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Re: [lsug] Coursera - Functional Programming Principles in Scala - How about creating an #irc channel? The LSUG is already a large enough group Sent from my iPhone On 19 Jul 2012, at 11:22, Andy Hicks < [address removed] Fernando R. Jul 19, 2012 11:59 AM
Re: [lsug] Coursera - Functional Programming Principles in Scala - Hi Kwabena No study group yet, this email is all there is. It was more to see how many people where interested, format an day-of-week, that type of thing rather than anything concrete. If you're Andy H. Jul 19, 2012 11:22 AM
RE: [lsug] Coursera - Functional Programming Principles in Scala - I signed up too but I didn't see any links to a study group or is it something we are forming here?   Kwabena A. Jul 19, 2012 9:28 AM
Re: [lsug] ideas for next dojo - group="com.example" version="0.1-SNAPSHOT" apply plugin: 'scala' apply plugin: 'maven' repositories { mavenCentral() mavenLocal() url: "http://oss.sonatype.org/conte­nt/repositories/releases/" url: "http://oss.sonatype.org/conte­nt/reposit user 8. Jul 19, 2012 8:41 AM
Re: [lsug] Coursera - Functional Programming Principles in Scala - I have signed up - there may be a few people from my company signing up too - if a central location is available for a study group I will happily advertise it internally! Sent from my iPhone On 18 Jul 2012, at 08:55, Etuka Onono wr Jon F. Jul 18, 2012 10:51 PM
RE: [lsug] Coursera - Functional Programming Principles in Scala - Peter K. Jul 18, 2012 9:32 PM
Re: Re: [lsug] Coursera - Functional Programming Principles in Scala - I have signed up for the course too. I am interested in the study group. Etuka O. Jul 18, 2012 8:55 AM
Re: [lsug] Coursera - Functional Programming Principles in Scala - +1 about time to learn scala properly :-) On 17 July[masked]:54, Maris < [address removed] > wrote: Luis de P. Jul 17, 2012 10:57 PM
Re: [lsug] Coursera - Functional Programming Principles in Scala - +1 mee too. On 17 Jul 2012, at 20:52, Dob < [address removed] > wrote: Maris O. Jul 17, 2012 10:53 PM
Re: [lsug] Re: Coursera - Functional Programming Principles in Scala - Hi Andy/All, I think week day evenings would work like Thursday/Friday? And, I think a week or two weeks before the study schedule can be sent to group, so that many of us can plan the week accordingly. user 3. Jul 17, 2012 9:48 PM
Re: [lsug] Coursera - Functional Programming Principles in Scala - Just signed up too.  Thanks for pointing it out.  I'm on for the study group too, its a great idea. On 17 July[masked]:24, Andy Hicks < [address removed] Dob Jul 17, 2012 8:48 PM
Re: [lsug] Re: Coursera - Functional Programming Principles in Scala - +1  Thanks a lot. user 5. Jul 17, 2012 5:33 PM
Re: [lsug] New format of the Scala Dojo - I, for one, like the new format, admittedly its probably a long way from the formal description of a dojo. But I always learn something, so guess it works :-) With my team's disastrous attempts last month t Andy H. Jul 17, 2012 4:23 PM
New format of the Scala Dojo - Hi everyone. This is mainly information for the people who used to come to the dojos but stopped for various reasons. You might be interested in the fact that the format of the dojo changed: Instead of all the groups doing the same problem / technolog Pawel K. Jul 17, 2012 2:17 PM
Re: [lsug] Re: Coursera - Functional Programming Principles in Scala - Hi Vinay I haven't given much thought to anything other than group study should more fun and hopeful should learn more. Given that each week start on a Tuesday (18th Sep is a tuesday) then what day does ever Andy H. Jul 17, 2012 12:34 PM
Re: [lsug] Re: Coursera - Functional Programming Principles in Scala - Hi, Thanks for heads up on this. I'd be interested also in the study group. Great idea. Thanks, Paul On Tue, Jul 17, 2012 at 11:48 AM, Francesca kriheli wrote: > I'd be interested. Also starting in August, my company Paul K. Jul 17, 2012 11:51 AM
Re: [lsug] Re: Coursera - Functional Programming Principles in Scala - I'd be interested. Also starting in August, my company could host the group in the evenings. :-)  user 4. Jul 17, 2012 11:48 AM
Re: [lsug] Re: Coursera - Functional Programming Principles in Scala - Just signed up. Andy - group study is great idea. I am up for that. Any idea what are timings of the day to attend it. Or just watch video course online? Just making sure i manage office time. Thanks user 3. Jul 17, 2012 11:42 AM
Re: [lsug] Re: Coursera - Functional Programming Principles in Scala - Interested! Not too early after work or Saturdays Sent from my iPhone On 17 Jul 2012, at 11:31, Andy Hicks < [address removed] > wrote: Fernando R. Jul 17, 2012 11:40 AM
Re: [lsug] Re: Coursera - Functional Programming Principles in Scala - Thanks :-) I've just found the online version of the 'other' course book 'Structure and Interpretation of Computer Programs' at http://mitpress.mit.edu/sicp/ if that helps. Andy H. Jul 17, 2012 11:31 AM
Re: [lsug] Re: Coursera - Functional Programming Principles in Scala - +1 Nice work Andy ! Thanks ! On 17 July[masked]:59, Fernando Racca < [address removed] > wrote: Kingsley D. Jul 17, 2012 11:03 AM
Re: [lsug] Re: Coursera - Functional Programming Principles in Scala - Signed up! Thanks a lot for the tip. :) Fernando Sent from my iPhone On 17 Jul 2012, at 09:59, Ross Lawley < Fernando R. Jul 17, 2012 10:59 AM
Re: [lsug] Re: Coursera - Functional Programming Principles in Scala - Thanks for the heads up :) Ross On Tue, Jul 17, 2012 at 9:43 AM, Kevin Wright < [address removed] > wrote: Ross L. Jul 17, 2012 9:53 AM
Re: Coursera - Functional Programming Principles in Scala - Just to clarify... This course is online, and it's free! On 17 July[masked]:23, Andy Hicks < [address removed] > wrote: Kevin W. Jul 17, 2012 9:43 AM
Coursera - Functional Programming Principles in Scala - Hi  Anyone interested in learning Scala, Martin Odersky and Coursera will be running a 7 week online course entitles "Functional Programming Principles in Scala" starting on 18th Sep Si Andy H. Jul 17, 2012 9:23 AM
Reminder: Scala Talk tomorrow: 'Type classes, monads, etc' - Hi all A little reminder that the Scala group talk on ' Type classes, monads, etc' is tomorrow night. Andy H. Jul 10, 2012 10:31 AM
Re: [lsug] ideas for next dojo - Hi Alois Ooooh, @retronym changes look interesting.  We where looking at Jason's code but it would have been pre-updated to 2.10-m4 that we where using. We had the feeling that we had the wrong 'import&# Andy H. Jul 4, 2012 2:07 PM
Re: [lsug] ideas for next dojo - Preview not available Alois C. Jul 4, 2012 1:48 PM
Re: [lsug] ideas for next dojo - Hello chaps, AFAIK, it needs to be 2.10-M3 in order to user 8. Jul 4, 2012 12:46 AM
Re: [lsug] ideas for next dojo - Hi Andy, all, Don't really got what you was trying to achieve, but I've just setup a github repo that use SBT 0.12 and Scala 2.10 It could serve as template for experimenting macro, each idea could be co Alois C. Jul 3, 2012 11:08 PM
Re: [lsug] ideas for next dojo - The code for the debug macro that we could not get to compile is here: https://gist.github.com/303958­9 (yep, know there is a lot of imports, it was more an attempt a Andy H. Jul 3, 2012 2:04 PM
Re: [lsug] ideas for next dojo - Hi everyone, I'm just started working in London and looking forward meeting you all! Something that I already heard people looking for is having the "reverse" string-interpolation which could be ni Alois C. Jul 3, 2012 2:00 PM
Re: [lsug] ideas for next dojo - I think it could be something initially very simple: // define macro def xpath user 8. Jul 3, 2012 1:35 AM
Re: [lsug] ideas for next dojo - Sounds like a fun macro to try, could consider changing it to val nodes =  "/html/body/table[1]/tbo­dy/tr/ td[3]".xpath However we still have to get the basics of macros working first and then, I think, there is a lot o Andy H. Jul 2, 2012 11:49 PM
ideas for next dojo - Hello chaps, I'd like to go ahead with the study of macros. I have a suggestion: Write a macro which understands XPath, and produce the corresponding expression using the existing scala.xml._ classes. For example: This line of code user 8. Jul 2, 2012 10:40 PM
Re: [lsug] dojo code - team combinator parser code - Hi Pawel, I vote for the way it was done this time. Reason: we learn more with different groups working on different things. Thanks a lot. Cheers :) Richard Gomes twitter: frgomes ------------------------------­------------------------------­ user 8. Jun 22, 2012 2:04 AM
Re: [lsug] dojo code - Macros - Hello chaps, I've managed to make the make the macros tutorial work.     � user 8. Jun 22, 2012 2:00 AM
[lsug] dojo code - ScalaCL and metaDSL - Thanks all for the nice opportunity for networking, sharing ideas and eventually learn something, as user 8. Jun 22, 2012 1:36 AM
Re: [lsug] dojo code - team combinator parser code - Thanks everyone for attending! Keep the code coming, post it somewhere, tweet about it etc. :) How did everyone like the formula for figuring out what to work on with people being able to choose? Should we continue this or should everyone work on the Pawel K. May 18, 2012 2:01 PM
dojo code - team combinator parser code - Hi Thanks to Paweł for last nights dojo, was good fun. The code for the mega mud AI Combinator Parser can be found at  https://gi Andy H. May 18, 2012 12:37 PM
Play/Heroku talk by James Ward, next week - Preview not available Andy H. May 16, 2012 10:28 AM
Early Bird prices for MongoDB UK end today! - Hello everyone, Wanted to let you know that early bird prices for MongoDB UK end today, May 14. MongoDB UK is the one day conference dedicated to the open source document database, MongoDB. MongoDB UK will feature over 40 sessions user 4. May 14, 2012 7:08 AM
New Play Framework meetup group - Hi The London Play! Framework Meetup Group If you are interested in the Play Framework (Play2 is part of the Typesafe stack) Justin has started a London area meetup group Andy H. May 13, 2012 11:35 PM
London Scala UG - May Update - Hi and " May the 4th be with you " :-) Hope everyone that went to ScalaDays had fun and for those that didn' Andy H. May 4, 2012 9:40 AM
Re: [lsug] Tomorrow's DOJO - Cool, thanks On May 1,[masked]:06 PM, "Etuka Onono" < [address removed] > wrote: David M. May 1, 2012 10:07 PM
Re: [lsug] Tomorrow's DOJO - David, I have included a readme with a link to the instructions. Etuka Etuka O. May 1, 2012 10:06 PM
Re: Re: [lsug] Tomorrow's DOJO - Good to see Arsenal top in football.dat On 1 May[masked]:51, David Marrs < [address removed] > wrote: Jim C. May 1, 2012 1:11 PM
Re: Re: [lsug] Tomorrow's DOJO - Hi Etuka, Thanks for putting this online. Could you add a readme explaining what the exercise is? David. On Tue, May 1, 2012 at 7:45 AM, Etuka Onono wrote: > Link didn't show up: > > https://github.com/hardlianoti­on/scala_d David M. May 1, 2012 12:51 PM
Re: Re: [lsug] Tomorrow's DOJO - Link didn't show up: https://github.com/hardlianoti­on/scala_dojo Etuka O. May 1, 2012 7:45 AM
Re: [lsug] Tomorrow's DOJO - That's a good idea. I set up my first shared repository for Etuka O. May 1, 2012 12:58 AM
Re: Re: [lsug] Tomorrow's DOJO - I'm glad to see that the Dojo continues past the dojo day. :) Putting your solutions on Github may be a good way to share and compare them. I can create a repo on the LSUG's Github group: https://github.com/lsug-dojo if that would be helpful. Pawel K. Apr 29, 2012 11:10 PM
Re: [lsug] Re: Running ScalaTest in Eclipse - :-) Thats good Github is not playing ball at the moment, I'll have another go at pushing the cod Andy H. Apr 27, 2012 8:43 PM
Re: [lsug] Re: Running ScalaTest in Eclipse - You are a star Andy that worked first time. Thanks Jim On 27 April[masked]:06, Andy Hicks < [address removed] > Jim C. Apr 27, 2012 8:29 PM
Re: Running ScalaTest in Eclipse - Hi Jim What I normally do is create a sbt project and import that, but thats a little bit more work, for last wed we did this: Andy H. Apr 27, 2012 8:05 PM
Running ScalaTest in Eclipse - Hi Andy, I am trying to run some ScalaTest unit tests in Eclipse without any luck. What did you have to do to run the tests in Eclipse? You was running the tests at the Dojo without any problems. Thanks Jim C. Apr 27, 2012 7:41 PM
Re: Re: [lsug] Tomorrow's DOJO - I'm up for that. I've just bought the book. Meanwhile, I had another go at the exercise for a more Scala-ish solution than my first effort... object Weather extends App { val lines = scala.io.Source.fromFile("data­/weather.dat").getLines.toList­.d Etuka O. Apr 27, 2012 9:28 AM
Re: [lsug] Tomorrow's DOJO - On 26 April[masked]:13, Tan Quach wrote: > Hi, > > I just wanted to say thanks for running the Dojo last night, I learned a > lot. Agreed, and I would also like to thank Pawel and the TIM Group for hosting it. > > If anyon Sue S. Apr 27, 2012 8:21 AM
Re: [lsug] Tomorrow's DOJO - Hi, I just wanted to say thanks for running the Dojo last night, I learned a lot. If anyone else has the Scala for the Impatient book and are working through the exercises and would like to compare answers, please let me know as I am work Tan Q. Apr 26, 2012 9:10 AM
Re: [lsug] Tomorrow's DOJO - Hi. It is an advanced topic which requires a knowledge of quite a few of Scala's features so I'm not sure if people just starting with the language (which is usually about half of the people attending) will be able to jump straight into that. On the Pawel K. Apr 24, 2012 3:50 PM
Re: [lsug] Ideas for tomorrow's Dojo - Thanks Andy. On 24 April[masked]:19, Andy Hicks < [address removed] > wrote: Jim C. Apr 24, 2012 3:42 PM
Re: [lsug] Tomorrow's DOJO - Maybe combinators can be the topic of the dojo :) On Apr 24,[masked]:06 PM, "Jim Collins" < [address removed] > wrote: David M. Apr 24, 2012 3:25 PM
Re: [lsug] Ideas for tomorrow's Dojo - Hi, I've just purchased the ' Scala for the Impatient' book. This has some exercises at the end of each chapter that we may be able to use. A couple of r Andy H. Apr 24, 2012 3:18 PM
Re: [lsug] Ideas for tomorrow's Dojo - Preview not available Jim C. Apr 24, 2012 2:09 PM
Ideas for tomorrow's Dojo - Hey everyone. Any ideas for tomorrow's Dojo or are we doing the code katas again? Cheers Paweł Pawel K. Apr 24, 2012 1:57 PM
Tomorrow's DOJO - Hi, Does anyone have experience with combinator parsing? I would be keen to speak with anyone experienced in using these at tomorrow's dojo. Thanks Jim Jim C. Apr 24, 2012 1:00 PM
Next Dojo on Wednesday 25th April instead of Thursday 19th April - Hi everyone. We're rescheduling the next Dojo from Thursday 19th April to Wednesday 25th of April due to clash with Martin Odersky's talk on the 19th. Why not Thursday 26th? There's another dev meetup happening at the time - Hacker News. S Pawel K. Apr 17, 2012 6:02 PM
Re: [lsug] Re: Martin Odersky presenting at the same time as this month's dojo - Change of plans, next Thursday is Hacker News meetup, rescheduling for Wednesday, sorry for the confusion. Cheers Paweł 2012/4/17 Paweł Krupiński : > Three for, one against, I'm rescheduling the dojo fo Pawel K. Apr 17, 2012 5:58 PM
Re: [lsug] Re: Martin Odersky presenting at the same time as this month's dojo - Three for, one against, I'm rescheduling the dojo for next Thursday. Cheers Paweł On Mon, Apr 16, 2012 at 8:36 PM, Pawel Krupinski wrote: >>         Paweł > > Wow, Meetup.com seems to have added U Pawel K. Apr 17, 2012 5:51 PM
Re: Martin Odersky presenting at the same time as this month's dojo - >         Paweł Wow, Meetup.com seems to have added UTF-8 support to their mailing lists. :) Cheers Paweł Pawel K. Apr 16, 2012 8:35 PM
Re: [lsug] Martin Odersky presenting at the same time as this month's dojo - I'd appreciate that On Apr 16,[masked]:49 PM, "Pawel Krupinski" < [address removed] > wrote: David M. Apr 16, 2012 7:57 PM
Re: [lsug] Martin Odersky presenting at the same time as this month's dojo - Preview not available Janek B. Apr 16, 2012 5:21 PM
Re: [lsug] Martin Odersky presenting at the same time as this month's dojo - sounds reasonable Today there are drinks at the shakespeare near barbican for the people going to scala days tomorrow. many scala commuters will be there Cheers On 16 April 2012 Fernando R. Apr 16, 2012 5:18 PM
Martin Odersky presenting at the same time as this month's dojo - Hi everyone. This month's Scala Dojo seems to be conflicting with Martin Odersky's presentation at Skills Matter: http://www.meetup.com/london-s­cala/events/43253722/ What do you say for rescheduling the Dojo to next Thursday? Cheers Pawel K. Apr 16, 2012 4:49 PM
Re: [lsug] Pre-ScalaDays drink - This *official* Scala Days 2012 program appears to be out of date http://days2012.scala-lang.org/program with the accepted talks http://days2012.scala-lang.org/node/92 ?!? On 13 April[masked]:24, Andy Hicks wrote: > Hi > > I've ju Peter P. Apr 16, 2012 7:10 AM
Pre-ScalaDays drink - Hi I've just posted this to the main scala email group but if you don't read it then here is a repeat. Basically, even if you are not going to ScalaDays but fancy a drink and a bit of a scala chat on Monday night then Andy H. Apr 13, 2012 1:24 PM
CFPs open for MongoDB UK - Hello everyone, I wanted to reach out and let you all know that we've opened proposals for  MongoDB UK . MongoDB UK is the annual conference in London dedicated to the open-source, non-relational dat user 4. Apr 12, 2012 3:21 PM
Find Your 'Scala' Ninja - Preview not available Andy H. Apr 4, 2012 12:39 PM
London Scala UG - April Update - Hi All OK, the big one for this month/year is ScalaDays, this is by far the largest scala conference so far. Should be a long, but fun, couple of days. If you don't have a ticket, sorry, it's all sold out. Martin has al Andy H. Apr 2, 2012 5:52 PM
London Scala UG - March Update - Hi All Thanks to Jan for the 'Spring and Scala' session Andy H. Mar 4, 2012 12:39 PM
Re: [lsug] LSUG blocked by proxy :( - HI Kingsley, It's easier to read at home! :D Thanks a lot for you user 8. Mar 2, 2012 11:49 AM
Re: [lsug] LSUG blocked by proxy :( - Hi Richard, You might want to try a web proxy server too, though it sounds like your company have an aggressively restrictive domain access policy. Worth a try in any event though: Kingsley D. Mar 1, 2012 11:00 PM
Re: [lsug] LSUG blocked by proxy :( - Hi Andy, Well... they block even download.eclipse.org. Absolutely nonsense user 8. Mar 1, 2012 10:45 PM
Re: [lsug] LSUG blocked by proxy :( - Hi Richard It's the first time that I've heard of meetup.com being a blocked sight If your looking for the next couple of events then I've listed them below, In gener Andy H. Feb 28, 2012 10:06 PM
LSUG blocked by proxy :( - Hi guys, The proxy server of the company I work for does not like meetup.com :( So I cannot visit the LSUG home page from there. Cheers Richard Gomes user 8. Feb 28, 2012 9:20 PM
Re: [lsug] Gauging interest in Scala training in the London area - Same reply. I'm interested in the course. Please provide at least with some ranges as of time and cost. Fernando R. Feb 25, 2012 9:18 AM
Re: [lsug] Fast Number Crunching and Fast Time to Market with Scala - Hi Kingsley, yes. The correct link for ScalaCL is user 8. Feb 24, 2012 12:25 AM
Re: [lsug] Gauging interest in Scala training in the London area - Hi Dick and Bill I probably will be interested in the advanced course subject to work commitments. I guess you already know that very late June, July and August time frame is typically holiday season. I would shoot for May or June. On 23 Februa Peter P. Feb 23, 2012 10:53 AM
Re: [lsug] Fast Number Crunching and Fast Time to Market with Scala - Hi Richard, I think your link may have been truncated and should be: http://code.google.com/p/scala­cl/   Congrats on the preso ! Kingsley D. Feb 23, 2012 9:40 AM
Fast Number Crunching and Fast Time to Market with Scala - Hello fellow Scala enthusiasts, I've given a lightning speech on 100% Scala on GPUs this week. You can see the speech here: http://skillsmatter.com/podcas­t/scala/fast-number-crunching-­and-fast-time-to-market-with-s­cala and the slides her user 8. Feb 23, 2012 1:54 AM
Re: [lsug] Gauging interest in Scala training in the London area - Hi, I am interested in attending both applied and advanced course. It would Divya P. Feb 22, 2012 10:02 PM
Re: [lsug] Gauging interest in Scala training in the London area - I'd be very interested but ultimately it would depend on time and cost. Scala is a personal pursuit for me so I'd have to fund training myself. DM On Feb 22,[masked]:26 PM, "Richard Wall" < David M. Feb 22, 2012 8:37 PM
Gauging interest in Scala training in the London area - Hi All, Bill Venners and I are considering holding a public Stairway to Scala training course in the London area sometime this year. Before we make Richard W. Feb 22, 2012 6:18 PM
GDC Mentor program - Preview not available Andy H. Feb 21, 2012 2:42 PM
Reminder: ScalaDays 2012: 'Call for Speakers' Closes Wednesday - Hi A gentle reminder... deadline for submitting to the Scala Days is 22nd Andy H. Feb 17, 2012 4:31 PM
Re: Dojo project - Hi, How about we carry on from where we left off last time? I thought the coding Katas worked well; straight into learni Damian H. Feb 16, 2012 1:20 PM
Dojo project - Hey guys and girls. What would you like the next dojo project to be?     Cheers     Paweł Pawel K. Feb 15, 2012 9:19 AM
Re: London Scala UG - February Update - On Tue, Feb 7, 2012 at 9:05 AM, Andy Hicks wrote: > March > > 5 Miles Sabin's Harnessing the power of Scala types (repeat May, Jul, Oct, > Dec) (2day, pay) Just a quick update on this ... I currently only offer my training cours Miles S. Feb 7, 2012 9:35 AM
London Scala UG - February Update - Preview not available Andy H. Feb 7, 2012 9:05 AM
ScalaDays - Call for Speakers Open - Hi For anyone that missed the announcement yesterday, the 'Call for Speakers' for ScalaDays has been opened up. For details and to submit a proposal then    http://days Andy H. Jan 19, 2012 12:46 PM
Zeebox are recruiting - Zeebox ( http://zeebox.com , http://www.scala-lang.org/node­/11 Kevin W. Jan 5, 2012 12:53 PM

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