On Tue, 28 Sep 2004 08:49:21 +0900, Yukihiro Matsumoto
<matz / ruby-lang.org> wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> In message "Re: Any YARV pre-questions in RubyConf2004?"
>     on Tue, 28 Sep 2004 06:29:08 +0900, James Britt <jamesUNDERBARb / neurogami.com> writes:
> 
> |> But I have no enough topic to talk about that for 40 mins full.
> |
> |Unless you've given this presentation before, time estimates can be hard
> |to get right.  You may end up running longer than you think.
> 
> Don't underestimate the language barrier. ;-)
> I know exactly what he feels.
> 
> Be nice to him, please, conference attenders.
> 

Speaking for everyone I think, we'll be honored to have him as our
guest at RubyConf.  We value all of the attendees, but there's
something special about "original" Rubyists coming _all the way_ from
Japan.

We'll miss you this year, Matz.  

Chad