Author: Laslo Hunhold <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: Wed, 27 May 2020 12:40:41 +0200
Announce slcon 2020 cancellation
Signed-off-by: Laslo Hunhold <email@example.com>
2 files changed, 7 insertions(+), 55 deletions(-)
diff --git a/suckless.org/conferences/2020/index.md b/suckless.org/conferences/2020/index.md
@@ -1,51 +1,5 @@
suckless conference 2020, Bad Liebenzell, Germany
-slcon7 will be held in Bad Liebenzell, Baden-Württemberg in Germany on
-Call for Papers
-There will be regular talk sessions this year and we are calling for
-optional talk proposals of around 10-30 minutes covering either
-technological or philosophical topics (rants are welcome as well). Each
-proposal should contain
-* the name of the author
-* an abstract written in English
-* presumably reference links to related ideas or topics
-and be sent to [firstname.lastname@example.org](mailto:email@example.com)
-_until 2020-07-30_. We don't expect a paper or slide set prior to the
-conference! If you can not attend on a certain day, please add a note
-about it so we can fine-tune the schedule accordingly.
-The accommodation fee will be around 170€ and includes everything.
-It will be due upon reservation confirmation.
-Please contact us if and why you want to request sponsorship for the
-accomodation; nobody should be left out for financial reasons.
-In order to be able to arrange the conference properly, we also kindly
-ask all of you who want to attend the event to _register until
-2020-08-01_ by sending a mail to
-with your name and clear message that you will definitely attend.
-Places are limited (!) and secured on a first mail basis. We will inform
-all successful registrants within 2 weeks after receiving their
-We also believe that it would be a good idea to arrange your travel
-already, if you plan to attend. We recommend arrival on 2020-09-17 at
-noon and departure on 2020-09-20 evening.
-The closest international airport is Stuttgart, Germany. Bad Liebenzell
-is a 40 minute trip from Stuttgart airport and well-accessible by train.
-Members of the suckless.org e.V. are invited to attend our annual
-Mitgliederversammlung (members meeting) on 2020-09-17 evening at the
-venue (the invitation and exact location will be sent later).
-We are looking forward to your talk proposals and registration requests!
+slcon7 was planned to be held in Bad Liebenzell, Baden-Württemberg in
+Germany on 2020-09-(17-20), but cancelled due to the 2019-nCoV pandemic.
diff --git a/suckless.org/index.md b/suckless.org/index.md
@@ -9,16 +9,14 @@ News
-[st 0.8.3](//st.suckless.org/) released: [download](//dl.suckless.org/st/st-0.8.3.tar.gz)
+The [slcon7](conferences/2020) has been cancelled due to the 2019-nCoV
-Registrations are now open for [slcon7](conferences/2020) that will
-be held in Bad Liebenzell, Germany, on 2020-09-(17-20).
-The CfP for interested participants will end on 2020-07-30.
+[st 0.8.3](//st.suckless.org/) released: [download](//dl.suckless.org/st/st-0.8.3.tar.gz)