Re: [CODE4LIB] Advice on a class

2011-07-30 Thread Luciano Ramalho
, the main language used to program iPhones and iPads. Putting aside the OOP issue, learning C is totally worthwhile as a grounding for any other language. Its what C++ adds to C that is not worth the trouble, as there are better alternatives. Cheers, -- Luciano Ramalho programador repentista

Re: [CODE4LIB] [lita-l] Re: Seeking feedback on database design for an open source software registry

2011-07-27 Thread Luciano Ramalho
and even code in the form of patches, if they find the project useful. Of course, developing in the open does not guarantee that you will get any volunteer help. But doing it behind closed doors does guarantee that you won't get any. Cheers, -- Luciano Ramalho programador repentista || stand-up

Re: [CODE4LIB] Any Experiences with In-House Training and Development?

2011-07-19 Thread Luciano Ramalho
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Re: [CODE4LIB] Seth Godin on The future of the library

2011-05-19 Thread Luciano Ramalho
limited) Why is it hard to justify anything that would be good for everyone? -- Luciano Ramalho programador repentista || stand-up programmer Twitter: @luciano

Re: [CODE4LIB] Seth Godin on The future of the library

2011-05-19 Thread Luciano Ramalho
/wiki/Escalation_of_commitment -- Luciano Ramalho programador repentista || stand-up programmer Twitter: @luciano

Re: [CODE4LIB] Seth Godin on The future of the library

2011-05-16 Thread Luciano Ramalho
(to figure out creative ways to find and use data). They need a library not at all ...  We need librarians more than we ever did. What we don't need are mere clerks who guard dead paper. -- Mike. -- Luciano Ramalho programador repentista || stand-up programmer Twitter: @luciano

Re: [CODE4LIB] Position Anouncment: Web Developer - University of Pittsburgh

2011-05-06 Thread Luciano Ramalho
Gregg, Brian D bdgr...@pitt.edu wrote: Systems/Programmer III Web Developer, Information Systems, Thomas BL. To apply or see more information on this position: https://www.pittsource.com/applicants/jsp/shared/position/JobDetails_css.jsp?postingId=239751 This is a temporary grant-funded position

Re: [CODE4LIB] What do you wish you had time to learn?

2011-05-01 Thread Luciano Ramalho
On Fri, Apr 29, 2011 at 9:08 PM, Fleming, Declan dflem...@ucsd.edu wrote: Wine appreciation - ok, this one is a lie.  BEER!!! Same here. Both the façade and the truth. -- Luciano Ramalho programador repentista || stand-up programmer Twitter: @luciano

[CODE4LIB] irtual Lightning Talks: tests passed, but Webinar not found

2011-04-29 Thread Luciano Ramalho
. Edward On Fri, Apr 1, 2011 at 6:42 PM, Luciano Ramalho luci...@ramalho.org wrote: On Fri, Apr 1, 2011 at 3:01 PM, Peter Murray peter.mur...@lyrasis.org wrote: So far no one has signed up to present on Monday and only one person has signed up to attend.  It sounds like the idea of virtual

Re: [CODE4LIB] Webinar information for today's Virtual Lightning Talks

2011-04-29 Thread Luciano Ramalho
://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/2.5/ -- Luciano Ramalho programador repentista || stand-up programmer Twitter: @luciano

Re: [CODE4LIB] irtual Lightning Talks: tests passed, but Webinar not found

2011-04-29 Thread Luciano Ramalho
I just got in the room. Please ignore my last message. Cheers, Luciano On Fri, Apr 29, 2011 at 1:05 PM, Luciano Ramalho luci...@ramalho.org wrote: Hello, Peter! I am trying to connect to the Webinar but I keep getting a Java NullPointerException traceback, with an Event not found message

Re: [CODE4LIB] What do you wish you had time to learn?

2011-04-27 Thread Luciano Ramalho
love to teach and I am a Python and Django instructor (I've used Python professionally since 1998). I've been using CouchDB for a few months at work now. -- Luciano Ramalho programador repentista || stand-up programmer Twitter: @luciano

Re: [CODE4LIB] Why does the MARC to DC crosswalk refuse to use Creator?

2011-04-25 Thread Luciano Ramalho
them all in Contributor instead. -Esme -- Esme Cowles escow...@ucsd.edu During my service in the United States Congress, I took the initiative in  creating the Internet. -- Al Gore On Apr 18, 2011, at 5:13 PM, Luciano Ramalho wrote: I am mystified by the discovery that the MARC to DC

[CODE4LIB] Why does the MARC to DC crosswalk refuse to use Creator?

2011-04-18 Thread Luciano Ramalho
I am mystified by the discovery that the MARC to DC Crosswalk does not map *any* MARC tag to the DC Creator element! http://www.loc.gov/marc/marc2dc.html Does anyone know the reasoning behind this strange decision? -- Luciano Ramalho programador repentista || stand-up programmer Twitter

Re: [CODE4LIB] Sign up to present at the Code4Lib Virtual Lightning Talks on April 4th

2011-04-01 Thread Luciano Ramalho
, but I think the lead time was too short, particularly for an activity intended for business hours (1:30pm EDT is 2:30pm BRT / UTC-3). How about trying again, but aiming at a date in late April? -- Luciano Ramalho programador repentista || stand-up programmer Twitter: @luciano

Re: [CODE4LIB] Controlled Vocabulary DB: RESTful CRU[D]

2011-03-01 Thread Luciano Ramalho
On Tue, Mar 1, 2011 at 5:07 PM, Luciano Ramalho luci...@ramalho.org wrote: On Tue, Mar 1, 2011 at 4:31 PM, William Denton w...@pobox.com wrote: On 1 March 2011, Bobbi Fox wrote: I have been tasked with coming up with a RESTful Create, Read, Update [we're not Deleting] API to our home-grown

Re: [CODE4LIB] Controlled Vocabulary DB: RESTful CRU[D]

2011-03-01 Thread Luciano Ramalho
- Solutions for Improving Scalability and Simplicity By Subbu Allamaraju http://oreilly.com/catalog/9780596801694 -- Luciano Ramalho programador repentista || stand-up programmer Twitter: @luciano

Re: [CODE4LIB] GPL incompatible interfaces

2011-02-18 Thread Luciano Ramalho
it within their infrastructure. That is exactly why the AGPL was created, by the way. To provide a way to make companies like Google share the changes they make to GPL software they use to provide services to third parties. -- Luciano Ramalho programador repentista || stand-up programmer Twitter

Re: [CODE4LIB] Which O'Reilly books should we give away at Code4Lib 2011?

2010-12-14 Thread Luciano Ramalho
100% RESTful API is a highly productive web-services platform with a document oriented data model and built-in peer-to-peer replication. In short, it does very well lots of things we need done. -- Luciano Ramalho programador repentista || stand-up programmer Twitter: @luciano

[CODE4LIB] CouchDB and MongoDB (was: Re: O'Reilly books...)

2010-12-14 Thread Luciano Ramalho
://regional.bvsalud.org/php/index.php?lang=en -- Luciano Ramalho programador repentista || stand-up programmer Twitter: @luciano

Re: [CODE4LIB] CouchDB and MongoDB (was: Re: O'Reilly books...)

2010-12-14 Thread Luciano Ramalho
the conversation we had just started on the other thread. -- Luciano Ramalho programador repentista || stand-up programmer Twitter: @luciano

Re: [CODE4LIB] CouchDB and MongoDB (was: Re: O'Reilly books...)

2010-12-14 Thread Luciano Ramalho
it only appends, and appends are guaranteed to be atomic in posix systems. -- Luciano Ramalho programador repentista || stand-up programmer Twitter: @luciano

Re: [CODE4LIB] He's Pro-Django (humour)

2010-10-30 Thread Luciano Ramalho
office # 817-688-1926 mobile # do...@uta.edu # http://rocky.uta.edu/doran/ -- Luciano Ramalho programador repentista || stand-up programmer Twitter: @luciano

Re: [CODE4LIB] PHP vs. Python [was: Re: Django]

2010-10-27 Thread Luciano Ramalho
such as Python, Ruby or Perl. Sorry for the rant. I must confess I am a founder of the Brazilian Python Association and was its first president, so you can call me a Python advocate. -- Luciano Ramalho programador repentista || stand-up programmer Twitter: @luciano

Re: [CODE4LIB] Django

2010-10-25 Thread Luciano Ramalho
Web Development with Django, which includes half a dozen simple and diverse example applications. http://www.amazon.com/Python-Development-Django-Jeff-Forcier/dp/0132356139 -- Luciano Ramalho programador repentista || stand-up programmer Twitter: @luciano

Re: [CODE4LIB] Call for Papers: Code4Lib Journal

2010-08-30 Thread Luciano Ramalho
in a submission. Your peers would like to hear what you are doing. Code4Lib Journal Editorial Committee ___ Ol-lib mailing list ol-...@archive.org http://mail.archive.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/ol-lib -- Luciano Ramalho programador repentista