The Room Do I dare disturb the universe?

Ring Ring Ring Ring Perl Phone

Ring Ring Ring Ring Perl Phone! So I just got my first Perl script running on my Phone. I have a T-Mobile G1 and I installed the Android Scripting Environment 0.11-Alpha which allows you to install a copy of Perl5 (as of this writing 5.10.0) on your phone. It then sets up an RPC enviroment giving you access to the native Android APIs via a very ... Read more

In The Room

In the Room In the Room, originally uploaded by sartak. Shawn Moore found the building my Blog apparently lives in. In Tokyo of all places. One day I shall have to visit my blog! Read more

Command Line Moose Or Knowing What You Dont Know.

Command Line Moose or Knowing what You Don’t know. In one of the comments on Dave Cross’s hotly debated “Moose or No Moose” post someone said: To those who claim Moose is usable in command-line commands, please can you get Moose developers to stop saying otherwise, cos it's hard not to take their claims seriously. I’m a core Moose developer.... Read more

Take Arms Against A Sea Of Troubles

Take arms against a sea of troubles So Dave Cross has started injecting Moose Koolaid into his CPAN modules and got smacked by Adam Kennedy for injecting Moose into something with a ton of downstream dependencies. Or at least it used to have a ton of downstream deps, the module in question, Test::Warn (as Adam rightly points out) has moved on. ... Read more

Blatant Begging

Blatant Begging So the time has come where I scurry and do some last minute organization for Perl Oasis. Last year was very small because I wasn’t very organized in advertising it, and this year I hope to do better but the first hurdle is fund raising. Last year we had amazing support from HD Publishing Group a local Perl company. They simply ca... Read more