Fwd: This month's LUV Programmers SIG meeting
gcross at alphalink.com.au
Sun May 12 08:45:43 CDT 2002
At last week's PM meeting, Scott mentioned that this month's LUV Programmers
SIG meeting was going to be a hands-on session with XP.
A number of people were interested in more information, so here is the
preliminary announcement. If you would like more details, join the SIG
mailing list (the SIG page URL is at the bottom of this e-mail) or contact
Scott or myself.
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Subject: This month's Programmers SIG meeting
Date: Sun, 12 May 2002 23:23:47 +1000
From: Graeme Cross <gcross at alphalink.com.au>
To: LUV Programmers SIG <programmers-sig at luv.asn.au>
The next LUV Programmers SIG meeting is on Tuesday May 28.
The meeting will be a hands-on introduction to XP (Extreme Programming).
Extreme Programming (XP) is one of the newer agile methodologies for
software development and has proven to be both very popular and very
You can find more information on XP at a number of web sites including:
http://www.extremeprogramming.org/ and http://www.xprogramming.com/
We are going to use XP to write an application (or two) for LUV,
including a web-based membership database application.
There will be more information posted to the mailing list over the next
two weeks organising the details.
Everyone is welcome to the meeting, which is at:
7pm, Tuesday May 28
Level 8, Blackwood House
14-20 Blackwood Street, North Melbourne
Blackwood Street is the first on the left on Flemington Road, near the
Royal Melbourne Hospital.
We will be going for dinner afterwards at La Porchetta near the Queen
The planned talks for upcoming Programmers SIG meetings are:
Jun 25: To be confirmed -- possibly a continuation of the XP session
Jul 23: "Using Python to produce business documents, barcodes and
PDF files", John Leach
Aug 27: "Hacking GUIs with Ruby", Graeme Cross
More SIG information can be found at http://programmers.luv.asn.au/
Graeme Cross <gcross at alphalink.com.au>
More information about the Melbourne-pm