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== Transportation ==
== Transportation ==
* [http://www.ashevillenc.gov/residents/transportation/city_bus/default.aspx?id=968 Bus to the airport from downtown (doesn't run on Sundays)]
* Airport bus: [http://www.ashevillenc.gov/residents/transportation/city_bus/default.aspx?id=968 Bus to the airport from downtown (doesn't run on Sundays)]
* See also [[Asheville_Airport_to_Hotel_Van_Manifest]] and [[C4L2010rideshare]]
See also [[Asheville_Airport_to_Hotel_Van_Manifest]] and [[C4L2010rideshare]]
* [http://www.geckotales.com/bike-rentals-asheville.htm Bike rentals]
== WiFi ==
== WiFi ==

Revision as of 02:52, 19 February 2010

Announcements From the Organizers

  • Conference tag: c4l10
  • Conference Program
  • Internet in guest rooms at the Renaissance Asheville is FREE.
  • Annotated Google Map
  • Hospitality Suite: 1114 (“open when a warm body is there”) - will have a portable projector!
  • Hotel Map.
    • Aside from the first floor we're using Swannanoa Room (2nd Floor), Hospitality Suite 1114; one preconference will use Oakland Heights (12th floor)
  • http://tinyurl.com/ashevillebuzz is an alias to this page
  • Jobs4Lib - flipchart near the registration area

Does Anybody Want To...?

See also C4L2010_social_activities -- should we move summaries here?


Attending the conference and tweeting about it? Add yourself to 2010 Twitter List to end up in the @code4lib twitter list for convenient following.

An archive of tweets based on the #c4l10 hashtag can be viewed at Twapperkeeper.


  • Breakfast Tuesday - Thursday is continental
  • Lunch is provided on Tuesday and Wednesday. Lunch options on other days:

Dinner Plans

See C4L2010 social activities for some planned dinners (feel free to summarize here!)

  • Sunday & Monday
  • Tuesday & Wednesday

Things To Do

See also C4L2010_social_activities -- should we move summaries here?



SSH Tunneling to get around blocked ports

Ports blocked? Try this:

  • On your laptop, execute:
 ssh -f -N -L 9999:chat.freenode.net:6667 machine.I.have.rights.on

...where chat.freenode.net:6667 is the machine/port you want to eventually get to, machine.i.have.rights.on is...well, that, and 9999 is an empty port on your local machine.

You'll be prompted for a password if you need one, after which you can put it in the background.

Then you can set up your chat software to talk to localhost:9999 and you're set.

Ground Crew Contacts

Please feel free to contact us about anything, any time, between now and the end of the conference.