[Nottingham] LAN Party! Sunday 18th Feb

Martin martin at ml1.co.uk
Tue Feb 13 11:32:02 GMT 2007


Get yer wires and hackings and fraggings together for this Sunday and:

We have a LAN Party :-)

>> Sunday 18th Feb 2007,
>> High Noon until late,
>> at:
>> The Star Inn
>> 22 Middle Street, Beeston, Nottingham, NG9 1FX
>> See:
>> http://www.multimap.com/map/browse.cgi?pc=NG91FX
>> Enter through the large archway into the car park, and up the outside
>> stone stairs on the right directly into the room that is across the arch
>> you've just gone under. You can also enter through the pub itself and
>> turn left up the stairs inside. Car parking available. Bus and train
>> stations nearby. Children friendly and outside play area.
>> Tel: 0115 9222234

We've got various 'bits' lined up:

>>> Jim Moore wrote:
>>>> I'll bring Bob.
>>>> If you missed it last time, Bob is the Big Orange Bag. Rackswitch, cables, you 
>>>> name it. I'll bring some flash drives as well, just in case anyone's after 
>>>> any.
>>>> I'll also bring Bob again. That's my Big Ol' Bike. By then he'll have a tablet 
>>>> PC/jukebox/GPS/GPRS/VOIP thing permanently mounted (I hope) or at the least 
>>>> the ability to hook it up. It doubles as a PA system as well. :) Any 
>>>> volunteers to help me lug 'im up the stairs, scream now.
>>> There's Josh, yourself and myself at the very least to set the stuff up.
>>> Likely there will also be Martin G (WiFi widget) and Michael E for
>>> setup/goodies.
>>> And anyone else whom wants to come to have a play. Spread the word!
>>> There'll be the usual troubleshooting and install help. I'll be playing
>>> with my server box to benchmark multiple ways for file and data
>>> transfers. And I've still got a LAN shoot-em'-up on there somewhere...

Are there any 'events' or 'themes' that people want to see there?

Jason, have you got any Eager UDP-ing to saturate our LAN? (Purely for
test purposes ofcourse :-) )

Spread the word,

All welcome.

(This is a children & partners welcome/friendly event also.)


Martin Lomas
martin at ml1.co.uk

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