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'''The 2007 Haskell Hackathon, Hac 07'''
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'''Oxford, Jan 10-12, 2007'''
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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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at ICFP, we are pleased to announce that the inaugural Haskell
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Hackathon! The event will be held over 3 days, January 10-12 2007,
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at the Oxford University Computing Laboratory, in the UK.
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The plan is to hack on Haskell infrastructure, tools, libraries and
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compilers. To attend, please register, by adding your name to the wiki
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page, and get ready to hack those lambdas!
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== When ==
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'''10-12 January, 2007'''
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from 10am until the code stops typechecking
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== Where ==
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Oxford University Computing Laboratory, UK
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== Accomodation ==
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* http://www.ox.ac.uk/visitors/
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* http://www.oxford.gov.uk/tourism/where-to-stay.cfm
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* http://www.dailyinfo.co.uk/venues.php?cat=hotel
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== Getting there ==
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=== Oxford University Computing Laboratory ===
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* http://web.comlab.ox.ac.uk/oucl/about/directions.html
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=== Oxford ===
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* http://www.ox.ac.uk/aboutoxford/how.shtml
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* http://www.oxford.gov.uk/tourism/how-to-get-to-oxford.cfm
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* http://www.dailyinfo.co.uk/guide/index.html
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=== Flying ===
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* London Heathrow (LHR) is the best airport.
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== What to bring ==
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* Yourself
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* Laptop, wireless card, ethernet cable
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* Typechecker
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* Lambdas
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* Brain snacks
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== Before you arrive ==
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* Install [http://darcs.net darcs]
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* Make sure you have an up to date [http://haskell.org/cabal Cabal]
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* Get a darcs [http://haskell.org/ghc GHC], [[Yhc]], [http://haskell.org/hugs Hugs] installed
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== What we will bring ==
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* Wireless net access
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* Wired net access
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* Room to hack
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* Power points
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== What to hack on ==
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* porting libraries
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* new library/tool releases
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* compiler ports: want to get YHC running on your favourite machine?
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* new tools
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* infrastructure hacking: cabal, hackage
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* documentation
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* tutorials
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* bug squashing
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* feature implementations (walk the Trac list)
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Scheduling is flexible, feel free to drop in any time during the 3 days.
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== Food ==
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Arranged locally.
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== Registration ==
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Add your name to the [[/Registration]] page.
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== Key Dates ==
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January 2007
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Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa
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1 2 3 4 5 6
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7 8 9[10 11 12] 13
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14 15 16 17 18 19 20
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21 22 23 24 25 26 27
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28 29 30 31
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* HaC07 Oxford January 10-12, 2007
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Related events:
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* PADL, Nice/France, January 14-15 2007
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* DAMP, Nice/France, January 16
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* TLDI, Nice/France, January 16
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* POPL, Nice/France, January 17-19 2007
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== Organisers ==
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* Duncan Coutts
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* Ian Lynagh
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* [http://www.cse.unsw.edu.au/~dons Don Stewart]
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[[Category:Community]]

Revision as of 02:56, 16 November 2006

Hac 07

The 2007 Haskell Hackathon, Hac 07 Oxford, Jan 10-12, 2007

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, by adding your name to the wiki page, and get ready to hack those lambdas!

Contents

1 When

10-12 January, 2007

from 10am until the code stops typechecking

2 Where

Oxford University Computing Laboratory, UK

3 Accomodation

4 Getting there

4.1 Oxford University Computing Laboratory

4.2 Oxford

4.3 Flying

  • London Heathrow (LHR) is the best airport.

5 What to bring

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

6 Before you arrive

7 What we will bring

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

8 What to hack on

  • 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.

9 Food

Arranged locally.

10 Registration

Add your name to the /Registration page.

11 Key Dates

         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
  • HaC07 Oxford January 10-12, 2007

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

12 Organisers