Re: CiP value =1.5?

2001-04-06 Thread Simon Cozens
On Thu, Apr 05, 2001 at 11:24:57PM +, Robin Szemeti wrote: @P=split//,".URRUU\c8R";@d=split//,"\n?neht krow siht seod woh oS";sub p{@p{"r$p","u$p"}=(P,P);pipe"r$p","u$p";++$p;($q*=2)+=$f=!fork;map{$P= $P[$f^ord ($p{$_})6];$p{$_}=/^$P/ix?$P:close$_}keys%p}p;p;p;p;p;map{$p {$_}=~/^[P.]/

Re: Silly postings

2001-04-06 Thread Simon Cozens
On Thu, Apr 05, 2001 at 05:27:57PM +0100, Dave Hodgkinson wrote: No, best pizza is in NY or the hypehnated environs. You go to Italky for the wine and the antipasti. It's a hell of a trip back for the main course, though. -- People in a Position to Know, Inc.

Re: Certing

2001-04-06 Thread Greg McCarroll
* David Cantrell ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote: Robin is mistaken. We had a very serious discussion which covered a number of difficult topics. Greg was volunteered to take minutes, and will be posting a summary shortly. Err, yes exactly as Dave says it. The minutes will take the form of an

RE: Silly postings

2001-04-06 Thread Matthew Jones
Hm. Looking over this you might not want to read it if you're eating or anything. I reserve judgement until I've had a NY pizza and a NY coffee. However, I expect neither to be up to the standards I expect :-) You have to beat Roma* to be acceptable. I've had a NY pizza and it was

the 2nd best london.pm meeting of all time

2001-04-06 Thread Greg McCarroll
I nominate last night as the 2nd best social meeting of all time, just behind the TVR train and toilet seat nicking of a previous meeting. The stolen wine by the thames at 1am was a particularly nice feature. -- Greg McCarroll http://www.mccarroll.uklinux.net

Re: Test

2001-04-06 Thread Dominic Mitchell
On Thu, Apr 05, 2001 at 03:57:08PM -0700, Paul Makepeace wrote: On Wed, Apr 04, 2001 at 02:40:03PM +0100, Dominic Mitchell wrote: Anyway, tip-o-the-day for mutt users. How to get HTML viewed easily and automatically. I'm not 100% sure of the security aspects, but it's still better than

Re: Certing

2001-04-06 Thread Struan Donald
* at 05/04 21:37 + Robin Szemeti said: On Thu, 05 Apr 2001, you wrote: * Greg McCarroll ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote: * Dean ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote: Will the Perl Cert discussion/brainstorming be taking part at todays meet or the technical one? todays having said that i

RE: the 2nd best london.pm meeting of all time

2001-04-06 Thread dcross - David Cross
From: Greg McCarroll [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: 06 April 2001 10:00 I nominate last night as the 2nd best social meeting of all time, just behind the TVR train and toilet seat nicking of a previous meeting. It _was_ a lot of fun. Thanks everyone for coming. The stolen wine by the thames at 1am

Re: CiP value =1.5?

2001-04-06 Thread Merijn Broeren
Quoting Simon Cozens ([EMAIL PROTECTED]): It's probably worrying if I can look at the above and think "That looks like MJD's code". Nah, the p;p;p;p;p is a dead give away. And the fnord ofcourse :-) -- Merijn Broeren| Nothing is more poignant in old age than the Software Geek |

Re: sub BEGIN {}

2001-04-06 Thread pmh
On Wed, 4 Apr 2001 09:08:09 +0100 (BST), Matthew Byng-Maddick wrote: On Tue, 3 Apr 2001, Paul Makepeace wrote: Paul, whose uni got nicked in fscking cambridge. "Ooh, it's got a wheel! Not the usual two, but fuck it, let's steal it anyway!" Ah, but people so often have quick release front

Re: Test

2001-04-06 Thread Merijn Broeren
Quoting Paul Makepeace ([EMAIL PROTECTED]): This is great, thanks! Is it possible to get it to do this *only* when the email is content-type: text/html; rather than displaying it instead of the text/plain in a multipart/alternative? Yeah, you set it up in .muttrc : auto_view text/html

[HELP] Quick question about Red Hat and gb keyboards

2001-04-06 Thread Merijn Broeren
Hi, My experience with Red Hat is none existant, and I haven't installed a n desktop Linux system in ages, so turn to you lot to ask a quick question about something that isn't immediatley obvious to me. If I change in /etc/X11/XF86config the keyboard setting to 'gb' from 'us', the backspace

Re: [HELP] Quick question about Red Hat and gb keyboards

2001-04-06 Thread Leon Brocard
Merijn Broeren sent the following bits through the ether: Anybody got an easy answer? One of the more annoying RH bugs. Just do: xmodmap -e "keycode 22 = BackSpace" in a relevant startup script (.bashrc will do). HTH, Leon -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/

Re: the 2nd best london.pm meeting of all time

2001-04-06 Thread Neil Ford
On Fri, Apr 06, 2001 at 10:00:17AM +0100, Greg McCarroll wrote: I nominate last night as the 2nd best social meeting of all time, just behind the TVR train and toilet seat nicking of a previous meeting. The stolen wine by the thames at 1am was a particularly nice feature. Not wishing to

Re: Test

2001-04-06 Thread Dominic Mitchell
On Fri, Apr 06, 2001 at 11:37:54AM +0200, Merijn Broeren wrote: On the risk of offending the person who gets really tired of the w3m-is-better meme, I prefer w3m because I get send so many tables in html, they show up real nice. I found a problem with w3m (which I admittedly didn't look at

RE: the 2nd best london.pm meeting of all time

2001-04-06 Thread Mark Fowler
On Fri, 6 Apr 2001, dcross - David Cross wrote: The stolen wine by the thames at 1am was a particularly nice feature. Oh $deity. Are we going to be barred from Vinopolis now? To clarify: We did actually pay for the wine IIRC, but strictly speaking we shouldn't have removed it from the

Re: Test

2001-04-06 Thread Mark Fowler
On Fri, 6 Apr 2001, Merijn Broeren wrote: # Else use lynx to view it as text text/html; lynx -dump %s; copiousoutput Quick question for us non mutt users that may one day consider using it. Does this run throgh the shell? And what's %s in this? I'm kinda hoping it's not able to be '; rm

Re:

2001-04-06 Thread Natalie Ford
At 22:42 04/04/01, David Cantrell wrote: They should run, not walk, to sourceforge, and get mutt for Win32. I have tried www.sourceforge.net and i get a server / dns error. I have also tried mutt.sourceforge.net which resolves OK but does not mention a win32 version. Any more pointers? I

Re:

2001-04-06 Thread Struan Donald
* at 06/04 11:34 +0100 Natalie Ford said: At 22:42 04/04/01, David Cantrell wrote: PC-Pine is suitable only for small children recovering from major surgery. ...and maybe people who prefer a GUI? :) isn't that what he said? :) struan

Ummm... Perl not professional??

2001-04-06 Thread Andy Williams
Just looking for a good book on Email I can across the review for Programming Internet Email (Oreilly) by [EMAIL PROTECTED] http://www.amazon.co.uk/exec/obidos/ASIN/1565924797/o/qid=986555353/sr=8-1/026-4687583-3140411 Comments? Andy

sheik your booty

2001-04-06 Thread Matthew Jones
Elect is a harsh term here. The man was appointed, crowned if you will. Not unlike youre queen, from what I can tell, though I've to date never seen her described as a bumbling idiot. Maybe the BBC keeps that quiet? Heh, have you never *seen* "our" royal family in action? It's not just

Re: Ummm... Perl not professional??

2001-04-06 Thread Dominic Mitchell
On Fri, Apr 06, 2001 at 01:18:13PM +0100, Simon Cozens wrote: On Fri, Apr 06, 2001 at 11:36:40AM +, [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Unfortunatly this is largely a valid point. Perl is not used by many *professional* people. Perl is used by a lot of people, and some of them are professional,

RE: Ummm... Perl not professional??

2001-04-06 Thread Matthew Jones
I certainly don't consider myself "professional", even though I try to ply my trade in what I believe to be a "professional" manner. "I'm not a professional, I'm a gifted amateur." The source of that escapes for the moment. -- matt "'scuse me trooper, will you be needing any packets today?

Re: Silly postings

2001-04-06 Thread David Cantrell
On Fri, Apr 06, 2001 at 07:57:45AM -0400, Chris Devers wrote: On Fri, 6 Apr 2001, David Cantrell wrote: Which is of course wrong. Russia makes the best firearms, Australia makes the best wine, and .us produces the best bloodthirsty maniacs. I believe they recently elected one as their

Re: Ummm... Perl not professional??

2001-04-06 Thread jduncan
On Fri, Apr 06, 2001 at 01:18:13PM +0100, Simon Cozens wrote: On Fri, Apr 06, 2001 at 11:36:40AM +, [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Unfortunatly this is largely a valid point. Perl is not used by many *professional* people. Perl is used by a lot of people, and some of them are professional,

RE: Grammar (was: Re: Linux.com Online Chat)

2001-04-06 Thread pmh
On Wed, 4 Apr 2001 12:16:18 +0100, Matthew Jones wrote: I was at school from up to 1995 and grammer, hand writing and similar were only lightly touched upon. IT was another subject that we never actually did (other than read about spreadsheets leading to my adult hatred of Excel) and as

Re: Grammar (was: Re: Linux.com Online Chat)

2001-04-06 Thread Barbie
From: "Dave Hodgkinson" [EMAIL PROTECTED] "Barbie" [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Quite. I'm 35 and was given a good basic education at Primary school of the english language, together most of it's idyosyncrasies. I was lucky enough to go to a Grammar (when there were still such things) so

Re:

2001-04-06 Thread Paul Makepeace
On Fri, Apr 06, 2001 at 11:34:03AM +0100, Natalie Ford wrote: ...and maybe people who prefer a GUI? :) http://www.thebat.net/ is good I hear. You can poke around on the server before doing a download which is a neat feature. Paul

Re: Silly postings

2001-04-06 Thread David H. Adler
On Fri, Apr 06, 2001 at 01:29:03PM -0700, Paul Makepeace wrote: On Fri, Apr 06, 2001 at 09:25:21AM +0100, Matthew Jones wrote: But what is it about NY toilets that only about three of them flushed properly during my entire visit? First time I went into a NY public toilet, er, bathroom, I

Re: Silly postings

2001-04-06 Thread Paul Makepeace
On Fri, Apr 06, 2001 at 04:44:59PM -0400, David H. Adler wrote: You *used* a public toilet in nyc??? eek. I've slept in Central Park too. (I was so ill from sleeping with the 10th floor window open there wasn't much else I could do.) Paul

Torvalds not impressed with OS X

2001-04-06 Thread Paul Makepeace
http://www.msnbc.com/news/555930.asp Sadly, lacking on details. Paul, who still likes it.