Re: early peek at a bit of fun

2001-06-18 Thread David H. Adler
non-london, non-ny mongers who are on the NY.pm list... dha, wondering if he gets any credit for Semi::Semicolons or DWIM... -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ Free Randal Schwartz! http://www.rahul.net/jeffrey/ovs/ (ok, maybe not free, but competitively priced!)

Re: early peek at a bit of fun

2001-06-18 Thread David H. Adler
should probably work on a dha.pm map... Let's see, London, St. Louis, Melbourne... Hm. *that's* where all that email comes from! :-) dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ Beware of bugs in the above code; I have only proved it correct, not tried it. - Donald

Re: London.pm posting stats

2001-06-09 Thread David H. Adler
On Sat, Jun 09, 2001 at 10:03:29AM +0100, Greg McCarroll wrote: * David H. Adler ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote: You know, I've been meaning to ask... Why in the world would you *want* to take over NY.pm??? Because you've lost your way, there was a time that no one would ever have

Re: London.pm posting stats

2001-06-08 Thread David H. Adler
** Paul Makepeace: 504 Leon Brocard: 459 ** Piers Cawley: 378 David H. Adler: 365 *** I... I'm so proud to have made it this far... *sniff* dha, gettin' all emotional... -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http

Re: London.pm posting stats

2001-06-08 Thread David H. Adler
would you *want* to take over NY.pm??? dha, rabid weasel herder -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ This is Mace's planet. We Just Live here.

Re: Religion

2001-06-02 Thread David H. Adler
morris sticks and handkerchiefs whilst jangling like a tambourine on heat hmmm .. maybe I need to see this. And Alex P has indicated a participatory interest as well. Give me enough advance notice to get a plane ticket... :-) dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha

Re: Inline::PERL

2001-06-02 Thread David H. Adler
On Fri, Jun 01, 2001 at 09:40:49AM +0100, Cross David - dcross wrote: Inline::PERL gives you the power of the PERL programming language from And what, exactly, is the PERL programming language? dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ Sometimes

Re: General Election

2001-06-02 Thread David H. Adler
Dwarf? I never noticed... dha :-) -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ Well, sure, being a ruthless godless dictator is fun, but it's all about the fans! - Public Broadcast of His Imperial Majesty, Dimension 431-q-fhd

Re: Montreal

2001-06-01 Thread David H. Adler
On Fri, Jun 01, 2001 at 01:01:06PM +0200, Marcel Grunauer wrote: Also, any tips on what do to in Montreal would be appreciated (there are city guides, of course, but if someone has first-hand experience it'd be good). Apparently there is pie. dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED

Re: l337

2001-05-31 Thread David H. Adler
c0o1 CHOPS. DHA l33tr n u... -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ A feature is often a bug with seniority.- Chip Salzenberg

Re: Hello and one or two dull questions

2001-05-25 Thread David H. Adler
... damn, i've forgotten, its the same as the name of the girl who was at Y::E from the Perl mongers, damn, i can't remember her name, sheesh . Amelia dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ 'Don't be tempted to veer off!' - Paul McGann

Re: Email Style (was: Re: Election Manifestos)

2001-05-24 Thread David H. Adler
On Thu, May 24, 2001 at 09:21:08AM +1000, Damian Conway wrote: Now if he'd just stop blaming me for stuff like DWIM.pm... ;-) Well, I would if you'd just stop putting those evil thoughts in my head... The David made me do it!?? :-) dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http

Re: Sara Cox - was Re: FHM Top 100 Sexiest Women

2001-05-23 Thread David H. Adler
On Wed, May 23, 2001 at 08:18:07AM +0100, Greg McCarroll wrote: * David H. Adler ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote: On Mon, May 21, 2001 at 12:17:11PM +0100, Barbie wrote: Bugger! Brain thinking faster than my hands! Your hands *think*??? in fact, it was a recent Angel episode Only

Re: Email Style (was: Re: Election Manifestos)

2001-05-23 Thread David H. Adler
years or so. You should use Damian's Text::AutoFormat. I just used it to reformat the bit above beginning with Indeed. Lovely thing. dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ philosophy department - you don't have to be to work here, but it helps

Re: [Announce] Hackspoitation film fest

2001-05-23 Thread David H. Adler
On Wed, May 23, 2001 at 01:53:54PM +0100, Simon Wistow wrote: If anybody has any of these ... o Sneakers Well, I have it, but it's on NTSC laserdisc, and I'm in a different country. Serves you right for doing this without me. :-) dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http

Re: Email Style (was: Re: Election Manifestos)

2001-05-23 Thread David H. Adler
On Wed, May 23, 2001 at 02:41:33PM -0700, Paul Makepeace wrote: On Wed, May 23, 2001 at 12:23:49PM -0400, David H. Adler wrote: You should use Damian's Text::AutoFormat. I just used it to reformat the bit above beginning with Indeed. Lovely thing. Have you integrated into a mail server

Re: O'Reilly Safari - anyone use it?

2001-05-22 Thread David H. Adler
On Tue, May 22, 2001 at 08:43:39AM +0100, Piers Cawley wrote: Dave Cross [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: At 23:30 21/05/2001, David H. Adler wrote: On Sun, May 20, 2001 at 08:28:24AM +0100, Dave Cross wrote: Don't think anyone writes technical books for money. If they do

Re: [OT] Cordelia (was Re: They are all vampires!)

2001-05-21 Thread David H. Adler
On Mon, May 21, 2001 at 10:52:46AM +0100, Martin Ling wrote: On Sun, May 20, 2001 at 09:19:08PM -0400, David H. Adler wrote: [Cordelia] And how, exactly, is this off topic? It's not about Willow. But it's about Cordelia, who graduated from Willow's High School, as she appears

Re: [OT] Cordelia (was Re: They are all vampires!)

2001-05-21 Thread David H. Adler
, and a transposed pair. I shall put it in my collection. I should say by the look of it, this one was speed induced. For what it's worth, I *am* dysgraphic... dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ All I felt was his fear... And the exploding eyeballs. Did I

Re: Sara Cox - was Re: FHM Top 100 Sexiest Women

2001-05-21 Thread David H. Adler
On Mon, May 21, 2001 at 12:17:11PM +0100, Barbie wrote: Bugger! Brain thinking faster than my hands! Your hands *think*??? dha, sees a sci-fi movie in here somewhere... -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ Beware of bugs in the above code; I have only proved

Re: O'Reilly Safari - anyone use it?

2001-05-21 Thread David H. Adler
a new guitar, though... -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ Hang on, you're a veggie, and you don't drink Guinness... why do I bother fancying you again??? - Alex Page

Re: [OT] Cordelia (was Re: They are all vampires!)

2001-05-20 Thread David H. Adler
. And how, exactly, is this off topic? dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ Pancakes is the better part of valor- Toothgnip

Re: Happy Happy Joy Joy!

2001-05-18 Thread David H. Adler
got somehow shipped before the domestic ones... -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ No, I don't have a ministry of car healing. - What's Your Name

Re: Buffy ...

2001-05-17 Thread David H. Adler
say Willow's better. /pedant Yes, the willow contingent actually speaks english good. dammit. dha :-) -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ Do not look at the cursor! Look where the cursor points! - Chip Salzenberg

Re: FHM Top 100 Sexiest Women

2001-05-17 Thread David H. Adler
problems... Uh, what's on the cover, so I get the right one? dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ i like Sample A because it tastes great and is less typing. - brian d foy in c.l.p.misc

Re: see attachment

2001-05-14 Thread David H. Adler
HOLOCAUST dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ Don't be afraid, we're only elves. - stimps, http://mindlink.net/stimpy/

Re: Movies (was Re: Buffy musings ...)

2001-05-12 Thread David H. Adler
On Sat, May 12, 2001 at 05:37:24PM -0400, Piers Cawley wrote: David H. Adler [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On Wed, May 09, 2001 at 08:55:16AM -0600, Nathan Torkington wrote: On the subject of music (despite the Subject: of movies) ... anyone here into trad. Irish instrumental music

Re: putting escape characters in files

2001-05-12 Thread David H. Adler
On Fri, May 11, 2001 at 11:55:46AM +0100, Jonathan Peterson wrote: I see a topic far in the distance and rapidly dwindling... Topic? What's a topic? :-) -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ Six course banquet of nothing, with a scoop of sod-all for a palate

Re: your mail

2001-05-10 Thread David H. Adler
On Thu, May 10, 2001 at 04:13:34PM +0100, Greg McCarroll wrote: would people mind if i turned up totally pissed from minute 0 to tonights meeting? i've had lunch with a friend and its done bad things to me Clearly it's done odd things to your ability to write a subject... dha -- David H

Re: (Ab)Using substr

2001-05-10 Thread David H. Adler
On Thu, May 10, 2001 at 09:16:25AM +0100, Cross David - dcross wrote: Mentioned this in passing to Piers and Leon last night and they seemed interested enough to justify posting it here. It's not mine :) My god, that's gorgeous. I think I'm going to cry... dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL

Re: Dr Who - A second rate sci-fi show that is only popular in american due to their average stands?

2001-05-10 Thread David H. Adler
On Thu, May 10, 2001 at 06:03:53PM +0100, Greg McCarroll wrote: * David H. Adler ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote: On Thu, May 10, 2001 at 04:13:34PM +0100, Greg McCarroll wrote: would people mind if i turned up totally pissed from minute 0 to tonights meeting? i've had lunch with a friend

Re: TBA?

2001-05-10 Thread David H. Adler
I'll be here all week. Not if we cut off your head, burn you alive, eviscerate you and bury you in france. :-) -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ i don't play lead. it interferes with my drinking. - Malcolm Young

Re: Buffy musings ...

2001-05-09 Thread David H. Adler
a feel-good film, but *brilliantly* done. dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ Atheists are so fun to poke with sharp sticks. Or sleep with. Because they try really hard not to scream OH GOD. - wheelekb and Vertilgo in goats-fans

Re: Buffy musings ...

2001-05-09 Thread David H. Adler
On Tue, May 08, 2001 at 11:20:36AM -0600, Nathan Torkington wrote: David H. Adler writes: 3) Get the editors to come. Maybe I can convince them to hire me. :) Editors? This show isn't edited, it's live. Isn't it? No. Documentary. dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http

Re: O Brother (was Re: Buffy musings ...)

2001-05-09 Thread David H. Adler
laserdisc of The Adventures of Baron Munchausen. Only one of them is all the extra material. :-) dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ And if you are a real looney, you would read the manpage. - Abigail in c.l.p.misc

Re: Movies (was Re: Buffy musings ...)

2001-05-09 Thread David H. Adler
ago -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ M-x induce-carpal-tunnel-syndrome - Greg Bacon

Re: Dim Sum?

2001-05-09 Thread David H. Adler
On Wed, May 09, 2001 at 05:34:39PM +0100, Greg McCarroll wrote: * David H. Adler ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote: Oh, you people would just *love* to know what happened last night, wouldn't you? BWAHAHAHAHAHA The British Watcher and Slayer had to save the American's again? Nice try

Re: Dim Sum?

2001-05-09 Thread David H. Adler
On Wed, May 09, 2001 at 05:25:43PM +0100, Cross David - dcross wrote: From: David H. Adler [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Wednesday, May 09, 2001 5:22 PM On Wed, May 09, 2001 at 03:02:52PM +0100, Greg McCarroll wrote: Simon, if you are going to reveal next week's Buffy episode at least

Re: Buffy musings ...

2001-05-08 Thread David H. Adler
by then... Not sure what Charisma's doing outside of the Whedon Axis. dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ Now everyone, grep your pod, and we'll begin... - John Porter in [EMAIL PROTECTED]

Re: More revolting natives

2001-05-07 Thread David H. Adler
a trip across the states that the most common question they got asked was what language do you speak in france? -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ Mysticism has no place in programming. - Larry Rosler

Re: Review of Data munging with Perl on Slashdot

2001-05-02 Thread David H. Adler
is good. He even says he *learned* something from DMP! :-) Unfortunately, it's not on line yet. :-/ dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ Please stop flirting with my canvas.- Damian Conway

Re: Migrating South (was Good Accountants)

2001-04-28 Thread David H. Adler
is lying. No, really... dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ [Insert Angus Prune Tune here]

Re: Good Accountants

2001-04-27 Thread David H. Adler
On Fri, Apr 27, 2001 at 12:25:23PM +0100, Barbie wrote: I always knew Manchester was the centre of the Universe. Ahem. I suggest you go look at the entry for NY.pm at http://www.pm.org/groups/north_america.shtml :-) dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ Oh

Re: Migrating South (was Good Accountants)

2001-04-27 Thread David H. Adler
On Fri, Apr 27, 2001 at 06:56:22PM -0400, Alex Page wrote: Hmm, I'm feeling like this is getting waaay too off-topic What is this off-topic you speak of? Is it a custom of your people? :-) -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ My theory is that his ignorance

Re: Company Name

2001-04-25 Thread David H. Adler
the domain off Paul and call it PerlIsMyBitch Ltd. Perl is your limited bitch? dha, who, yes, knows what limited means in this context... sheesh -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ I see people didn't read the smiley I didn't include. - John W. Baxter

Re: [OT] Flecktones in London next month

2001-04-21 Thread David H. Adler
On Sat, Apr 21, 2001 at 10:52:56AM +0100, Jonathan Stowe wrote: On Fri, 20 Apr 2001, David H. Adler wrote: On Fri, Apr 20, 2001 at 04:14:02PM +0100, David Cantrell wrote: On Fri, Apr 20, 2001 at 04:04:55PM +0100, Robin Szemeti wrote: On Fri, 20 Apr 2001, you wrote: They have

Re: BBC was Re: Beginners Guide

2001-04-19 Thread David H. Adler
On By, and less of the vets in kitchens making your home look horrible cheap shit. Make them start producing Doctor Who again, while you're at it... dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ My theory is that his ignorance clouded his poor judgement. - Alice

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

Re: Komodo

2001-04-18 Thread David H. Adler
? You must have an old version. That's been aliased to the spacebar for ages now... dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ "I HAVE HAD A SEIZURE" "I THINK I WIN THEN" - http://www.jerkcity.com/jerkcity473.html

Re: Mourning clothes for London.pm

2001-04-18 Thread David H. Adler
just asked me if I was upset about this, and my response was similar... dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ "Perl Porters, Inc. today announced the release of version .006 of their popular Perl5 compiler suite, codenamed `Rabid Rat'." - Nathan

Re: Mourning clothes for London.pm

2001-04-18 Thread David H. Adler
? Nah. He's a nobody who's been dating SMG for a while. Clarification: That's Freddie Prinz, Jr. His father was the star of Chico and the Man, a sitcom of, uh, mid-70s vintage, I think. Don't know if it ever made it across the water, though. dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http

Re: sub BEGIN {}

2001-04-17 Thread David H. Adler
-- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ Mysticism has no place in programming. - Larry Rosler

Re: NY Invasion

2001-04-12 Thread David H. Adler
then :-( But you're not coming, last I checked, so you can go see your silly little band. :-) dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ "This is Mace's planet. We Just Live here."

Re: London.pm List Weekly Summary (list!)

2001-04-09 Thread David H. Adler
On Mon, Apr 09, 2001 at 12:41:56PM +0100, Leon Brocard wrote: Note that I'll still post the summary to london-list (for now at least). Why should you stop? You *can't* be worried about the traffic! :-) dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ Hat! Hat! Hat

Re: Silly postings

2001-04-06 Thread David H. Adler
thought "my god -- it's exactly like Duke Nukem" and looked arond for a ventilation duct to blast. You *used* a public toilet in nyc??? eek. dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ "Hey you! Don't watch dat! Watch thees! This is the heavy, heav

Re: Silly postings

2001-04-05 Thread David H. Adler
On Wed, Apr 04, 2001 at 12:14:05PM +0100, Lucy McWilliam wrote: "Sex is kinda like pizza. When it's bad, it's still pretty good." Thanks for reinforcing the view that people outside of New York don't know dirt about pizza... :-) dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECT

Re: sub BEGIN {}

2001-04-05 Thread David H. Adler
On Wed, Apr 04, 2001 at 10:03:43AM +0200, Philip Newton wrote: dha, how's your "last read" mark? Eh? -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ We honestly don't want to see another technicolored cow. - the #macintosh faq

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

2001-04-05 Thread David H. Adler
On Wed, Apr 04, 2001 at 12:05:10PM +0100, Leon Brocard wrote: ObTopic: [snip lots of stuff about perl] Excuse me, where was the topical stuff there? dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ Your Aunt Linda should maybe stay away from the Manischewitz. Or stop

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

2001-04-05 Thread David H. Adler
right, then" and walked away... dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ "It must be difficult being such a visionary." "Not really. You just have to drink a whole lot." - http://www.goats.com/archive/index.html?990420

Re: Silly postings

2001-04-05 Thread David H. Adler
On Thu, Apr 05, 2001 at 07:10:34PM +0100, Simon Cozens wrote: On Thu, Apr 05, 2001 at 01:45:40PM -0400, David H. Adler wrote: Thanks for reinforcing the view that people outside of New York don't know dirt about pizza... :-) I thought it was "people outside of Italy". My how ti

Re: Silly postings

2001-04-05 Thread David H. Adler
On Thu, Apr 05, 2001 at 05:27:57PM +0100, Dave Hodgkinson wrote: Simon Cozens [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On Thu, Apr 05, 2001 at 01:45:40PM -0400, David H. Adler wrote: Thanks for reinforcing the view that people outside of New York don't know dirt about pizza... :-) I thought

Re: Crazy Idea

2001-04-04 Thread David H. Adler
On Wed, Apr 04, 2001 at 10:06:13AM +0100, Lucy McWilliam wrote: *grin* That sounds like an evil flan. Mmm... flan... -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ A feature is often a bug with seniority.- Chip Salzenberg

Re: Books

2001-04-04 Thread David H. Adler
ling and Frank Wiles. That second one has an *excellent* acknowledgements page... :-) dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ "I have no idea what that is. Thank goodness we didn't order three!" - some nameless induhvidual quoted in Dilbert Newsletter 31.0

Re: Books

2001-04-04 Thread David H. Adler
On Wed, Apr 04, 2001 at 07:15:04PM +0100, Dave Cross wrote: Dave... [wondering how he gets to be a technical editor] My experience suggests it may have something to do with being in the right place at the right time... :) dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com

Re: London.pm List Weekly Summary 2001-04-02

2001-04-04 Thread David H. Adler
added "geeks, goths, jugglers, Netscis. And that's just me". Paul Makepeace added "unicyclist". Greg McCarroll added "drunk crazy buffy fans". Surely that last is a clarification, not an addition. pedhant -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/

Re: Books

2001-04-04 Thread David H. Adler
- The authors just start following you *everywhere*... :-) dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ "Hey you! Don't watch dat! Watch thees! This is the heavy, heavy monster sound!" - Madness

Re: archiving

2001-04-03 Thread David H. Adler
Did you all know that i used to blow up pressurised butane cannisters as a child? No, but I'm hardly surprised... -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ "i don't play lead. it interferes with my drinking." - Malcolm Young

Re: Crazy Idea

2001-04-03 Thread David H. Adler
On Tue, Apr 03, 2001 at 04:47:02PM +0100, Andrew Bowman wrote: Either that or he misread FM as SM, or, worse, FHM. "Worse"? You haven't seen those Alyson Hannigan pictures, have you? :-) dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ "If it's not Je

Re: [schwern@pobox.com: DNA.pm]

2001-04-01 Thread David H. Adler
On Sun, Apr 01, 2001 at 06:50:48PM +0100, Leon Brocard wrote: Those crazy Americans! ;-) Hey, he never did this before he went over to Britain... :-) -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ for (('to you', 'dear '.shift)[0,0,1,0]) { print "Happy bir

Re: Job: I'm looking for one..

2001-03-29 Thread David H. Adler
. :-) dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ For the Forth aficionados reading this column, I offer my idea of the ideal bumper sticker: "YOU FORTH LOVE IF HONK THEN." - Chip Salzenberg, in The Perl Journal #12

Re: Buffycode (was Re: That book)

2001-03-28 Thread David H. Adler
On Wed, Mar 28, 2001 at 01:37:14PM +0200, Philip Newton wrote: David H. Adler wrote: What, no CiP rating??? Well, there wasn't any Perl code included. But it should be pretty straightforward to hack the algorithm together, or might as well hijack the Convert::Base32 module for the purpose

Re: ISO8601 [was] Re: Pointless, Badly-Written Module.

2001-03-28 Thread David H. Adler
, that the current Manhattan phone directory not only lists 212 (Manhattan and formerly the rest of the city), but two cellular phone area codes, 646 and 917. dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ You get the idea that if Apple won a 90% market share, bought out

Re: white wine

2001-03-27 Thread David H. Adler
...) dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ tastes filling! less great! - ignatz in #perl

Re: Buffycode (was Re: That book)

2001-03-27 Thread David H. Adler
On Tue, Mar 27, 2001 at 01:07:44PM +0100, Greg McCarroll wrote: agreed, this is just f*cking crazy, sorry for the swearing, but this is the craziest thing i've seen this year What, no CiP rating??? dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ Just Install Perl

Re: white wine

2001-03-26 Thread David H. Adler
again you can partake of the local plethora of vineyards in the area. On the other hand, since it's going to be in San Diego, maybe not... dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ "In my opinion, there's nothing in this world beats a '52 Vincent and a red h

Re: That book

2001-03-26 Thread David H. Adler
. Or both ;-) The CaveSlayer Archive. Or has that not gotten across the great wide ocean yet? dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ TINC, fnord, tinc.

Re: Balding Badly-Coiffed Hackers (was Re: Pointless, Badly-Written Module.)

2001-03-21 Thread David H. Adler
On Wed, Mar 21, 2001 at 02:49:17PM -, Jonathan Stowe wrote: What are we saying here, Michael Schwern is that Alien Drag Queen ? You know... that would explain a lot.. :-) dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ ... we didn't know what the hell we were

Re: Perl Training Courses

2001-03-21 Thread David H. Adler
On Wed, Mar 21, 2001 at 10:22:34PM +, celia wrote: / me delurks - don't worry, you won't see much of me round here :) But... why?? dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ philosophy department - you don't have to be to work here, but it helps

Re: Pointless, Badly-Written Module.

2001-03-20 Thread David H. Adler
On Tue, Mar 20, 2001 at 05:34:06PM +, David Cantrell wrote: You are Michael Schwern, and I claim your m4d h41rkut skillz. Oh, get real. Schwern has *no* relation to haircuts *at all*... dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ We went on holiday

Re: Damian's Diary

2001-03-13 Thread David H. Adler
user group, a state of mind (liver?). Even dha is a London.pm'er although he may not care to admit it ;-) Oh, no question. I'm just glad I don't have to actually take responsibility for you guys... dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ Perl can certainly be used

Re: Strange Request

2001-03-13 Thread David H. Adler
On Tue, Mar 13, 2001 at 02:45:30PM +, Dave Cross wrote: We simply can't compete with Matt on backwards compatibility as his scripts all run on 4.036! If you call that "running"... :-/ dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ "I was under me

Re: Strange Request

2001-03-12 Thread David H. Adler
ter freely available. Maybe I missed a meeting again, but doesn't the "industry" tend to refuse the standardness of anything freely available? dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ Sturgeon's Law: 90% of everything is crap. Cassell's Corollary: Sturg

Re: DJ jabbers on the O'Reilly Network

2001-03-12 Thread David H. Adler
On Mon, Mar 12, 2001 at 03:02:07PM -0500, Mark Rogaski wrote: I think you missed the obvious absurdity of the US claiming prior art when it came to _beer_. Just beer in relation to perl dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ "Well, sure,

Re: DJ jabbers on the O'Reilly Network

2001-03-12 Thread David H. Adler
You _do_ realise that I've now put the trademark notice on all of the london.pm web pages :) Bloody redcoats... dha :-) -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ perl is a language, and as such, is about as Y2K compliant as Serbo-Croat.- David Cantrell

Re: DJ jabbers on the O'Reilly Network

2001-03-09 Thread David H. Adler
r art here... :) dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ "Anybody's apt to trip." "Not over a sofa!" - The Lady Eve

Re: FW: Kevin Smith Film Fest - Non-HTML version!

2001-03-07 Thread David H. Adler
n Mallrats there's no relation there at all is there? name dropStan used to live in my building before he moved out to LA. :-)/nd dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ You get the idea that if Apple won a 90% market share, bought out Microsoft, and hired Bill Ga

Re: T-shirts for Monday

2001-03-04 Thread David H. Adler
guessing that those of us on this side of the atlantic are, therefore, out of luck at this point? dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ perl is a language, and as such, is about as Y2K compliant as Serbo-Croat.- David Cantrell in comp.lang.perl.misc

Re: The Conway Lecture

2001-02-21 Thread David H. Adler
On Tue, Feb 20, 2001 at 06:07:21PM -0800, Paul Makepeace wrote: From: "David H. Adler" [EMAIL PROTECTED] The Module isn't the problem, it's the Lecture... :-) I've seen it, heck I even missed the first few minutes -- what's the biggie? He uses his oratory skills to make you *t

Re: The Conway Lecture

2001-02-20 Thread David H. Adler
n find all the pieces. ;-) dha, sorry he can't make it... it might make sense the 3rd time through... -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ "It's all eggs, bacon, beans and a fried slice." - Madness

Re: Conway Hall

2001-02-12 Thread David H. Adler
... :-) dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ People don't buy our products because they want a 1/2 inch drill, they buy our products because they want a 1/2 inch hole. - reportedly, some exec at Black and Decker

Re: Conway Hall

2001-02-12 Thread David H. Adler
to look at? That's probably the best starting point. After that, we can start talking about options. dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ Any sufficiently advanced technology is compatible with magic. - The Doctor, Seeing I

Re: NY invasion, was Re: Conway Hall

2001-02-12 Thread David H. Adler
to cost? Dave? Dave? Dave? Bueller? Well, now that you have something to work with, I can get the querying in motion... About how many people are we talking about? Any idea? dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ You can't set a generic cow. - Randal L

Re: Technical Meeting 22nd Feb

2001-02-12 Thread David H. Adler
is to ask him. That's what we did. :-) dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ The Teletubbies are coming to America. They must be stopped!

Re: NY invasion, was Re: Conway Hall

2001-02-12 Thread David H. Adler
On Mon, Feb 12, 2001 at 07:37:14PM +, Paul Mison wrote: On 12/02/2001 at 19:36 +, Greg McCarroll wrote: David H. Adler ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote: Well, now that you have something to work with, I can get the querying in motion... About how many people are we talking about

Re: NY invasion, was Re: Conway Hall

2001-02-12 Thread David H. Adler
On Mon, Feb 12, 2001 at 08:18:26PM +, Paul Mison wrote: On 12/02/2001 at 19:59 +, David H. Adler wrote: FWIW, 10 is commonly the minimum for a "group". A group rate isn't the only way to go, but it's one option... Hmm. I assume group is cheaper, though. You'd be

Re: Technical Meeting 22nd Feb

2001-02-12 Thread David H. Adler
to the tech people himself. :-) delagatin' dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ Please do not throw hands at me.- D84, Robots Of Death

Re: NY invasion, was Re: Conway Hall

2001-02-12 Thread David H. Adler
On Mon, Feb 12, 2001 at 04:32:08PM -0500, Mike Jarvis wrote: When looking at cost, remember what hotel rates in NYC are like (almost as bad as London). You can easily pay US$250/night for a room that you would swear is in a crack house. But the crack is *great*! :-) -- David H. Adler

Re: OT: Buffy (or not OT, depending on your point of view)

2001-02-08 Thread David H. Adler
o the film... :-/ dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ When I was a little man/Play-Doh came in a little can/ I was Star Wars' biggest fan/Now I'm stuck without a plan/ G. I. Joe was an Action Man/Shaggy drove the Mystery Van/ Devo was my favorite band/So take me back t

Re:

2001-02-07 Thread David H. Adler
... dha :-) -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ Although, of course, it will be $ME in line with the usual practice of SHOUTING OUT MAGIC VARIABLES. - Damian Conway

Re: Mailing List Stuff

2001-02-05 Thread David H. Adler
is it with ponys? I've wondered that too. Seems to be a #perl obsession... I think brian's wanted a pony ever since the early days of NY.pm, and he avoids IRC like the plague... dha, likes pie -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ perl is a language, and as such, is about

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