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Re: [mysql-5] MySQL Meetup Group Danger

From: Haidong J.
Sent on: Thursday, May 14, 2009 11:18 PM
Donny,

OPRF stands for Oak Park/River Forest. I wrote earlier to the group that I found going to Chicago is too much a hassle for me, so I wondered if people in OPRF neighbourhood are interested in meeting together.

Thanks. You may need to connect with me on Facebook. Search for MySQL OPRF and see if you could add yourself in. If not, send me a message via FB, and we can go from there. This is my first time of setting a group up on FB, so I am not very familiar with it.

 Haidong





----- Original Message ----
From: Donny <[address removed]>
To: [address removed]
Sent: Thursday, May 14,[masked]:05:56 PM
Subject: Re: [mysql-5] MySQL Meetup Group Danger

I am joining the group - but what does OPRF stand for?

On Thu, May 14, 2009 at 10:31 PM, Haidong Ji <[address removed]> wrote:
> Hi friends,
>
> I have created a Facebook group called MySQL OPRF. Let me know if you are
> interested in joining. I am not too sure if we need to be connected on FB in
> order for me to add you to the group, but we will find out.
>
> I imagine we have different skill levels with MySQL. Just a little
> background of myself, I've done MySQL install on both Linux and Windows,
> followed the MySQL 4th Edition book from Paul DuBois, maintains my own
> WordPress blog with MySQL as backend, done some backup, restore, query
> tuning, Perl hacking especially with Maatkit, helped friends with
> replication setup, etc. My idea of a group is to play with the software
> together, share ideas and pointers, and keep each other motivated. Some
> immediate toys to play with are sandbox, proxy, install and config, Perl
> scripting with DBD-mysql, etc. I am a professional trainer of Sql Server, so
> I can do some demo and presentation if needed. Oh, I definitely want to do
> more with replication.
>
> Anyway, like I said, send me an email if you are interested in meeting in
> OPRF.
>
> Cheers.
>
> Haidong
>
>
> ____________________­____________
> From: Jeff Alstadt <[address removed]>
> To: [address removed]
> Sent: Thursday, May 14,[masked]:13:15 PM
> Subject: Re: [mysql-5] MySQL Meetup Group Danger
>
> Hi all,
>
> I am definitely interested in learning more about the mysql platform. Mysql
> has tremendous benefits for any company and the power of the database
> technology is quite interesting. Currently I am working on a project right
> now which is utilizing mysql for data automation.
>
> I'd like to see the group continue esp. where we can get a projector, wifi
> and I dunno what else that would allow us to explore the database
> technology.
>
> Has anyone a contact with Sun Microsystems? They might be able to drop some
> cash in for the group to continue if it has associated costs.
>
> Thanks.
>
> Regards,
>
> Jeff Alstadt
>
>
> On Wed, May 13, 2009 at 11:04 PM, Haidong Ji <[address removed]>
> wrote:
>>
>> Thanks guys and gals for the response.
>>
>> My thought is that for a guy with a young family like me, going out of my
>> way after a days work to attend something that may or may not be productive
>> and coming home exhausted is no longer my cup of tea. Maybe when I was
>> single or kids out of the nest I can do things like that more regularly. And
>> I do think MySQL fans getting together swapping ideas and playing with
>> technology is a good idea, hence my question if there are local interest in
>> the OP/RF and neighboring area.
>>
>> Having said that, I think by all means, the Chicago meetup should continue
>> if there are interests, because it serves a different demographic than the
>> one I am currently in. So this is not my attempt to fork MySQL into
>> different directions :)
>>
>> Now Looks like there are some interest in OP/RF, I can go ahead and ask if
>> the Oak Park library could provide us a room for this purpose. Or a location
>> any of you guys can suggest. There are quite a few things that are really
>> pretty cool to discuss and play with, sandbox, mysql proxy (which I know
>> nothing about), drizzle, the new query tool, patches from different
>> companies, etc. I am thinking of creating a facebook group, and invite
>> whoever is interested to join this group, 'cause facebook group is free. So
>> if you are interested, shoot me a private email, and I will put you into the
>> group.
>>
>> Suggestions welcome.
>>
>> Haidong
>>
>>
>>
>> ----- Original Message ----
>> From: Robert C. Wafle <[address removed]>
>> To: [address removed]
>> Sent: Wednesday, May 13,[masked]:16:29 PM
>> Subject: RE: [mysql-5] MySQL Meetup Group Danger
>>
>> Hi All.
>>
>> I'd like to keep the meetup somewhere near the "EL".  I thought uncommon
>> ground was a great place to meet, it is only a few blocks from the red
>> line..
>>
>> Oh and my vote counts extra since I attended the last meeting (j/k).
>>
>> Thx
>>
>>
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Jeffrey Epstein <[address removed]>
>> Sent: Wednesday, May 13,[masked]:34 PM
>> To: [address removed] <[address removed]>
>> Subject: Re: [mysql-5] MySQL Meetup Group Danger
>>
>>
>> I already have an account on meetup so $$ is not a problem.
>>
>>
>> on 5/13/09 2:12 PM, Richard Lynch at
>> [address removed] wrote:
>>
>> > Meetup has granted a one-month free extension, through mid-June, which
>> > gives us some breathing room to work out the $$$ part.
>> >
>> > On Mon, May 11,[masked]:40 am, Richard Lynch wrote:
>> >> Meetup will be disbanding this group in a few days. -- I can't make
>> >> meetings anymore, with a job in Schaumburg and 2 pre-teen kids to care
>> >> for.
>> >>
>> >> Somebody needs to step up and take over, or it will go away.
>> >>
>> >>
>> >>
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