Re: Kevin Smith Film Fest

2001-03-09 Thread Simon Wistow
Hamlet D'Arcy wrote: Long story short... I won advance tickets, a mallrats CD, Mallrats baseball hat, mallrats stickers, and... A FULL SET OF MALLRATS TRADING CARDS! (which I still have). Must. Resist. Urge. To Burgle. House.

Re: DJ jabbers on the O'Reilly Network

2001-03-09 Thread Dave Cross
At Fri, 9 Mar 2001 09:24:10 -, "Robert Shiels" [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: http://www.oreillynet.com/ DJ Adams, yet another famous London Perl Monger! With a photo as well no less. Not just _any_ photo, but one of him drinking beer at a london.pm meeting.

Re: RPC stuff

2001-03-09 Thread Dominic Mitchell
On Thu, Mar 08, 2001 at 02:54:23PM -, Jonathan Peterson wrote: What's the best way forward for RPC / distributed Perl stuff? I don't need anything super complicated, but RPC::Simple seems to want to use Tk ?! I've just been doing stuff in PlRPC and it works quite well. It's based on

Strange Request

2001-03-09 Thread Dean
Does any one here have any smallish programs (around the 50 lines mark) that are badly written and need a tidy up? (I've seen the 12 steps, i know your hiding the good stuff) I'm looking for a few bits of code (Not Obfuscated contest level though :)) that i can use as examples of bad coding

Re: Strange Request

2001-03-09 Thread Matthew Byng-Maddick
On Fri, 9 Mar 2001, Dean wrote: code (Not Obfuscated contest level though :)) that i can use as examples of bad coding style. If all else fails I'll be raiding Matts script archive ;) This is probably your best bet :) MBM (runs away very fast from ever having to touch a piece of code

Dimsum today

2001-03-09 Thread Leon Brocard
Heya folks, Piers and I just realised that we hadn't done dimsum at the New World for a while, so we're doing it today at 1pm. New World is at 1 Gerrard Place in Chinatown, opposite the fire station. Hope to see you there! Leon -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/

Re: DJ jabbers on the O'Reilly Network

2001-03-09 Thread David Cantrell
On Fri, Mar 09, 2001 at 04:30:39AM -0500, Dave Cross wrote: Not just _any_ photo, but one of him drinking beer at a london.pm meeting. http://london.pm.org/MeetPics3.html I wonder if O'Reilly approached the copyright holder ... -- David Cantrell | [EMAIL PROTECTED] |

Re: RPC stuff

2001-03-09 Thread Paul Sharpe
On Fri, 9 Mar 2001, Dominic Mitchell wrote: I've used Frontier::Client in production FWIW. Cheers, paul On Thu, Mar 08, 2001 at 02:54:23PM -, Jonathan Peterson wrote: What's the best way forward for RPC / distributed Perl stuff? I don't need anything super complicated, but

Re: Scraping news feeds?

2001-03-09 Thread mallum
I run http://10.am and do this on a largish scale. For aggregating RSS feeds I use RSSLite [1] rather than XML::RSS. RSSLite avoids using expat and is a little naughty in parsing XML that would make expat barf ( Alot of RSS feeds unfortunatly contain bad XML ). For actual scaping of sites I

Re: DJ jabbers on the O'Reilly Network

2001-03-09 Thread DJ Adams
On Fri, Mar 09, 2001 at 11:56:30AM +, David Cantrell wrote: I can't remember, but I *think* I took that picture. Not that I actually give a shit. Oops, sorry! I thought it was Robert that took it. Mea culpa :-( At least we (London PM) get some publicity from the article (I couldn't

Re: Scraping news feeds?

2001-03-09 Thread DJ Adams
On Fri, Mar 09, 2001 at 12:50:17PM -0500, mallum wrote: I run http://10.am and do this on a largish scale. Mallum - greetings! I didn't know you were on this list - then again, I am crap at keeping up anyway... dj

Re: Scraping news feeds?

2001-03-09 Thread Dave Cross
At Fri, 9 Mar 2001 12:00:19 +, Michael Stevens [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Fri, Mar 09, 2001 at 12:50:17PM -0500, mallum wrote: For aggregating RSS feeds I use RSSLite [1] rather than XML::RSS. RSSLite avoids using expat and is a little naughty in parsing XML that would make expat

Re: Kevin Smith Film Fest

2001-03-09 Thread Mark Fowler
I'll also draw a map at some point Details at http://www.twoshortplanks.com/simon/filmfest/ In order to try and finish at a vaguely reasonable hour I'm going to start early. So, my house, 2pm for a 2:30 start on Saturday. Want us to bring anything? Later. Mark. -- print

Fwd: [lmug-talk] Drool time!

2001-03-09 Thread Neil Ford
Thought this might be of interest to some. Neil. To: "lmug talk yahoogroups.com" [EMAIL PROTECTED] Date: Fri, 09 Mar 2001 04:42:43 -0800 Reply-To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: [lmug-talk] Drool time! Being sick, I should be asleep but I couldn't so I got up and did a little computer work. Just

Technical Meeting

2001-03-09 Thread Dave Cross
Just a quick reminder that there will be _no_ technical meeting next Thursday. We've seen far too much of each other and it wouldn't be healthy :) The next meeting is on Thursday 5th April and the next technical meeting is Thursday 19th April. Suggestions for venues for both are welcomed. The

Re: DJ jabbers on the O'Reilly Network

2001-03-09 Thread David H. Adler
On Fri, Mar 09, 2001 at 06:48:16AM -0500, Dave Cross wrote: I wonder if O'Reilly approached the copyright holder ... Heh! "The use of the beer glass image in association with the Perl language is a trademark of the London Perl Mongers". I'm pretty sure NY.pm can claim prior art