/gatwick.html
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* Stansted (STN): >3 hours http://www.nationalexpress.com/
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=== Food ===
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Arranged locally.
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== Facilities ==
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=== What to bring ===
   
 
* Yourself
 
* Yourself
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* Brain snacks
 
* Brain snacks
   
== Before you arrive ==
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=== Before you arrive ===
   
 
* Install [http://darcs.net darcs]
 
* Install [http://darcs.net darcs]
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* Get a darcs [http://haskell.org/ghc GHC], [[Yhc]], [http://haskell.org/hugs Hugs] installed
 
* Get a darcs [http://haskell.org/ghc GHC], [[Yhc]], [http://haskell.org/hugs Hugs] installed
   
== What we will bring ==
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=== What we will bring ===
   
 
* Wireless net access
 
* Wireless net access
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* Power points
 
* Power points
 
 
== What to hack on ==
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=== What to hack on ===
   
 
[[/Projects|A list of projects]] people want to work on. Add your list!
 
[[/Projects|A list of projects]] people want to work on. Add your list!
 
* porting libraries
 
* new library/tool releases
 
* compiler ports: want to get YHC running on your favourite machine?
 
* new tools
 
* infrastructure hacking: cabal, hackage
 
* documentation
 
* tutorials
 
* bug squashing
 
* feature implementations (walk the Trac list)
 
   
 
Scheduling is flexible, feel free to drop in any time during the 3 days.
 
Scheduling is flexible, feel free to drop in any time during the 3 days.
   
== Food ==
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== Related events ==
 
Arranged locally.
 
 
== Key Dates ==
 
 
January 2007
 
 
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* HaC07 Oxford January 10-12, 2007
 
 
Related events:
 
   
 
* PADL, Nice/France, January 14-15 2007
 
* PADL, Nice/France, January 14-15 2007
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* Duncan Coutts
 
* Duncan Coutts
* Ian Lynagh
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* [mailto:[email protected] Ian Lynagh]
 
* [http://www.cse.unsw.edu.au/~dons Don Stewart]
 
* [http://www.cse.unsw.edu.au/~dons Don Stewart]
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[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Image:Oxford_Skyline_Panorama_from_St_Mary%27s_Church_-_Oct_2006.jpg The Oxford background] is GFDLd, and copyright Diliff.
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== IRC channel ==
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A Hackathon [[IRC channel]] has been set up. Visit:
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#haskell.hac07
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on freenode.
   
 
[[Category:Community]]
 
[[Category:Community]]
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[[Category:Hackathon]]

Latest revision as of 09:03, 15 January 2009

Hac 07

Hac icon

The 2007 Haskell Hackathon, Hac 07

January 10-12, 2007

Oxford University Computing Laboratory

Register

/Attendees

Group photo at Oxford and raw summary of activities

Following the success of the GHC Hackathon at ICFP, we are pleased to announce that the inaugural Haskell Hackathon! The event will be held over 3 days, January 10-12 2007, at the Oxford University Computing Laboratory, in the UK.

The plan is to hack on Haskell infrastructure, tools, libraries and compilers. To attend please register, and get ready to hack those lambdas!

Contents

[edit] 1 Where

Oxford University Computing Laboratory, Oxford, UK.

[edit] 2 Important dates

Event Date
Registration deadline December 6th, 2006
Confirmation December 10th, 2006
Hackathon January 10-12, 2007

10-12 January, 2007

         January 2007
    Su  Mo  Tu  We  Th  Fr  Sa
         1   2   3   4   5   6
     7   8   9 [10__11__12] 13 
    14  15  16  17  18  19  20
    21  22  23  24  25  26  27
    28  29  30  31

From 10am until the code stops typechecking, at the Oxford University Computing Laboratory, UK.

[edit] 3 Registration

If you will be attending add your name to the Registration page. Numbers may be limited, depending on availablity of space.

[edit] 4 Logistics

[edit] 4.1 The room

http://urchin.earth.li/~ian/hackathon_room/

Reception should let you in through a door to your left. Stairs are left again. Go up one flight, then follow the corridor round to the right. The room is on your left.

[edit] 4.2 Maps

[edit] 4.3 Accomodation

Cheeper end of the market:

Todo: list of local hotels within walking distance.

[edit] 4.4 Travel

Oxford University Computing Laboratory

Oxford

Flying

  • London Heathrow (LHR) is the best airport.

[edit] 4.4.1 Airport busses

[edit] 4.5 Food

Arranged locally.

[edit] 5 Facilities

[edit] 5.1 What to bring

  • Yourself
  • Laptop, wireless card, ethernet cable
  • Typechecker
  • Lambdas
  • Brain snacks

[edit] 5.2 Before you arrive

[edit] 5.3 What we will bring

  • Wireless net access
  • Wired net access
  • Room to hack
  • Power points

[edit] 5.4 What to hack on

A list of projects people want to work on. Add your list!

Scheduling is flexible, feel free to drop in any time during the 3 days.

[edit] 6 Related events

  • PADL, Nice/France, January 14-15 2007
  • DAMP, Nice/France, January 16
  • TLDI, Nice/France, January 16
  • POPL, Nice/France, January 17-19 2007

[edit] 7 Organisers

The Oxford background is GFDLd, and copyright Diliff.

[edit] 8 IRC channel

A Hackathon IRC channel has been set up. Visit:

   #haskell.hac07

on freenode.