@LANta.CON was an early Spring convention in Atlanta for technology addicts, computer enthusiasts, security professionals, hackers, gamers, and geeks hosted by a few masochistic individuals who fit somewhere into the above description.
UPDATE: @LANta.CON 2003
atlanta@georgia:~#tar -xzvf @LANta.con-3.tar.gz
exporting to ~/@LANta.con-3.....done
loading cache ./config.cache
checking for cooperation from volunteers.......ok
checking host system for coordinators...not all coordinators found
checking for coordinator funds....none found....no
checking for previous funding....insufficient access to fund pool, check bank account
checking for sponsorship.......several found......ok
checking for hotel.........none found.......no
checking for time......insufficient time
atlanta@georgia:~/@LANta.con-3#make -j 2
collect2: ld returned 1 exit status
make: *** [con-ver3] Error 1
make: Leaving directory `~/@LANta.con-3'
make: *** [core-con] Error 5
atlanta@georgia:~#rm -rf @LANta.con-3*
The official line is that @LANta.CON is officially retired. Sorry folks, but between the economy and other things it's just become too much to try to pull it together .
We suggest attending our sister con PhreakNIC.
We sincerely apologize for all the hassle and for having to cancel.
Comments, suggestions, complaints? We'll read them if you send them to us.