Re: BtVS : Best Male

2001-04-19 Thread Marcel Grunauer
On Thursday, April 19, 2001, at 02:59 AM, Greg McCarroll wrote: i seem to remember something about spike looking better with out his bleached hair look according to MG Practically everybody looks better without bleached hair. Also Oz might be the outsider here. Hm. There's something about

Re: The Natives are Revolting

2001-04-19 Thread Neil Ford
On Wed, Apr 18, 2001 at 04:10:15PM -0700, Paul Makepeace wrote: Is it just me or is OS X's sendmail broken out of the box? Apr 18 16:10:03 localhost sendmail[578]: My unqualified host name (localhost) unknown; sleeping for retry Have to be honest and didn't bother finding out. One of the

Re: Beginners Guide

2001-04-19 Thread Dominic Mitchell
On Wed, Apr 18, 2001 at 09:49:09PM +0100, Nicholas Clark wrote: And there was me thinking that Chris was going to say that he doesn't have a TV either. But he didn't. I don't have a TV. But I'm currently camped out in my parents house, and they have 2. But I learn that they will both be

JOB: Anyone still looking?

2001-04-19 Thread dcross - David Cross
I got this from someone called Raphael Mankin [EMAIL PROTECTED], but I don't really know how he fits into the picture :( Perl progger required to work in Golders Green. Permanent/contract as you will. Tasks: 1. To nursemaid a new, Mason based, web app through its initial period 2. To maintain

RE: Tech mtg?

2001-04-19 Thread Mark Fowler
On Wed, 18 Apr 2001, Dave Cross wrote: At 17:08 18/04/2001, jo walsh wrote: this all gives me a creeping sense of deja type yeah, i've just looked and realised it says almost exactly the same thing on the website, except in more detail: http://london.pm.org/WhatDo.shtml Did _I_ do

Re: The Natives are Revolting

2001-04-19 Thread Jon Galliers
I know you're all probably bored with this, but I was even more bored and checked out the site further (Although "Chris"'s website http://storedscripts.virtualave.net/ is quite, um, entertaining ...) It seems Burak Kanber (bk?) is Chris's best friend. Not bad for a 13 year old though,

Re: Komodo

2001-04-19 Thread Philip Newton
Robin Szemeti wrote: in the *nix variant can you load stuff from CPAN straight in ? Lemme check... yep, you can. (Using the Solaris version of ActivePerl 618.) I used a non-XS module, but I believe I've done it with XS modules as well. Cheers, Philip -- Philip Newton [EMAIL PROTECTED] All

Re: JOB: Anyone still looking?

2001-04-19 Thread Paul Makepeace
On Thu, Apr 19, 2001 at 09:17:22AM +0100, dcross - David Cross wrote: Rate ca. ?22k or equivalent for contract Is that really the going rate for Perl proggers in London? Doesn't seem like much (for reasonable definitions of "progger" :-). Paul

Re: Beginners Guide

2001-04-19 Thread Robert Shiels
From: "Dominic Mitchell" [EMAIL PROTECTED] On Wed, Apr 18, 2001 at 09:49:09PM +0100, Nicholas Clark wrote: And there was me thinking that Chris was going to say that he doesn't have a TV either. But he didn't. I don't have a TV. But I'm currently camped out in my parents house, and they

Re: Anyone still looking?

2001-04-19 Thread Ministry of Nefarious Research
They must make most of their money in tips. - Original Message - From: dcross - David Cross [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Thursday, April 19, 2001 3:17 AM Subject: JOB: Anyone still looking? bla Perl progger required... Rate ca. 22k or equivalent for contract yak

Re: Beginners Guide

2001-04-19 Thread Dominic Mitchell
On Thu, Apr 19, 2001 at 10:29:09AM +0100, Robert Shiels wrote: From: "Dominic Mitchell" [EMAIL PROTECTED] Dunno, but I sure hope the digital packages get a bit better than the current offerings otherwise I'll just switch off the telly and not turn it on again... -Dom (resents paying once

Re: Beginners Guide

2001-04-19 Thread Matthew Byng-Maddick
On Thu, 19 Apr 2001, Robert Shiels wrote: Hmm. I too am pissed off about this digital stuff, as the quality is worse than analogue TV. My measure of quality is uninterrupted viewing. I have yet to watch any digital TV where at some point the picture didn't pixelate or completely blank for a

Re: The Natives are Revolting

2001-04-19 Thread Tony Bowden
On Wed, Apr 18, 2001 at 08:37:31PM +0100, Dave Cross wrote: Well, one of them has finally snapped and is currently having a real go at me. If you want to take a look, read the thread that starts at: http://www.cookwood.com/cgi-bin/lcastro/perlbbs.pl?read=4453 "And I can program better than

Re: Komodo

2001-04-19 Thread Piers Cawley
Paul Mison [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On 18/04/2001 at 16:36 +0100, Dean wrote: Does OS X come with GNU tools like GCC and make then? Yes, but they're not installed by default. (I can't remember if the 'BSD subsystem' is installed by default either though.) It comes on a seperate CD within

Re: The Natives are Revolting

2001-04-19 Thread David Cantrell
On Thu, Apr 19, 2001 at 10:29:03AM +0100, Jon Galliers wrote: I know you're all probably bored with this, but I was even more bored and checked out the site further (Although "Chris"'s website http://storedscripts.virtualave.net/ is quite, um, entertaining ...) Not bad for a 13 year

Re: Komodo

2001-04-19 Thread Dominic Mitchell
On Thu, Apr 19, 2001 at 11:02:03AM +0100, Piers Cawley wrote: Dean [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On Wed, Apr 18, 2001 at 04:34:49PM +0100, Dominic Mitchell wrote: Emacs has been able to do this for probably 10 years or more. I think even vim can do it now, too. Never noticed that! I

RE: The Natives are Revolting

2001-04-19 Thread dcross - David Cross
From: David Cantrell [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Thursday, April 19, 2001 10:58 AM On Thu, Apr 19, 2001 at 10:29:03AM +0100, Jon Galliers wrote: I know you're all probably bored with this, but I was even more bored and checked out the site further (Although "Chris"'s website

Re: Komodo

2001-04-19 Thread David Cantrell
On Thu, Apr 19, 2001 at 10:56:51AM +0100, Piers Cawley wrote: Paul Mison [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: You also get ProjectBuilder IDE. http://developer.apple.com/tools/projectbuilder/ Which is very nice. Or at least it was, back when it was NeXTSTEP. I had a little play with it last

Re: The Natives are Revolting

2001-04-19 Thread Ian Brayshaw
Dave Cantrell wrote: Hmmm ... if 'not working at all' is the same as 'not bad'. All I get is the title image. Got to love badly formed HTML (probably a missing /table tag or two). ... And I thought he was an "master". ... Oops, sorry, that was only in "PERL", not HTML. (... Mind you, it all

Re: Komodo

2001-04-19 Thread Simon Cozens
On Thu, Apr 19, 2001 at 11:02:03AM +0100, Piers Cawley wrote: Then you're missing half the fun. Seriously. M-x compile was the reason I started using emacs in the first place. And I \N{WHITE HEART SUIT} M-x gdb -- I respect faith, but doubt is what gives you an education. --

Re: The Natives are Revolting

2001-04-19 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Thu, 19 Apr 2001, Tony Bowden wrote: On Wed, Apr 18, 2001 at 08:37:31PM +0100, Dave Cross wrote: Well, one of them has finally snapped and is currently having a real go at me. If you want to take a look, read the thread that starts at:

RE: The Natives are Revolting

2001-04-19 Thread dcross - David Cross
From: Ian Brayshaw [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Thursday, April 19, 2001 11:19 AM Dave Cantrell wrote: Hmmm ... if 'not working at all' is the same as 'not bad'. All I get is the title image. Got to love badly formed HTML (probably a missing /table tag or two). ... And I thought he was an

Re: The Natives are Revolting

2001-04-19 Thread David Cantrell
On Thu, Apr 19, 2001 at 11:26:52AM +0100, Jonathan Stowe wrote: "And I can program better than you any day of the week. Bring it on if you want a challange. I will totally blow you and any supporter away in a programming match." I think I should take him up on it - who said life was

Re: The Natives are Revolting

2001-04-19 Thread Piers Cawley
Dave Cross [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Remember the Liz Castro BBS that I was talking about a few weeks ago. Simon mentioned that a couple of the natives were getting restless and seemed uncomfortable with me being there. Well, one of them has finally snapped and is currently having a real

Re: Beginners Guide

2001-04-19 Thread Greg McCarroll
* Robert Shiels ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote: Hmm. I too am pissed off about this digital stuff, as the quality is worse than analogue TV. My measure of quality is uninterrupted viewing. I have yet to watch any digital TV where at some point the picture didn't pixelate or completely blank for

RE: The Natives are Revolting

2001-04-19 Thread dcross - David Cross
From: Piers Cawley [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Thursday, April 19, 2001 11:34 AM Dave Cross [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Remember the Liz Castro BBS that I was talking about a few weeks ago. Simon mentioned that a couple of the natives were getting restless and seemed uncomfortable with me

Re: Beginners Guide

2001-04-19 Thread Robert Shiels
- Original Message - From: "Matthew Byng-Maddick" [EMAIL PROTECTED] Personally I don't mind funding the beeb, as long as the quality of content they produce is high. I do object to funding random corporations whose interests are to their shareholders... Sorry, I don't mind funding

JOB: Another one (Banking)

2001-04-19 Thread dcross - David Cross
This is for people who don't have a problem working in a bank. Note: It's MSB, so normal caveats apply. Dave... = Dave, The following is a full spec, Please distribute as widely as possible as I am very keen to find the right candidate. Spec : Opportunity has

Re: JOB: Anyone still looking?

2001-04-19 Thread Leo Lapworth
I'm glad to say I am now employed *cheer*. Was a rather nice birthday present to get today. Anyway, probably see you folks tonight. Leo

Re: Beginners Guide

2001-04-19 Thread Greg McCarroll
* Robert Shiels ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote: From: "Greg McCarroll" [EMAIL PROTECTED] But if you get a digital TV/receiver, surely BBC is available for free without any subscriptions. If this is not the case then I think it's criminal. it is I can read that two ways, do you

Re: The Natives are Revolting

2001-04-19 Thread Paul Makepeace
On Thu, Apr 19, 2001 at 11:33:53AM +0100, Piers Cawley wrote: http://www.cookwood.com/cgi-bin/lcastro/perlbbs.pl?read=4453 Shame your solution ignored the locking problem... Ha ha, we both just posted simultaneously -- I think between our posts we should have *that* problem sorted.

Re: JOB: Anyone still looking?

2001-04-19 Thread Paul Makepeace
On Thu, Apr 19, 2001 at 12:01:10PM +0100, Leo Lapworth wrote: I'm glad to say I am now employed *cheer*. Was a rather nice birthday present to get today. "Congratulations" x 2! Leo Funny name for an Aries :-) Oh well, fire sign all the same. Paul, 10th Apr.

Re: Beginners Guide

2001-04-19 Thread David Cantrell
On Thu, Apr 19, 2001 at 12:06:02PM +0100, Greg McCarroll wrote: hard to say [BBC channels] are normally given free if you subscribe to one premier channel If your telly has a built-in digital decoder, then the BBC channels will be free, and you won't need cable or a satellite dish. IANABBCE

Re: JOB: Another one (Banking)

2001-04-19 Thread jo walsh
On Thu, Apr 19, 2001 at 11:53:09AM +0100, dcross - David Cross wrote: This is for people who don't have a problem working in a bank. Would it be worth forking london-pm-jobs? i've been inadvertently hacking on a web-based forum for this stuff for a little while... will talk about it a bit

RE: JOB: Another one (Banking)

2001-04-19 Thread dcross - David Cross
Simon Cozens [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Thursday, April 19, 2001 1:05 PM On Thu, Apr 19, 2001 at 11:53:09AM +0100, dcross - David Cross wrote: This is for people who don't have a problem working in a bank. Would it be worth forking london-pm-jobs? We're creating a london.pm jobs database. Jo

Re: Komodo

2001-04-19 Thread David Irvine
you can write code in emacs? Apparently if you install enough major modes you can even edit text in it... ;) Theres a nasty rumor going about that its really just a mail client. D = "Artificial Intelligence is no match for human stupitity!"

Re: JOB: Another one (Banking)

2001-04-19 Thread Paul Mison
On 19/04/2001 at 13:04 +0100, Simon Cozens wrote: On Thu, Apr 19, 2001 at 11:53:09AM +0100, dcross - David Cross wrote: This is for people who don't have a problem working in a bank. Would it be worth forking london-pm-jobs? There's a fairly long standing and, from what I remember, well

Re: JOB: Another one (Banking)

2001-04-19 Thread Simon Cozens
On Thu, Apr 19, 2001 at 01:38:44PM +0100, Paul Mison wrote: There's a fairly long standing and, from what I remember, well respected habit of using JOB in the subject line- if it really annoys you, filtering on that should reduce the jobness of the list quite a lot. Ah, bingo. Thanks. Of

Re: Komodo

2001-04-19 Thread Piers Cawley
David Cantrell [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On Thu, Apr 19, 2001 at 10:56:51AM +0100, Piers Cawley wrote: Paul Mison [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: You also get ProjectBuilder IDE. http://developer.apple.com/tools/projectbuilder/ Which is very nice. Or at least it was, back when it

Re: Komodo

2001-04-19 Thread Piers Cawley
Simon Cozens [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On Thu, Apr 19, 2001 at 11:02:03AM +0100, Piers Cawley wrote: Then you're missing half the fun. Seriously. M-x compile was the reason I started using emacs in the first place. And I \N{WHITE HEART SUIT} M-x gdb Oh, yes, baby. And M-x ediff and

Re: The Natives are Revolting

2001-04-19 Thread Piers Cawley
dcross - David Cross [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: From: Piers Cawley [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Thursday, April 19, 2001 11:34 AM Dave Cross [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Remember the Liz Castro BBS that I was talking about a few weeks ago. Simon mentioned that a couple of the natives were

Re: Beginners Guide

2001-04-19 Thread Neil Ford
On Thu, Apr 19, 2001 at 12:33:59PM +0100, David Cantrell wrote: On Thu, Apr 19, 2001 at 12:06:02PM +0100, Greg McCarroll wrote: hard to say [BBC channels] are normally given free if you subscribe to one premier channel If your telly has a built-in digital decoder, then the BBC channels

BBC was Re: Beginners Guide

2001-04-19 Thread Steve Mynott
Neil Ford [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Don't be suprised if by then the abolishment of the licence fee hasn't been announced and that the BBC hasn't announced subscription charges for it's services. Better that than the Beeb starts carrying ads. Politically the BBC has been lucky with its

RE: Tech mtg - AAarrrgghh

2001-04-19 Thread Jonathan Peterson
It's just occured to me that today is the day that I have to move all my belongings out of my desk and back home. That's about half a bookshelf, a complete change of clothes and a bottle of tequila (and that's just my bottom draw). This is incompatible with travelling to State51 tonight :-( Any

Re: (Don't Laugh) Buying PGP

2001-04-19 Thread Rob Partington
On Thu, Apr 19, 2001 at 02:03:33PM +0100, dcross - David Cross wrote: Obviously, from the bottom line this is a bit of a no-brainer. But this leaves us having to copy files over to a PC, unencrypt them, and copy them back to the Unix machine. Which I'd like to avoid. Wouldn't be so bad if

Re: (Don't Laugh) Buying PGP

2001-04-19 Thread Robin Szemeti
On Thu, 19 Apr 2001, you wrote: PGP isn't free for commerical use. You're supposed to buy a license. When our purchasing department here approached NAI to buy one, they were told the the Unix (server) version was £27,000 and the Windows version was £657. Obviously, from the bottom line this

RE: (Don't Laugh) Buying PGP

2001-04-19 Thread dcross - David Cross
From: Rob Partington [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Thursday, April 19, 2001 2:22 PM On Thu, Apr 19, 2001 at 02:03:33PM +0100, dcross - David Cross wrote: Obviously, from the bottom line this is a bit of a no-brainer. But this leaves us having to copy files over to a PC, unencrypt them, and copy

RE: Tech mtg - AAarrrgghh

2001-04-19 Thread dcross - David Cross
From: Jonathan Peterson [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Thursday, April 19, 2001 10:10 AM It's just occured to me that today is the day that I have to move all my belongings out of my desk and back home. That's about half a bookshelf, a complete change of clothes and a bottle of tequila (and that's

next social meeting vs tube strike

2001-04-19 Thread Struan Donald
Noticed on my way past the news stands last night that the next tube strike is pencilled in for May the 3rd, as is the next social meeting. OK, so the strike might not happen but if it does is this not going to make the next social meeting a bit problematic? just a thought. Struan

Re: next social meeting vs tube strike

2001-04-19 Thread Steve Mynott
Struan Donald [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Noticed on my way past the news stands last night that the next tube strike is pencilled in for May the 3rd, as is the next social meeting. OK, so the strike might not happen but if it does is this not going to make the next social meeting a bit

Re: (Don't Laugh) Buying PGP

2001-04-19 Thread Piers Cawley
dcross - David Cross [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: PGP isn't free for commerical use. You're supposed to buy a license. When our purchasing department here approached NAI to buy one, they were told the the Unix (server) version was 27,000 and the Windows version was 657. Stick it on a Win2K

Re: next social meeting vs tube strike

2001-04-19 Thread James Powell
On Thu, Apr 19, 2001 at 01:48:04PM +, Steve Mynott wrote: Struan Donald [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Noticed on my way past the news stands last night that the next tube strike is pencilled in for May the 3rd, as is the next social meeting. OK, so the strike might not happen but if it

Re: BBC was Re: Beginners Guide

2001-04-19 Thread Robin Szemeti
On Thu, 19 Apr 2001, you wrote: Neil Ford [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Don't be suprised if by then the abolishment of the licence fee hasn't been announced and that the BBC hasn't announced subscription charges for it's services. Better that than the Beeb starts carrying ads.

Re: next social meeting vs tube strike

2001-04-19 Thread Struan Donald
* at 19/04 15:04 +0100 dcross - David Cross said: From: Steve Mynott [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Thursday, April 19, 2001 2:48 PM Struan Donald [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Noticed on my way past the news stands last night that the next tube strike is pencilled in for May the 3rd, as is

RE: Tech mtg - AAarrrgghh

2001-04-19 Thread Jonathan Peterson
That sounds like a great idea. Now, all we need in someone to organise it. Did you say you weren't busy for the next couple of weeks :) [apologies if this message gets sent twice, there's summat funny going on] If the powers that be give my penderel account the necessary privs to alter the

Re: BBC was Re: Beginners Guide

2001-04-19 Thread Piers Cawley
Robin Szemeti [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: I think it likely that the licence fee will go. It would be a popular move with the Great Unwashed. ( who seem happy to spend 400 quid a year on a Sky subscription ), so I can see the BBC being released from its licence fee. This would have huge

tech meet at state51

2001-04-19 Thread alex
looking forward to the meeting... just thought i'd mention that although last time i said there wouldn't be beer and there was, this time there really won't be beer... no time to organise it i'm afraid. but please feel free to bring your own :) cheers alex -- here they come lalalalala

Re: JOB: Another one (Banking)

2001-04-19 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Thu, 19 Apr 2001, jo walsh wrote: On Thu, Apr 19, 2001 at 11:53:09AM +0100, dcross - David Cross wrote: This is for people who don't have a problem working in a bank. Would it be worth forking london-pm-jobs? i've been inadvertently hacking on a web-based forum for this stuff for

RE: JOB: Another one (Banking)

2001-04-19 Thread Matthew Jones
How can you inadvertently hack ? "I'll just quickly knock a little something together to do task X ... hmmm, actually, wouldn't it be cool if it could also do task Y, just for convenience sake ... hmm, that works, but I'm sure it could work stronger/faster/better than before ... " And so on

Re: (Don't Laugh) Buying PGP

2001-04-19 Thread Philip Newton
dcross - David Cross wrote: Hah! If I can't get them to use GPG, I have _no_ chance with Samba. Why? Because it's open software (or whatever they call themselves)? Can't you call it an "Enterprise cross-platform file sharing solution" or something like that? And get a company to support it?

Re: JOB: Another one (Banking)

2001-04-19 Thread jo walsh
i've been inadvertently hacking on a web-based forum for this stuff for a little while... How can you inadvertently hack ? at a scattiness load as consistently high as mine has been lately, it's hard to do many things advertently consider yourself warned :) z

Re: (Don't Laugh) Buying PGP

2001-04-19 Thread Simon Cozens
On Thu, Apr 19, 2001 at 05:12:57PM +0200, Philip Newton wrote: Can't you call it an "Enterprise cross-platform file sharing solution" or something like that? So is Napster. -- DEC diagnostics would run on a dead whale. -- Mel Ferentz

Re: London.pm List Weekly Summary 2001-04-16

2001-04-19 Thread AEF
On Thu, 19 Apr 2001, Simon Wistow wrote: This is the thirteenth of hopefully many weekly summaries of the London Perl Mongers mailing list. For the week starting 2001-04-16: Greg McCarroll asked about online brokers, Robert and :) Tony

Re: London.pm List Weekly Summary 2001-04-16

2001-04-19 Thread Simon Wistow
Simon Wistow wrote: This is the thirteenth of hopefully many weekly summaries of the London *cough* Frscking, sucking, send shortcuts in netscape. Apologies.

Re: next social meeting vs tube strike

2001-04-19 Thread Mike Wyer
On Thu, 19 Apr 2001, Marcel Grunauer wrote: On Thursday, April 19, 2001, at 03:37 PM, dcross - David Cross wrote: Hmmm... You're assuming that Perl Mongers use public transport. I thought we all swanned about in taxis and limos. I recommend public camels. Maybe now would be the time for a

Re: next social meeting vs tube strike

2001-04-19 Thread Dominic Mitchell
On Thu, Apr 19, 2001 at 04:40:02PM +0100, Mike Wyer wrote: Camels are quite hard to see at London Zoo at the moment, owing to the foot 'n mouth situation. I was there a couple of weeks back, and the heffalump house was shut. The penguins ain't bad, though. Last time I saw penguins at a zoo,

Re: next social meeting vs tube strike

2001-04-19 Thread Marcel Grunauer
On Thursday, April 19, 2001, at 05:40 PM, Mike Wyer wrote: I recommend public camels. Maybe now would be the time for a trip to the zoo. Camels are quite hard to see at London Zoo at the moment, owing to the foot 'n mouth situation. I was there a couple of weeks back, and the

RE: next social meeting vs tube strike

2001-04-19 Thread dcross - David Cross
From: Mike Wyer [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Thursday, April 19, 2001 4:40 PM Camels are quite hard to see at London Zoo at the moment, owing to the foot 'n mouth situation. I was there a couple of weeks back, and the heffalump house was shut. The penguins ain't bad, though. Ooh. Thanks. I think

Re: London.pm List Weekly Summary 2001-04-16

2001-04-19 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Thu, 19 Apr 2001, Simon Wistow wrote: Simon Wistow wrote: This is the thirteenth of hopefully many weekly summaries of the London ^^ *cough* Frscking, sucking, send shortcuts in netscape. Apologies. I guess it was inevitable really /J\

Re: next social meeting vs tube strike

2001-04-19 Thread Mike Wyer
On Thu, 19 Apr 2001, Dominic Mitchell wrote: On Thu, Apr 19, 2001 at 04:40:02PM +0100, Mike Wyer wrote: Camels are quite hard to see at London Zoo at the moment, owing to the foot 'n mouth situation. I was there a couple of weeks back, and the heffalump house was shut. The penguins ain't bad,

RE: (Don't Laugh) Buying PGP

2001-04-19 Thread Clyne, Richard
Bull have a web site with ready compiled samba binaries for AIX - just say it comes from an AIX manufacturer... -Original Message- From: dcross - David Cross [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]] Sent: 19 April 2001 14:27 To: '[EMAIL PROTECTED]' Subject: RE: (Don't Laugh) Buying PGP From: Rob

RE: Tech mtg - AAarrrgghh

2001-04-19 Thread Jonathan Peterson
That sounds like a great idea. Now, all we need in someone to organise it. Did you say you weren't busy for the next couple of weeks :) If the powers that be give my penderel account the necessary privs to alter the site then I will organise. Note that this email will expire tomorrow and

Re: London.pm List Weekly Summary 2001-04-16

2001-04-19 Thread Greg McCarroll
On Thu, 19 Apr 2001, Simon Wistow wrote: This is the thirteenth of hopefully many weekly summaries of the London Perl Mongers mailing list. For the week starting 2001-04-16: Greg McCarroll asked about online brokers, Robert and *GUNSHOT* *queue eastenders theme track* ( or dallas if you

Re: next social meeting vs tube strike

2001-04-19 Thread Barbie
From: "Steve Mynott" [EMAIL PROTECTED] why don't you have the social meeting a day earlier so that everyone can "work from home" with their hangovers the following day? That would work for me. I might be able to get down to London more often. Being in charge of baby while missus goes off

Re: London.pm List Weekly Summary 2001-04-16

2001-04-19 Thread Mark Fowler
On Thu, 19 Apr 2001, Greg McCarroll wrote: On Thu, 19 Apr 2001, Simon Wistow wrote: This is the thirteenth of hopefully many weekly summaries of the London Perl Mongers mailing list. For the week starting 2001-04-16: Greg McCarroll asked about online brokers, Robert and *GUNSHOT*

Re: next social meeting vs tube strike

2001-04-19 Thread Robin Szemeti
On Thu, 19 Apr 2001, you wrote: The okapi was much better nahh .. okapi are ok ish .. but Tapir are my favourite. I want a Tapir. I reckon I could house it in an old stable and so long as I put a decent fence around an acre or so it would be happy. if anyone knows of one going for a

What time tonight ?

2001-04-19 Thread Simon Wilcox
What time is the technical meeting starting tonight ? Simon.

RE: What time tonight ?

2001-04-19 Thread Simon Wilcox
At 17:37 19/04/2001 +0100, dcross - David Cross wrote: From: Simon Wilcox [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Thursday, April 19, 2001 5:38 PM What time is the technical meeting starting tonight ? oh. um. well. let's say 7:00pm. how does that sound? Good. Almost got stuck here but have finally tracked

Re: next social meeting vs tube strike

2001-04-19 Thread Simon Cozens
On Thu, Apr 19, 2001 at 05:12:20PM +0100, Mike Wyer wrote: The okapi was much better (think giraffe crossed with zebra with a tongue any muff diver would kill for) Do they have bonobo? I thought bonobo were the generic sexual zoo inhabitant. -- "MSDOS didn't get as bad as it is overnight --

Re: next social meeting vs tube strike

2001-04-19 Thread Mike Wyer
On Thu, 19 Apr 2001, Simon Cozens wrote: On Thu, Apr 19, 2001 at 05:12:20PM +0100, Mike Wyer wrote: The okapi was much better (think giraffe crossed with zebra with a tongue any muff diver would kill for) Do they have bonobo? I thought bonobo were the generic sexual zoo inhabitant. Nope. All

Re: BBC was Re: Beginners Guide

2001-04-19 Thread David H. Adler
On Thu, Apr 19, 2001 at 03:42:48PM +0100, Piers Cawley wrote: I'd be happy to pay a 400/year voluntary sub for a BBC with no adverts during programs. ... But for that they're going to have to stop producing so much crap. I want more stuff of the quality of Clocking Off and Walk On By,

Re: BBC was Re: Beginners Guide

2001-04-19 Thread Greg McCarroll
* David H. Adler ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote: Make them start producing Doctor Who again, while you're at it... If they do start doing Doctor Who again it will have a finite lifespan, is he not near the maximum number or lives a timelord can regenerate? -- Greg McCarroll

Re: BBC was Re: Beginners Guide

2001-04-19 Thread David H. Adler
On Thu, Apr 19, 2001 at 07:31:59PM +0100, Greg McCarroll wrote: * David H. Adler ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote: Make them start producing Doctor Who again, while you're at it... If they do start doing Doctor Who again it will have a finite lifespan, is he not near the maximum number or

Re: next social meeting vs tube strike

2001-04-19 Thread Chris Heathcote
On Thu, 19 Apr 2001 18:03:20 +0100 (BST), Mike Wyer [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Nope. All very respectable, sadly. No bonobos at all, and all the other apes and monkeys were very well behaved. Last time I went, the prarie dogs had gone. I was not amused. c. -- every day, computers are

Re: Beginners Guide

2001-04-19 Thread Chris Benson
On Thu, Apr 19, 2001 at 11:34:02AM +0100, Robert Shiels wrote: - Original Message - From: "Matthew Byng-Maddick" [EMAIL PROTECTED] Personally I don't mind funding the beeb, as long as the quality of content they produce is high. I do object to funding random corporations whose

Re: (Don't Laugh) Buying PGP

2001-04-19 Thread Chris Benson
On Thu, Apr 19, 2001 at 02:26:54PM +0100, dcross - David Cross wrote: Hah! If I can't get them to use GPG, I have _no_ chance with Samba. The Unix box in question is running AIX. *Cough* several IBM people I've spoken to believe that IBM's FastConnect(tm) "PC integration software for AIX" or

Re: JOB: Anyone still looking?

2001-04-19 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Thu, 19 Apr 2001, dcross - David Cross wrote: Rate ca. 22k or equivalent for contract Borrocks /J\

Re: BtVS : Best Male

2001-04-19 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Thu, 19 Apr 2001, Marcel Grunauer wrote: On Thursday, April 19, 2001, at 02:59 AM, Greg McCarroll wrote: i seem to remember something about spike looking better with out his bleached hair look according to MG Practically everybody looks better without bleached hair. I had bleached

Belgian Art House Movies ( was Re: Mourning clothes for London.pm)

2001-04-19 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On 19 Apr 2001, Dave Hodgkinson wrote: Greg McCarroll [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: * Mike Jarvis ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote: Wednesday, April 18, 2001, 5:37:22 PM, David H. Adler wrote: Mike Jarvis wrote: CNN reports that BtVS's SMG will wed Freddie Prinz. DHA Clarification:

Re: Mourning clothes for London.pm

2001-04-19 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Wed, 18 Apr 2001, Greg McCarroll wrote: * David H. Adler ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote: On Wed, Apr 18, 2001 at 04:43:09PM +0100, dcross - David Cross wrote: From: Mike Jarvis [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Wednesday, April 18, 2001 4:30 PM CNN reports that BtVS's SMG will wed Freddie

Re: Mourning clothes for London.pm

2001-04-19 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Wed, 18 Apr 2001, AEF wrote: On Wed, 18 Apr 2001, Martin Ling wrote: Hmm. I know someone who quite fancies Anya. Mmm. Anya. You'd have to gag her first :) /J\

Re: Komodo

2001-04-19 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Wed, 18 Apr 2001, Philip Newton wrote: Barbie wrote: The good thing about PPM is that it does all the installation for you. the bad thing is that it doesn't run any tests. Then again seeing as they've done the job of porting the package you'd hope it was tested at their end. At least

Re: London.pm List Weekly Summary 2001-04-16 (Attempt 2)

2001-04-19 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Thu, 19 Apr 2001, Simon Wistow wrote: segwayed I dont think so Simon ... /J\

Re: (Don't Laugh) Buying PGP

2001-04-19 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Thu, 19 Apr 2001, Chris Benson wrote: On Thu, Apr 19, 2001 at 02:26:54PM +0100, dcross - David Cross wrote: Hah! If I can't get them to use GPG, I have _no_ chance with Samba. The Unix box in question is running AIX. *Cough* several IBM people I've spoken to believe that IBM's

Re: Komodo

2001-04-19 Thread Paul Makepeace
On Thu, Apr 19, 2001 at 01:46:03PM +0100, Piers Cawley wrote: Works with Objective C too. Which is still (for my money) the best way of messing with the NeXTSTEP object model. s/best/only/ Paul

Re: BtVS : Best Male

2001-04-19 Thread Robin Szemeti
On Thu, 19 Apr 2001, you wrote: I had bleached hair once and I looked gorgeous - mind I had pink hair once as well ... :) another twenty years matey and you'll be posting : " i had hair once ... " :)) -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or better" So I installed Linux!

RE: next social meeting vs tube strike

2001-04-19 Thread dcross - David Cross
From: Struan Donald [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Thursday, April 19, 2001 2:30 PM Noticed on my way past the news stands last night that the next tube strike is pencilled in for May the 3rd, as is the next social meeting. OK, so the strike might not happen but if it does is this not going to

RE: What time tonight ?

2001-04-19 Thread dcross - David Cross
From: Simon Wilcox [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Thursday, April 19, 2001 5:38 PM What time is the technical meeting starting tonight ? oh. um. well. let's say 7:00pm. how does that sound? -- The information contained in this communication is confidential, is intended only for the use of the

Re: What time tonight ?

2001-04-19 Thread Robert Shiels
I'm leaving now, chances are I'll be there 7.30-8 ish see ya! -- Robert - Original Message - From: dcross - David Cross [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: 19 April 2001 17:37 Subject: RE: What time tonight ? From: Simon Wilcox [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Thursday, April