Yeah, the Aaron Reed book is the one Audrey and I were talking about
during the talk Wed. It's quite good, although as I said don't buy the
ebook: the conversion is terrible.
The Graham Nelson book is actually Inform 6 AFAIK. Nick Montfort's
"Twisty Little Passages" is a great book and I recommend it, but it's
not about any IF dev environment. I don't see any other Inform 7 books
on Amazon, but I may have missed something.
I really need to put a link page of Inform 7 stuff on my blog. There
are several fairly complete book-like documents on line, plus other
Hope we'll meet again soon! That was fun. Thank Engine Yard again for me!
Drop Mike Haertel <m...@ducky.net> some email if you want him to talk
about his work on the POSIX regular expressions committee. He used
Icon to build a complete POSIX RE engine, and has told me he'd be
happy to talk about it. (Mike is the author of GNU grep and the
interesting part of GNU diff. He's currently a CPU designer on
contract, having previously worked for both AMD and Intel in this