Subject: Re: Who's going to IETF? (Social events)
To: Ted Lemon <email@example.com>
From: Perry E. Metzger <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 02/16/1999 13:47:44
Ted Lemon <email@example.com> writes:
> > Does IETF have BOF like sessions in the evening? Perhaps something
> > can be done as a BOF of sorts? I might show up myself if work
> > doesn't keep me otherwise occupied.
> It does have IETF-related BOFs, but a NetBSD BOF would be a little
> odd. Also, there are actual evening sessions. But we could
> definitely try to have a NetBSD gathering of some sort.
IETF BOFs are not like Usenix BOFs. They are proto-working groups.
The BOF equivalent most often used is "gather at bar and drink until
2am." I usually am logged in from the bar all week, every night. :)