On 11 Jul 2001 11:54:40 +0100, Noel Carroll wrote:
> I was thinking of maybe getting something going for the ILUG like the
> Slashdot Interview. I'm not sure how successful this might be but its worth
> a shot. For a start, do you think this is something you'd be interested in?
> My thoughts are that we could do local and international people. I think
> this might have been tried before but I'm not sure and we can see how it
> goes this time. So, are you convinced that you like this idea?
Well it has been done before - evidence at
(witness the Gordon Matzigkeit, Mony Widenius and Caolan interviews at
No problems with it being done again, only reason why I haven't been
more active on this front is time and lack of questions coming in
(even from people that suggested who it was they'd like to see
> If enough
> people are interested, I'll get an address set up and we can use that for
> submitting questions as well as personalities we'd like interviewed. Then
> I'll try and find out if the personalities want to answer questions. Once
> as the answers are returned to me, I can forward them to this list and get
> them up on site.
Well the way I did it, as you might recall, was to
1// take in the questions either off the list or mailed to me directly
2// compile them and send them off to the interviewee
3// write up answers and post to the website
I don't know if you want to improve on this proc. or come up with
your own, just thought it'd be handy for you to know how I did it
(and not all that badly either IMHO).
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