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YAPC::Asia 2006 Tokyo

by Thilosophy (Curate)
on Dec 16, 2005 at 06:40 UTC ( #517155=perlnews: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

Konnichi ha,

the Shibuya Perl Mongers are pleased to announce that YAPC::Asia 2006 is now scheduled on March 29th - 30th in Tokyo. The conference is to be held at Ota City PiO, Tokyo with $25 (approx.) registration fee, including a conference T-shirt.

Check out the web site for details and updated information.

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Re: YAPC::Asia 2006 Tokyo
by cog (Parson) on Dec 16, 2005 at 14:52 UTC
    Konnichi ha

    I was quite sure that should've been "wa"... am I that wrong? :-)

      Konnichi ha means "Good day" whereas Konnichi wa means "Good Afternoon", so on a forum like this where people could see the message at anytime of the day the former would be more appropiate.

      Update: also the last character in Konnichi "wa" (こんにちは) is は which is actually the hiragana character for ha. :)

      "Cogito cogito ergo cogito sum - I think that I think, therefore I think that I am." Ambrose Bierce

Re: YAPC::Asia 2006 Tokyo
by SamCG (Hermit) on Dec 16, 2005 at 21:18 UTC
    And "kutsu" means shoe(s). . .

    Merlyn, even without the interpreters:
    Japanese are generally taught English writing in school, not pronunciation. You can likely get a written point across even though the spoken word will give them trouble.

      yes, but my name is 苦 痛. As I've already stated elsewhere :).

      "Cogito cogito ergo cogito sum - I think that I think, therefore I think that I am." Ambrose Bierce

Re: YAPC::Asia 2006 Tokyo
by Anonymous Monk on Dec 16, 2005 at 22:59 UTC
    We're planning to have an interpreter for every popular session (for 200 people), and even on the 2nd day we'll have English only hours on a smaller room (80+ people).
      Er, that was me. Not sure why I was recognized as Anonymous.

      Tatsuhiko Miyagawa
Re: YAPC::Asia 2006 Tokyo
by merlyn (Sage) on Dec 16, 2005 at 07:18 UTC
      There will be interpreters!

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