pcburns: Yeah, a CORBA based shell would be pretty cool.
squiggy: Friends in the Bay Area means that you'll have a place to crash when you're in the Bay Area. Of course that depends on how much you like the Bay Area.
Sometimes writing software is a pain. I'm writing some software that keeps a couple machines in sync with each other. It sounds simple... but then you add users and they screw it all up. It will be cool though when it's finished.