Book sales year on year current figures:
C# down 3%
Python up 30%
VB down 1%
Perl up 4%
Ruby up > %1000
Linux(generic) down 4%
Read Hat down 24%
Other Linux/Unix up 2,807%
Now does that tell several stories?
Microsoft dialog boxes: Q. "Would you like tea or coffee?
The other talks were just saying what a wonderful thing Open Source is, and how it is the future. Yeh Yeh Yeh.
Lots of detail, I have to sort out my notes in detail - another post tomorrow.
Damian and Larry's presentation was titled "Perl 6: End-game"
Damian Conway is a trainer, and is giving 2-day Perl 6 courses NOW, and expects to be giving full blown Perl 6 courses next summer.
Have more sessions this evening, tomorrow is quieter.