Training anyone ?

2001-06-13 Thread Simon Wilcox
Just saw this linked from a hugely obvious banner ad on the Register : http://training.gbdirect.co.uk/courses/perl/for_the_register.html Great idea to tie it in to a success story I thought. Simon.

Re: www.gateway.gov.uk

2001-06-13 Thread Chris Devers
At 07:14 AM 2001.06.13 +0100, Chris Benson wrote: I need to read the news more often, I was thinking about Louisiana! I also need to get a better grip of the geography: I thought LA. was the Florida side of Mississippi and Alabama. No, it's the place where I was born -- Lower Alabama. Also

Re: Training anyone ?

2001-06-13 Thread Richard Clamp
On Wed, Jun 13, 2001 at 01:15:17PM +0100, Simon Wilcox wrote: Just saw this linked from a hugely obvious banner ad on the Register : http://training.gbdirect.co.uk/courses/perl/for_the_register.html Great idea to tie it in to a success story I thought. Grumble grumble. At least they only

Re: Training anyone ?

2001-06-13 Thread Dave Thorn
On Wed, Jun 13, 2001 at 03:37:19PM +0100, Richard Clamp wrote: If on the other hand you want the dev team, I'm sure Barbie and I *cough* oh hang on, do I really want to be associated with the bastards? could figure something to tell you for the right amount of beer. that settles it, yes.

Re: Training anyone ?

2001-06-13 Thread Merijn Broeren
Quoting Richard Clamp ([EMAIL PROTECTED]): At least they only claim to be the maintenance team. Almost like boasting about being the team sent in to fetch the team sent in to rescue the hostages. Hang on, that still sounds like the original team needed to be rescued. I'd change that

Re: Training anyone ?

2001-06-13 Thread Richard Clamp
On Wed, Jun 13, 2001 at 03:43:27PM +0100, Dave Thorn wrote: I'm half tempted to see what they'd teach me though... :) personal hygiene? ;) So that's why you never come home anymore... -- Richard Clamp [EMAIL PROTECTED]

Re: Training anyone ?

2001-06-13 Thread Dave Thorn
On Wed, Jun 13, 2001 at 03:47:40PM +0100, Richard Clamp wrote: On Wed, Jun 13, 2001 at 03:43:27PM +0100, Dave Thorn wrote: I'm half tempted to see what they'd teach me though... :) personal hygiene? ;) So that's why you never come home anymore... I'm sorry. I didn't want you to find

Re: Training anyone ?

2001-06-13 Thread Simon Wistow
Dave Thorn wrote: that settles it, yes. everything's for sale, even pride. London Pride? -- simon wistowwireless systems coder only second toughest

Re: Training anyone ?

2001-06-13 Thread Dave Thorn
On Wed, Jun 13, 2001 at 03:59:54PM +0100, Simon Wistow wrote: Dave Thorn wrote: that settles it, yes. everything's for sale, even pride. London Pride? obviously. they don't just give it away or hoard it, y'know? -- dave thorn | [EMAIL PROTECTED]

Re: [Possible Job] Perl, Linux

2001-06-13 Thread Simon Cozens
On Thu, Jun 07, 2001 at 07:44:11AM +0100, Dave Hodgkinson wrote: Are there any of you lot still looking for jobs? Still open? I think I might have someone for you. -- If you give a man a fire, he'll be warm for a day. If you set a man on fire, he'll be warm for the rest of his life.

Re: Training anyone ?

2001-06-13 Thread Lucy McWilliam
On Wed, 13 Jun 2001, Dave Thorn wrote: On Wed, Jun 13, 2001 at 03:59:54PM +0100, Simon Wistow wrote: Dave Thorn wrote: that settles it, yes. everything's for sale, even pride. London Pride? obviously. they don't just give it away... Shame. L. Beer good.

Re: Training anyone ?

2001-06-13 Thread Dave Thorn
On Wed, Jun 13, 2001 at 04:09:16PM +0100, Lucy McWilliam wrote: Beer good. beer : no beer -- dave thorn | [EMAIL PROTECTED]

London.pm List Weekly Summary 2001-06-11

2001-06-13 Thread Leon Brocard
This is the twenty-first weekly summary of the London Perl Mongers mailing list. This is brought to you from yapc::NorthAmerica during Brian Ingerson's CPAN, PPM and the Future talk. For the quiet week starting 2001-06-04: Don't forget the London.pm website for meetings etc. The next meeting is

Re: Training anyone ?

2001-06-13 Thread Mark Fowler
On Wed, 13 Jun 2001, Lucy McWilliam wrote: Beer good. Beer Foamy. -- s'' Mark Fowler London.pm Bath.pm http://www.twoshortplanks.com/ [EMAIL PROTECTED] ';use Term'Cap;$t=Tgetent Term'Cap{};print$t-Tputs(cl);for$w(split/ +/

Re: Training anyone ?

2001-06-13 Thread Lucy McWilliam
On Wed, 13 Jun 2001, Mark Fowler wrote: On Wed, 13 Jun 2001, Lucy McWilliam wrote: Beer good. Beer Foamy. Only when you add bubble bath... L. A young, female, non-bearded, non-jumpered members of CAMRA? *shock*

Re: Training anyone ?

2001-06-13 Thread Matthew Byng-Maddick
On Wed, Jun 13, 2001 at 04:09:16PM +0100, Lucy McWilliam wrote: On Wed, 13 Jun 2001, Dave Thorn wrote: On Wed, Jun 13, 2001 at 03:59:54PM +0100, Simon Wistow wrote: Dave Thorn wrote: that settles it, yes. everything's for sale, even pride. London Pride? obviously. they don't just

Re: Training anyone ?

2001-06-13 Thread Barbie
From: Richard Clamp [EMAIL PROTECTED] On Wed, Jun 13, 2001 at 01:15:17PM +0100, Simon Wilcox wrote: Just saw this linked from a hugely obvious banner ad on the Register : http://training.gbdirect.co.uk/courses/perl/for_the_register.html Great idea to tie it in to a success story I

Re: Training anyone ?

2001-06-13 Thread Barbie
From: Lucy McWilliam [EMAIL PROTECTED] Beer good. But Guinness is better ;) Barbie

Re: London.pm List Weekly Summary 2001-06-11

2001-06-13 Thread Dominic Mitchell
On Wed, Jun 13, 2001 at 04:41:56PM +0100, Leon Brocard wrote: In other news: Microsoft SQL Server sucking (SQueaL), Sun Ultra Enterprise 1, google++, the Sony Clie being small and cute, checking out pubs for the next meet, buffy, search.cpan.org being hacked (Catalog module apparently),

Re: Training anyone ?

2001-06-13 Thread Nicholas Clark
On Wed, Jun 13, 2001 at 03:57:08PM +0100, Dave Thorn wrote: On Wed, Jun 13, 2001 at 03:59:54PM +0100, Simon Wistow wrote: Dave Thorn wrote: that settles it, yes. everything's for sale, even pride. London Pride? obviously. they don't just give it away or hoard it, y'know? There

BUG: Tie::Hash::Rank

2001-06-13 Thread David Cantrell
I spotted a bug in Tie::Hash::Rank, which would break the DELETE and EXISTS methods. It's fixed in v 1.0.1 which is winging its way to CPAN as we speak. Oops. -- David Cantrell | [EMAIL PROTECTED] | http://www.cantrell.org.uk/david/ Good advice is always certain to be ignored,

Re: Training anyone ?

2001-06-13 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Wed, 13 Jun 2001, Nicholas Clark wrote: On Wed, Jun 13, 2001 at 03:57:08PM +0100, Dave Thorn wrote: On Wed, Jun 13, 2001 at 03:59:54PM +0100, Simon Wistow wrote: Dave Thorn wrote: that settles it, yes. everything's for sale, even pride. London Pride? obviously. they

bk strikes again

2001-06-13 Thread Dave Cross
It's all been pretty civilised over on the Cookwook board recently which has made a nice change. I suspect it might all kick off again tho' when bk sees my response to his contribution to this thread: http://www.cookwood.com/cgi-bin/lcastro/perlbbs.pl?read=5205 Dave... -- Drugs are just

Re: bk strikes again

2001-06-13 Thread Matthew Robinson
I have managed to resist the temptation to join previous flame wars with bk but I was feeling weak this time :( Matt -- s!msfQ!s$utvKs(Q)\1!sfiupoBs^reverse Ibdlfses^# s$#!uojsqs(.)chr(ord($1)-1)ges(.*)reverse $1see - Original Message - From: Dave Cross [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: [EMAIL

Tie::Hash::Transactional

2001-06-13 Thread David Cantrell
Go me! Tie::Hash::Transactional is written. It implements a hash which you can checkpoint and rollback. I'll put it on my website as soon as my victim^Wlovely volunteer tester has had a chance to play with it. It was disgustingly easy to write - took about an hour, most of which was writing

Re: Training anyone ?

2001-06-13 Thread Robin Szemeti
On Wed, 13 Jun 2001, Barbie wrote: They probably could only get away with saying they maintain it due to the amount of complex stuff in there, and potential legal implications if they said they designed it. But I'll agree with The Goth here, do we really want to associate with the buggers?

Re: Training anyone ?

2001-06-13 Thread Barbie [easynet]
From: Robin Szemeti [EMAIL PROTECTED] On Wed, 13 Jun 2001, Barbie wrote: They probably could only get away with saying they maintain it due to the amount of complex stuff in there, and potential legal implications if they said they designed it. But I'll agree with The Goth here, do we

Re: www.gateway.gov.uk

2001-06-13 Thread Mike Jarvis
Wednesday, June 13, 2001, 1:16:12 AM, Dave Cross wrote: DC On Tue, Jun 12, 2001 at 10:55:17PM -0500, Mike Jarvis ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote: Larry speaks in a bit over 9 hours. Yippee! DC Actually - he doesn't :) DC http://use.perl.org/article.pl?sid=01/06/12/2255236 It all worked out ok.

Re: Training anyone ?

2001-06-13 Thread Robin Szemeti
On Thu, 14 Jun 2001, Barbie [easynet] wrote: From: Robin Szemeti [EMAIL PROTECTED] On Wed, 13 Jun 2001, Barbie wrote: They probably could only get away with saying they maintain it due to the amount of complex stuff in there, and potential legal implications if they said they

Re: [Possible Job] Perl, Linux

2001-06-13 Thread Dave Hodgkinson
Simon Cozens [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On Thu, Jun 07, 2001 at 07:44:11AM +0100, Dave Hodgkinson wrote: Are there any of you lot still looking for jobs? Still open? I think I might have someone for you. I was fishing on behalf of a client who may well need a perl linux person in the