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Links For 2008 10 23

links for 2008-10-23 A List Apart: Articles: Working From Home: The Readers Respond (tags: working work productivity tips office lifehacks inspiration home soho telecommute telecommuting workfromhome work,) Read more

Links For 2008 10 22

links for 2008-10-22 3 Reasons to Switch to Git from Subversion « markmcb (tags: work versioncontrol version-control vcs tools tips tech svn version version_control versus) Valued Lessons: Message Passing Conccurrency (Actor Model) in Python ... Read more

Make Cpan Your Bitch

Make CPAN Your Bitch So in a comment on Perlbuzz someone asked if this advice given in the last post would cause the latest (and possibly untested) version of a module to get installed off CPAN. The short answer is “yes”. But that only means “yes if it still passes tests” and hopefully the module maintainer has backwards compatibility tests, the... Read more

Write It Like You Mean It

Write it Like You Mean It One of the things I’ve discovered recently, and wished I’d known years ago is you need to write all your Perl applications like you were gonna be posting them to CPAN, even if you have no intention of ever doing so. At work we are starting to migrate from a legacy system that was written in the grandest of late 90s CGI... Read more

Super Awesome Cool Changes

Super Awesome Cool Changes So I’ve been busy for the last two months with work. In what little spare time I’ve had I’ve been helping Jamie set up the website for her new Pottery studio. You should check it out and watch as things change and grow there. Hopefully she’ll even start blogging soon. Read more