[tei-council] next telecon 12 days away

Christian Wittern wittern at kanji.zinbun.kyoto-u.ac.jp
Thu Sep 21 04:16:13 EDT 2006



Dear Dot and Conal,

Thanks for getting this going.  This looks like an excellent start! 
We will discuss this next Wed.

All the best,

Christian


"Dot Porter" <dporter at uky.edu> writes:

> Attached is our draft for image/text encoding. I'm afraid we raise
> more questions than we answer. Happy reading!
>
> Also posted at http://www.rch.uky.edu/image_encoding.html
>
> Thanks,
> Dot
>
> On 9/19/06, Dot Porter <dporter at uky.edu> wrote:
>> Christian and Council,
>>
>> Conal and I have been working on recommendations for linking text and
>> image, and we will post them to the council list tomorrow. Please add
>> this as an item to the agenda.
>>
>> Thanks,
>> Dot
>>
>> On 9/15/06, Christian Wittern <wittern at kanji.zinbun.kyoto-u.ac.jp> wrote:
>> >
>> > Council members,
>> >
>> > Our next realtime conversation is scheduled for Wed. Sep. 27, 2006 at
>> > 2100.   As always, I would like to remind you to look at the minutes at
>> > http://www.tei-c.org/Council/tcm25.xml?style=printable
>> > to see if you have any open action items.  Now would be a good time to
>> > catch up.
>> >
>> > As to the technical side of the conversation, I was wondering if it
>> > would be worth trying to use Skype for our telecon?  I noticed they
>> > claim that they can support conferences of up to 500 people.  I did
>> > quite a few transpacific conversations recently which went quite well
>> > (at least technically speaking), but only with 3 - 4 people
>> > involved. Nothing fancy, audio only -- but hey, you can see the waves
>> > people make when they speak, which makes it a lot easier to see who is
>> > talking (or making other noises for that matter).
>> >
>> > If you think it might be worth a try, why don't you give me your skype
>> > id (mine is cwittern).  I'll be hanging around Monday 18th at 1200 UTC
>> > to chat with those who are willing to spend a few minutes testing
>> > this.  If we can get seven or eight guinea pigs, and it works well, we
>> > might try it for real next time with everybody, and even save some
>> > money on the phone charges.  (unless somebody comes up with a
>> > compelling reason not to try this or with better services elsewhere --
>> > I for one just find it so much comfortable with a standard headset
>> > rather than a headset for a phone)
>> >
>> > Oh yes, I am also collecting agenda items.  Please tell me what we
>> > need to talk about (except, errh, filenames?)
>> >
>> > All the best,
>> >
>> > Christian
>> >
>> >
>> > --
>> >
>> >  Christian Wittern
>> >  Institute for Research in Humanities, Kyoto University
>> >  47 Higashiogura-cho, Kitashirakawa, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto 606-8265, JAPAN
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>>
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>> Dot Porter, University of Kentucky
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>
>
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> ***************************************
> Dot Porter, University of Kentucky
> #####
> Program Coordinator
> Collaboratory for Research in Computing for Humanities
> dporter at uky.edu          859-257-9549
> #####
> Editorial Assistant, REVEAL Project
> Center for Visualization and Virtual Environments
> porter at vis.uky.edu
> ***************************************
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 Christian Wittern 
 Institute for Research in Humanities, Kyoto University
 47 Higashiogura-cho, Kitashirakawa, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto 606-8265, JAPAN



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