BROKEN DIRECTIONS [Re: ANNOUNCEMENT: There will be a BAD meeting at 7pm on Wed 9 March at Fry's Fremont Cafe]
Tony Godshall <email@example.com>
Tue, 8 Mar 2005 07:38:40 -0800
According to Tony Godshall,
> [firstname.lastname@example.org has a sharp eye]
> Back to the South end of the Bay for the first time in a
> long while, we'll meet at 7pm in the Cafe at Fry's Fremont.
> The cafe at Fry's has soups and sandwiches and espressos and
> soft drinks. No alcohol. Minors are welcome.
> To get there...
> 1. I-680 to Auto Mall, go West
> 2. at first light, right onto Osgood
> 3. right into lot.
> 1. I-580 to Auto Mall, go East
Uh, I meant I-880.
> 2. just before I-680, left onto Osgood
> 3. first right into lot.
> BART to Fremont BART, and then bike five miles...
> it looks like a fairly bike-friendly route is
> 1. Southest to big park
> 2. continue through park Southeast to SE corner of park
> (1 mile from BART)
> 3. go SE on Paseo Padre and follow as it turns E (1.5 mi)
> 4. Right on Driscoll, it turns into Osgood. Fry's on left
> in 2.2 miles.
> Transit for pedestrians is available but it tends to be very
> commuter-oriented. If you need it, I recommend the regional trip
> ... or ask for a ride here. I'll drive if I can put
> together a carpool from Berkeley/Oakland/Alameda folks
> (meet at e.g. Rockridge BART)
> The ulterior motive for holding the meeting at Fry's is to
> prep for EFF PVR Build-In in Alameda probably Saturday 12
> I doubt that Fry's has a Linux-compatible HDTV card (I'm
> back-ordering an Air2PC since pcHDTV-3000 is apparently
> antenna-only) but I'll be shopping for a new machine that
> meets EFF's spec (they recommend a 3MHz P4 with a 800MHz
> FSB to do HDTV capture).
> Hopefully I have complied fully my obligations under
> the meeting rules
> -- Tony Godshall
-- Tony Godshall