Re: Windows Perl - how?

2001-05-31 Thread Andy Williams
You can find it at http://download.microsoft.com/download/platformsdk/wininst/1.1/W9X/EN-US/InstMsi.exe Andy We can go back to Dallas, November 22, 1963, stand on the grassy knoll and shout,DUCK!!

RE: OT,Joke : Forwarded from alt.humour.best.of.usenet

2001-05-31 Thread Andy Williams
On Thu, 31 May 2001, Cross David - dcross wrote: That's the one. And that _is_ very close to me. Dave... I'd move Andy

Re: OT,Joke : Forwarded from alt.humour.best.of.usenet

2001-05-31 Thread Andy Williams
Walk down the road wearing a trench coat (preferably black), hat (again black for preference), dark glasses and carrying a video camera. add some form of protective clothing and a mini sattelite dish with leads dissappearing into a satchel for more fun Stopping every 20 to 30 yards

Email::Valid

2001-05-30 Thread Andy Williams
Has any one used this module at all? I just tried it and got some wierd results!!! It though the following where VALID: [EMAIL PROTECTED] tricad@dial,pipex.com [EMAIL PROTECTED],co.uk enquiries@peter-il;land.co.uk martyn@the,coot.freeserveco.uk shirleyhemes@.uk.com [EMAIL PROTECTED],co.uk

Re: Email::Valid

2001-05-30 Thread Andy Williams
On Wed, 30 May 2001, Simon Wistow wrote: Andy Williams wrote: Has any one used this module at all? How does it match up against tchrist's stuff? All the one's that claimed to be valid from E::V failed chaddr! [EMAIL PROTECTED] had this result from chaddr: user: andyw. is good host

Re: Email::Valid

2001-05-30 Thread Andy Williams
On Wed, 30 May 2001, Greg McCarroll wrote: * Andy Williams ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote: So I guess [EMAIL PROTECTED] is invalid even though it works wierd! its not the email address thats broken, its your SMTP server ;-) Could be right it's sendmail :( Andy

Re: Email::Valid

2001-05-30 Thread Andy Williams
This man is not guilty of manslaughter, he is only guilty of being Arnold J. Rimmer. That is his crime... it is also his punishment. On Wed, 30 May 2001, Matthew

Re: Email::Valid

2001-05-30 Thread Andy Williams
On Wed, 30 May 2001, Matthew Byng-Maddick wrote: On Wed, May 30, 2001 at 11:56:56AM -0400, Andy Williams wrote: On Wed, 30 May 2001, Matthew Byng-Maddick wrote: snip You are correct in that these shouls all be invalid. Great. and that this was INVALID: [EMAIL PROTECTED

Re: Buffy ..

2001-05-16 Thread Andy Williams
On Wed, 16 May 2001, Robin Szemeti wrote: http://page.auctions.yahoo.com/uk/auction/51586918 Tempting very tempting. I bet the price goes up quite quickly now Andy

Re: BOFHs requiring license

2001-05-14 Thread Andy Williams
At 17:38 13/05/2001, Simon Cozens wrote: On Sun, May 13, 2001 at 05:22:49PM +0100, Greg McCarroll wrote: How can any socialist not feel that when it came to the crunch socialism was rejected by intelligent people who understood its principals and benefits intimitadly because they

Re: BOFHs requiring license

2001-05-14 Thread Andy Williams
Struan Donald wrote: Basically it went like this: As a telco you ahve to bid for this because if you don't get a 3G licence then you're fucked. So everyone who bids as high as they can. So whoever gets it is fucked anyway because they've got no money. 3G is all bollocks anyway. Just

Re: Politics (was RE: BOFHs requiring license)

2001-05-14 Thread Andy Williams
On Mon, 14 May 2001, Lucy McWilliam wrote: Is this the point where I can try and recruit some of you compscis to the bioinformatics revolution? Hack around and cure cancer at the same time ;-) L. Been there, done that at the Sanger Centre hacking around with genes though... Andy

Re: Bioinformatics (was RE: Politics)

2001-05-14 Thread Andy Williams
On Mon, 14 May 2001, Lucy McWilliam wrote: On Mon, 14 May 2001, Andy Williams wrote: On Mon, 14 May 2001, Lucy McWilliam wrote: Is this the point where I can try and recruit some of you compscis to the bioinformatics revolution? Hack around and cure cancer at the same time

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

[HELP] Traceroute

2001-04-05 Thread Andy Williams
Hi, Can any one tell me what this traceroute actually means... it has me completely confused (not that difficult actually!!) traceroute 195.153.113.229 traceroute to 195.153.113.229 (195.153.113.229), 30 hops max, 40 byte packets 1 chromium.pair.net (209.68.1.224) 1.814 ms 1.067 ms 0.569

Re:

2001-04-04 Thread Andy Williams
On Wed, 4 Apr 2001, Greg McCarroll wrote: * Philip Newton ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote: Unfortunately, while the disclaimer came out fine, my mailer (MS Outlook) displayed the real "body" (with your message) as an attachment. mutt displayed it as a uuencoded block of well uuencoding

RE: archiving

2001-04-03 Thread Andy Williams
On Tue, 3 Apr 2001, dcross - David Cross wrote: * Scientologists pay huge sums of money to buy "secrets" that are mirrored all over the internet. The "church" claims these are copyrighted and will do their best to close down any site carrying these. -- The information contained in this

Re: Legal Disclaimers on Email (was: Re: archiving)

2001-04-03 Thread Andy Williams
On Tue, 3 Apr 2001, Dominic Mitchell wrote: On Tue, Apr 03, 2001 at 09:56:27AM -0400, Andy Williams wrote: [snip] Hey!!! That took the legal team at Acxiom (US) months to come upt with :) And what do they know about UK law? Sweet FA I guess. I have pointed this out to our "manag

Re: Debuggers (was Re: Perl Training Courses)

2001-03-22 Thread Andy Williams
On Thu, 22 Mar 2001, Dave Cross wrote: Oh, it's not me - it's the environment I'm currently working in. Dave... [not a Luddite] I can vouch for that REALLY bad environment!! Andy [Not a Luddite either]

Re: [Need] A Perl HTML to Text converter

2001-03-16 Thread Andy Williams
On Fri, 16 Mar 2001, Dominic Mitchell wrote: On Fri, Mar 16, 2001 at 08:07:39AM -0500, Andy Williams wrote: Does anyone know of a HTML to Text converter written in Perl? It'll need to be able to format tables!! I normally use lynx to do it but it doesn't handle tables very well

Re: Version control

2001-03-12 Thread Andy Williams
On Mon, 12 Mar 2001, David Cantrell wrote: There's been a bit of discussion about version control on the IRC channel. Summary of discussion: CVS and RCS both suck, they just suck in different ways, and subversion is vapourware which doesn't even promise to overcome the problems in CVS/RCS.

Re: Buffy/Angel

2001-03-02 Thread Andy Williams
No problem. I should be able to bring it in Wednesday!. Andy "A superlative suggestion sir, with only two drawbacks: one, we don't have any defensive shields and two, we don't have any defensive shields. I know that, technically,

Re: geek football

2001-02-27 Thread Andy Williams
On Tue, 27 Feb 2001, Hamlet D'Arcy wrote: As an American in the audience of Quantum::Superpositions last night I have one question. What in the world is a 'geek football pool'? Geek: That would be us I guess!! Football: You probably know it as soccer. Pool: A list of games being played on a

Re: t-shirts

2001-02-21 Thread Andy Williams
On Wed, 21 Feb 2001, Michael Stevens wrote: We've been talking about t-shirts on irc, and I think we should try to get some ideas together[1]. Some thoughts to start you off: Hash Bang Perl Pony::Pony PIMB (we've done this one) ALL YOUR BASE ARE BELONG TO US I saw a t-shirt the other

CGI.pm Question

2001-01-30 Thread Andy Williams
Hi, I know how to redirect using the GET method print $q-redirect("$url?$query_string"); but how do I do it for POST? TIA Andy "This sounds like a twelve-change-of-underwear trip."

Re: CGI.pm Question

2001-01-30 Thread Andy Williams
You can't properly - I think there is a rant on : http://ppewww.ph.gla.ac.uk/~flavell/www/ about this matter but I dont have the time to check the whole lot. The best way to achieve the effect is to use LWP to submit the request and then display the resulting output. This might

Re: Sun's Perl was Re: Application servers and e-commerce platforms

2001-01-26 Thread Andy Williams
On Fri, 26 Jan 2001, Dominic Mitchell wrote: On Fri, Jan 26, 2001 at 10:35:45AM +, Steve Mynott wrote: I suspect things like SMP probably still work better. And if I were on call supporting a server I would probably still trust a Sparc running Solaris over some dodgy PC desktop with

Re: Sun's Perl was Re: Application servers and e-commerce platforms

2001-01-26 Thread Andy Williams
On Fri, 26 Jan 2001, Michael Stevens wrote: Can't we compare something vaguely equivalent here instead? I personally would have just as little faith in Solaris run by someone who didn't know what they were doing as I would in Redhat run by someone who didn't know what they were doing. How

Directory Structures!

2001-01-12 Thread Andy Williams
Hi, I'm having a mental block today, so my apologies in advance!! I'm using File::Find to recursively get all the files from a directory structure, then splitting each $File::Find::name into an array. What I need to do is put this into a data structure like: