"The second day of the 2003 O'Reilly Open Source Convention
featured a couple dozen tutorials and no less than six keynotes on
the progress of major free software projects: Perl, Python, PHP,
MySQL, Apache, and Linux. I ran down two batteries on my laptop
before the end of the day, and the number of attendees present slid
downward inexorably as well.
"I'll say a bit of each project in this weblog, along with
summaries of four tutorials that I attended in part today and a
note about Apple at the end..."