Re: Templating Solutions

2001-06-19 Thread Leon Brocard
generate Perl code on the fly. This is why comparing Java and Perl tools is tricky... Leon -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ Iterative Software...http://www.iterative-software.com/ ... Change is inevitable, except from a vending machine

Re: Templating Solutions

2001-06-19 Thread Leon Brocard
of their choice at the technical meeting on Thursday? (as long as everyone don't pick TT2 of course...) Leon -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ Iterative Software...http://www.iterative-software.com/ ... Off the keyboard, thru the router, over the bridge, nothing but net!

Re: Using perl for a high performance mailer daemon ?

2001-06-19 Thread Leon Brocard
Greg Cope sent the following bits through the ether: I want to design a mailer for sending large numbers of individual messages to a large list. You're writing a mailer in Perl. Mailers have been done before. If you're using a slow one, then look at other ones, such as exim. Leon -- Leon

Re: early peek at a bit of fun

2001-06-18 Thread Leon Brocard
Simon Wistow sent the following bits through the ether: There are modules out there for doing IP2LL http://www.astray.com/Bath.pm/near.cgi even worked in Montreal. Fails for btinternet atm though... Leon -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ Iterative Software

Re: CMS frameworks

2001-06-18 Thread Leon Brocard
Simon Wistow sent the following bits through the ether: 'cos they're all based on the Slash code? Which isn't all that amenable to total reskinning. Oh look, that slashcode 2.0 uses Template Toolkit... Leon -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ Iterative

Re: Templating Solutions

2001-06-18 Thread Leon Brocard
, so you could at least ask him for his list... Leon ps speed isn't important -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ Iterative Software...http://www.iterative-software.com/ ... If I were you, who'd be me?

Re: early peek at a bit of fun

2001-06-15 Thread Leon Brocard
Greg McCarroll sent the following bits through the ether: It is a very alpha-ish cgi script that simply compiles a Leader Board of known London.pm people The modules list is a bit out of date in this case (I'm at eight)... Leon -- Leon Brocard.http

Re: early peek at a bit of fun

2001-06-15 Thread Leon Brocard
Richard Clamp sent the following bits through the ether: Yeah but if you did just parse 02packages blindly then Leon would have a bigger headstart with all of the Graphviz::GraphMyAunt modules. Family graphs? Good call. What was that ancestry format again? Leon -- Leon Brocard

Re: London.pm - FAQ for web site (was books or something).

2001-06-14 Thread Leon Brocard
Leo Lapworth sent the following bits through the ether: And yes it DOES need a faq, I have the start of one, but would very much love someone else to finish it off. google++ # london.pm faq http://www.mail-archive.com/london-pm%40lists.dircon.co.uk/msg02436.html -- Leon Brocard

Re: [fwd] Group booking AC Hotel

2001-06-14 Thread Leon Brocard
Neil Ford sent the following bits through the ether: For those not on the yapc europe mailing list. (you will need to subscribe to register interest in this though). Hmmm, it may be an idea to get something closer to the center of town. Quick, someone organise. Leon -- Leon Brocard

London.pm List Weekly Summary 2001-06-11

2001-06-13 Thread Leon Brocard
/DSCF0102.jpg Eh?, leon -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ Iterative Software...http://www.iterative-software.com/ ... Have you seen Quasimoto? I have a hunch he's back!

Re: Persistent Perl

2001-06-12 Thread Leon Brocard
- byte-compile modules when needed The reason we haven't seen a Perl-Java compiler is due to the low-level nature of the JVM and the high-level nature of the PVM. They just don't mix well. Leon -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ Iterative Software...http

Re: Some pretty pictures ...

2001-06-11 Thread Leon Brocard
the next [insert name of famous photographer/subject]. Leon -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ Iterative Software...http://www.iterative-software.com/ ... All things are green unless they are not

Re: Upcoming technical meeting

2001-06-09 Thread Leon Brocard
pretty soon too. Speakers don't need to register. Leon [1] no, I have no idea why you missed the footnote either -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ Iterative Software...http://www.iterative-software.com/ ... Apple (c) 6024 b.c., Adam Eve

London.pm List Weekly Summary 2001-06-04

2001-06-06 Thread Leon Brocard
) released Tie::Hash::Cannabinol: And where are those London.pm tshirts, eh?, Leon -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ Iterative Software...http://www.iterative-software.com/ ... Gravity is a myth - the earth sucks

Re: M$ SQueaLServer

2001-06-06 Thread Leon Brocard
Redvers Davies sent the following bits through the ether: The transactions world record sadly is held by M$ at the moment. http://www.tpc.org/tpch/results/h-ttperf.idc Leon -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ Iterative Software...http://www.iterative

Re: M$ SQueaLServer

2001-06-06 Thread Leon Brocard
... Leon, aaa aaahh ahhh chhoou! -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ Iterative Software...http://www.iterative-software.com/ ... And he disappeared in a puff of logic

Re: TPC Travel

2001-06-04 Thread Leon Brocard
. Just remember to bring a stake just in case we happen to bump into a vampire-filled bar... Leon -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ Iterative Software...http://www.iterative-software.com/ ... Washington was fun

Re: TPC Travel

2001-06-04 Thread Leon Brocard
Cross David - dcross sent the following bits through the ether: Cool. When are you doing that? Sunday? visualeffect symbol=W with=hands/ Leon -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ Iterative Software...http://www.iterative-software.com/ ... Byte

London.pm List Weekly Summary 2001-05-28

2001-05-31 Thread Leon Brocard
autotree directive and YAPE, Marcel talked about his data munging framework plan again, everyone insulted the PDF format, and Nicholas Clark spotted a flaw in the new Leon Brocard Drinking Game. So there were lots of ideas but no real answer: http://www.mail-archive.com/london-pm%40lists.dircon.co.uk

Re: Talks and Stuff

2001-05-30 Thread Leon Brocard
- but submit both anyway and let the organisers decide 2) there is no form - just an email address, huh? Leon -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ Iterative Software...http://www.iterative-software.com/ ... I wish you humans would leave me alone

Re: Grammar - Class creation

2001-05-29 Thread Leon Brocard
] Or Parse::Yapp, but I betcha it'll be more work -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ Iterative Software...http://www.iterative-software.com/ ... Careful. We don't want to learn from this. - Calvin

Re: Grammar - Class creation

2001-05-29 Thread Leon Brocard
Marcel Grunauer sent the following bits through the ether: Is that a) a good idea, b) a bad idea, c) common practice anyway and I just haven't found it? japhy's apparently kinda doing this: http://search.cpan.org/doc/PINYAN/YAPE-Regex-3.01/extra/YAPE.pm The YAPE hierarchy of modules is an

Re: Hello and one or two dull questions

2001-05-25 Thread Leon Brocard
Tony Kennick sent the following bits through the ether: is there an archive so I can see what has come up recently? I've been doing weekly summaries of the mailing list, which may help: http://www.astray.com/mailman/listinfo/london-list-summary Leon -- Leon Brocard

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

2001-05-24 Thread Leon Brocard
Paul Makepeace sent the following bits through the ether: Have you integrated into a mail server (module, procmail, whatever) .muttrc: set editor=/home/acme/bin/autoformat %s; xemacs -nw %s Leon -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ Iterative Software

London.pm List Weekly Summary 2001-05-21

2001-05-24 Thread Leon Brocard
-trde/misc/foot/flyer.pdf http://www.twoshortplanks.com/simon/filmfest/ In other news, you'll all be happy to know that I now have my own eponymous top-level CPAN namespace. Well, maybe: http://use.perl.org/journal.pl?op=displayuid=189 Must stop volunteering for things, Leon -- Leon Brocard

Re: Election Manifestos

2001-05-23 Thread Leon Brocard
Cross David - dcross sent the following bits through the ether: This, of course, presupposes that acmemail passes everyone's definition of a decent mail client. And if it doesn't, we can just slap the authors until it does :) You'll be happy to know that I gave up ownership of acmemail a

Re: [Announce] Hackspoitation film fest

2001-05-23 Thread Leon Brocard
Simon Wistow sent the following bits through the ether: If anybody has any of these ... I could bring along Real Genius? (slightly more old-skool hackers though) Leon -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ Iterative Software...http://www.iterative

Re: Election Manifestos

2001-05-23 Thread Leon Brocard
Chris Ball sent the following bits through the ether: I used to use At-mail a lot at work. Pseudo-interesting question of the day; do you really feel it was ripped off (in the stigmatism-attached sense of the word), or given that it was GPLed or Artistic'd anyway, that it's fair play to them

Re: Election Manifestos

2001-05-22 Thread Leon Brocard
Chris Heathcote sent the following bits through the ether: It seems that every promise in the Tory manifesto is based on hearsay It'd be okay if they were based on shaggy or fat boy slim... Leon -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ Iterative Software

Re: Election Manifestos

2001-05-22 Thread Leon Brocard
Cross David - dcross sent the following bits through the ether: [SNIP!] Please fix your mailer to do proper In-Reply-To and References headers. It's really really annoying. Leon -- ... Money is the root of all wealth

TPC talk practice / technical meet

2001-05-21 Thread Leon Brocard
to come - it'll be slightly different from a normal technical meeting but interesting and informative nevertheless. Leon -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ Iterative Software...http://www.iterative-software.com/ ... Useless invention no. 404: Low salt brine

Re: TPC talk practice / technical meet

2001-05-21 Thread Leon Brocard
-- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ Iterative Software...http://www.iterative-software.com/ ... My name is Inigo Montoya. You killed my father. Prepare to die

London.pm List Weekly Summary 2001-05-14

2001-05-18 Thread Leon Brocard
/antibetdesign/vampires.htm http://www.bagley.org/~doug/shootout/ http://www.mail-archive.com/london-pm%40lists.dircon.co.uk/msg05808.html Now all I have to do is not volunteer for the p5p summary, Leon -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ Iterative Software

Re: FHM Top 100 Sexiest Women

2001-05-17 Thread Leon Brocard
Neil Ford sent the following bits through the ether: The interesting bits are as follows; At no. 11, Sarah Michelle Geller At no. 10, Alyson Hannigan!!! You missed out the very important: No 27, Charisma Carpenter ;-), Leon -- Leon Brocard.http

Re: pc components

2001-05-17 Thread Leon Brocard
to Tottenham Court Road to actually buy it. The prices are generally comparable, and you get it *there and then*. Leon -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ Iterative Software...http://www.iterative-software.com/ ... Useless invention no. 404: Caffeine-free Diet Coke

[gnat@frii.com: Damian Conway's Exegesis 2]

2001-05-16 Thread Leon Brocard
, to keep in sync with Larry) shows a perl6 version of a binary tree program from the Perl Cookbook. http://www.perl.com/pub/2001/05/08/exegesis2.html Nat - End forwarded message - -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ Iterative Software...http

Perl training

2001-05-14 Thread Leon Brocard
Quite a few people at perl mongers asked me about Perl training. Those interested, please check out the following page, and please keep replies offlist: http://www.iterative-software.com/training/ Cheers, Leon -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ Iterative Software

Re: see attachment

2001-05-12 Thread Leon Brocard
? Leon -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ Iterative Software..http://yapc.org/Europe/ ... Back Up My Hard Drive? I Can't Find The Reverse Switch!

Re: mod perl

2001-05-10 Thread Leon Brocard
://perl.apache.org/guide/debug.html Leon -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ Iterative Software..http://yapc.org/Europe/ ... Borg? Where? I don't se*(#$#..NO CARRIER

Re: Dim Sum?

2001-05-09 Thread Leon Brocard
Dave Hodgkinson sent the following bits through the ether: Anyone up for Dim Sim at 1 O'clock? Yes. New World, Gerrard Street. I may be very on time. Leon -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ Iterative Software..http://yapc.org/Europe

Re: Dim Sum?

2001-05-09 Thread Leon Brocard
Dave Hodgkinson sent the following bits through the ether: ARGH! Sorry, I got PHB-ed. Well, Leo and I had a wonderful lunch without you, so ner. Leon -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ Iterative Software..http://yapc.org/Europe/ ... DoC

London.pm List Weekly Summary 2001-05-07

2001-05-09 Thread Leon Brocard
://www.mail-archive.com/london-pm%40lists.dircon.co.uk/msg04991.html In other news, the New World restaurant now does very good deals: http://www.mail-archive.com/london-pm%40lists.dircon.co.uk/msg05089.html Is it not written every second counts?, Leon -- Leon Brocard

Re: Buffy musings ...

2001-05-08 Thread Leon Brocard
tracking down their agents now. What a totally excellent idea. The costume designer for Buffy was at the ICA on the last day of yapc::Europe last year. Unplanned, but rather weird and neat anyway ;-) This now sets a standard for this year's conference to beat... Leon -- Leon Brocard

Re: More revolting natives

2001-05-04 Thread Leon Brocard
Alex Page sent the following bits through the ether: On Fri, May 04, 2001 at 04:54:05PM +0100, Dominic Mitchell wrote: On Fri, May 04, 2001 at 04:47:43PM +0100, Dean wrote: Um. I no longer want children. You *wanted* them? :-) Deep fried? Tastes like chicken! Leon -- Leon

Re: Apocalypse Two

2001-05-04 Thread Leon Brocard
Damian Conway sent the following bits through the ether: I suppose you'll want me to put that on the CPAN now. ;-) Yes. Didn't we sponsor you for this ;-) Leon -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ Iterative Software..http://yapc.org/Europe

London.pm List Weekly Summary 2001-04-30

2001-05-03 Thread Leon Brocard
://www.mail-archive.com/london-pm%40lists.dircon.co.uk/msg04843.html Note that you can subscribe just to this summary, if you don't want the hassle of tons of london-list mail but still want to keep up: http://www.astray.com/mailman/listinfo/london-list-summary Leon -- Leon Brocard

Re: London.pm List Weekly Summary 2001-04-30

2001-05-03 Thread Leon Brocard
Philip Newton sent the following bits through the ether: I missed the mention that london-list may be moving to london.pm.org at some point. There's no point in mentioning it again until it happens, surely. So, when's it gonna happen list-meisters? Leon -- Leon Brocard

Re: cocktails

2001-05-03 Thread Leon Brocard
, and I'm feeling generous, so I'll buy a drink for the first person to place the quote in my .signature ;-) Now if only I could find a copy of this... Leon -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ Iterative Software..http://yapc.org/Europe/ ... Did you know

Re: TPC Travel

2001-05-02 Thread Leon Brocard
to get there just to spite me? Leon -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ Iterative Software..http://yapc.org/Europe/ ... All life's answers are on TV. - Bart Simpson

Re: tube strike / may meeting postponed til 10th

2001-05-02 Thread Leon Brocard
/pressreleases/ Where will the (delayed) meeting be? Have we booked a room? ;-) Leon -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ Iterative Software..http://yapc.org/Europe/ ... I always lie. In fact, I'm lying to you right now!

Stuffed camel

2001-04-29 Thread Leon Brocard
the camel? Leon -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ Iterative Software..http://yapc.org/Europe/ ... Nudge, nudge, wink, wink, know what I mean?

Re: Mailbox power ..

2001-04-28 Thread Leon Brocard
. However, not many UPS's last six hours. Bad Mailbox! Leon -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ Iterative Software..http://yapc.org/Europe/ ... DOC files? We don't need NO STINKIN' DOC FILES!

Re: MySQL - Oracle wrapper/compat. libs

2001-04-27 Thread Leon Brocard
many different DBI abstraction layers to cope with all databases at the same time. The OO-DB persistence modules all have their own way of doing it too... Leon -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ Iterative Software..http://yapc.org/Europe/ ... Did

Re: DBD::*-bind_param() ?

2001-04-27 Thread Leon Brocard
interested in. It helps a lot (and is also blindingly easy to benchmark yourself ;-). Using bind_columns also helps to speed up DBI, see: http://www.activestate.com/ASPN/Mail/msg/perl-DBI-dev%3A503109 Leon -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ Iterative Software

Re: MySQL - Oracle wrapper/compat. libs

2001-04-27 Thread Leon Brocard
debugger, and B::Generate. First one to optimise Perl code (maybe replacing bits of Perl with XS on the fly?) gets a pat on the back. Leon, sleeep -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ Iterative Software..http://yapc.org/Europe/ ... I don't suffer

Re: MySQL - Oracle wrapper/compat. libs

2001-04-25 Thread Leon Brocard
to choose from. Leon -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ Iterative Software..http://yapc.org/Europe/ ... Acoustic - What you play pool with

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

2001-04-23 Thread Leon Brocard
Simon Wistow sent the following bits through the ether: Deja-Angst : http://www.inktank.com/index.cfm?toon=02-26-01 Hmmm, that came out on my birthday. I think it's a Sign... Leon -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ Iterative Software..http

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

2001-04-22 Thread Leon Brocard
as many points snowboarding than he does in SSX. Somehow falling hurts more... -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ Iterative Software..http://yapc.org/Europe/ ... To err is human, to forgive... $5.00

Re: OT: parsing xml

2001-04-11 Thread Leon Brocard
useful (and simple!) for dealing with XML data structures. If you need anything more fancy, look into XML::XPath. Always remember to cache aggressively whenever you use XML. HTH, Leon -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ Iterative Software..http

London.pm List Weekly Summary 2001-04-09

2001-04-11 Thread Leon Brocard
y.com/mailman/listinfo/london-list-summary I'm away snowboarding next week (well, okay, hurting myself trying out all those moves I pulled off in SSX) so Simon Wistow will take over the summary and hopefully do another wonderful job ;-), Leon -- Leon Brocard.http://w

Re: Disclaimer

2001-04-10 Thread Leon Brocard
rant about Australians stealing your GPL / AL webmail program, changing the logo, and selling it...] Leon -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ Iterative Software..http://yapc.org/Europe/ ... Quick! Act as if nothing has happened!

Re: Technical Meeting - 19th April

2001-04-10 Thread Leon Brocard
] ;-) [1] read this as "hurting" [2] although you're welcome to steal the bottom two and do them without me, sniff -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ Iterative Software..http://yapc.org/Europe/ ... A flashlight is a case for ho

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

2001-04-09 Thread Leon Brocard
Leon Brocard sent the following bits through the ether: This is the eleventh of hopefully many weekly summaries of the London Perl Mongers mailing list. For the week starting 2001-04-02: I've been asked repeatedly (mostly by Pete Berlin ;-) to set up a seperate list for the london-list weekly

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.

Re: Backslash

2001-04-05 Thread Leon Brocard
, but you can still get RDF: http://www.slashdot.org/slashdot.rdf http://use.perl.org/useperl.rdf Leon -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ yapc::Europehttp://yapc.org/Europe/ ... BREAKFAST.COM Halted... Cereal Port Not Responding.

Re: Question

2001-04-04 Thread Leon Brocard
, Leon -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ yapc::Europehttp://yapc.org/Europe/ ... Duh! It's like a totally famous quote!

London.pm List Weekly Summary 2001-04-02

2001-04-04 Thread Leon Brocard
"Black White", a new god game, everywhere: http://freebs23.iserver.net/jarkko.jpg http://www.bwgame.com/ http://archive.develooper.com/perl5-porters%40perl.org/msg24544.html Leon -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ yapc::Europehttp://yapc.org/Europe/ ... AAaaeee wizzaaardsah staaafff has a knobontheend, knobontheend

Re: sub BEGIN {}

2001-04-04 Thread Leon Brocard
Neil Ford sent the following bits through the ether: Details? Location? URL? http://gllug.linux.co.uk/ Leon -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ yapc::Europehttp://yapc.org/Europe/ ... "Suicide Hotline... please hold"

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

2001-04-04 Thread Leon Brocard
e normally, you must understand. I am attempting to inject some humour into the situation. -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ yapc::Europehttp://yapc.org/Europe/ ... That must be wonderful! I don't understand it at all

Re: sub BEGIN {}

2001-04-04 Thread Leon Brocard
://www.jwz.org/doc/threading.html Any chance you could use a decent one? I suggest mutt. Leon -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ yapc::Europehttp://yapc.org/Europe/ ... All programmers are optimists

Re: sub BEGIN {}

2001-04-04 Thread Leon Brocard
Simon Wistow sent the following bits through the ether: I'm not threading. I order my mail by date. Ptt. No wonder you're getting confused! :-P Leon -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ yapc::Europehttp://yapc.org/Europe/ ... I'm

Re: Social Meeting (fwd)

2001-04-02 Thread Leon Brocard
Lucy McWilliam sent the following bits through the ether: Gah. I see I shall have to drag(?!) you all along to upcoming beer festivals. Nooo. You just gave me a mental image of London Perl Mongers in drag! Arrghghghgghgh Leon -- Leon Brocard.http

Buffy

2001-04-01 Thread Leon Brocard
http://www.astray.com/Buffy/ Leon ps if only PAUSE weren't down, this'd be on CPAN already... -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ yapc::Europehttp://yapc.org/Europe/ ... An unbreakable toy is useful for breaking other toys NAME

Re: Buffy

2001-04-01 Thread Leon Brocard
lly things such as Q::S, Bleach, Buffy, and Symbol::Aprox::Sub would go... Leon -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ yapc::Europehttp://yapc.org/Europe/ ... A pessimist is never disappointed

[schwern@pobox.com: DNA.pm]

2001-04-01 Thread Leon Brocard
TAGA TAGA CAGA TAGA ACGA ACGA TAGA CAGA TAGA GAGT TACA AGTT CGCT CACA GCGA CCAA CCAA ... - End forwarded message - Leon -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ yapc::Europehttp://yapc.org/Europe/ ... I totally paused!

Re: from ntk

2001-03-30 Thread Leon Brocard
Aaron Trevena sent the following bits through the ether: thats a bit slow for ntk Indeed. Thankfully I've removed all pimb talk from my mail archives. Ten months is pretty slow for meme transfer. I declare NTK too slow and hence dead. What's next? ;-) Leon -- Leon Brocard

Re: Perl Auto-RPC

2001-03-29 Thread Leon Brocard
[EMAIL PROTECTED] sent the following bits through the ether: Here's what I use, which probably isn't what most people would think of when they hear "XML parser" Indeed. This is because it doesn't parse XML. Leon -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ ya

Re: yapc::Europe::19101?

2001-03-28 Thread Leon Brocard
-- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ yapc::Europehttp://yapc.org/Europe/ ... I'm not afraid of clouds in the daytime

Re: Social Meeting (fwd)

2001-03-28 Thread Leon Brocard
nothing to do with the fact that I just got Zone of the Enders (fun) that happen to come with a Metal Gear Solid 2 demo (fab). Oh no. Leon -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ yapc::Europehttp://yapc.org/Europe/ ... I'm not an actor, but I

Re: That book

2001-03-23 Thread Leon Brocard
Dave Cross sent the following bits through the ether: I thought that 'EasyScripts' (or, even, 'EZScripts') had most people's approval. Well, if anything, we should choose a name which isn't already taken with some bad scripts. Google first, guys! Leon -- Leon Brocard

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

2001-03-23 Thread Leon Brocard
AEF sent the following bits through the ether: On Fri, 23 Mar 2001, Lucy McWilliam wrote: Love and fruit flies, I only really want /one/ of those things... Really? How many flies do you have? Leon -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ yapc::Europe

Re: That book

2001-03-22 Thread Leon Brocard
Robin Szemeti sent the following bits through the ether: bet he got his mate to write it :) I noticed that. For a moment I thought it was a rigged review by the author / his friend / the publisher. But we know that respectable publishers don't do that kind of thing, right? Leon -- Leon

London.pm List Weekly Summary 2001-03-19

2001-03-22 Thread Leon Brocard
www.mail-archive.com/london-pm%40lists.dircon.co.uk/msg03112.html And finally, it appears that Schwern, Michael is an Alien Drag Queen: http://www.mail-archive.com/london-pm%40lists.dircon.co.uk/msg03105.html http://us.imdb.com/Title?0103645 Leon -- Leon Brocard.http:

Dimsum Announcement Service

2001-03-16 Thread Leon Brocard
faster. This call has cost you fourty squillion quid. Please call again! Leon -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ yapc::Europehttp://yapc.org/Europe/ ... And now for something completely the same...

London.pm List Weekly Summary 2001-03-12

2001-03-14 Thread Leon Brocard
laxing pint and explaining why i have a limp A limp what? Your message seems to have been truncated Greg ;-) Andrew. Phew! Leon -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ yapc::Europehttp://yapc.org/Europe/ ... It is morally wro

Re: Talking about xs...

2001-03-12 Thread Leon Brocard
]. H. I still don't really see what advantages having this in Perl would give you. What kind of applications were you thinking of? Leon [1] A wrapper: http://dev.perl.org/archive/13/045 -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ yapc::Europehttp

Dimsum today

2001-03-09 Thread Leon Brocard
Heya folks, Piers and I just realised that we hadn't done dimsum at the New World for a while, so we're doing it today at 1pm. New World is at 1 Gerrard Place in Chinatown, opposite the fire station. Hope to see you there! Leon -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com

Re: Descrambling CSS w/ 7 Lines Of Perl

2001-03-07 Thread Leon Brocard
12 : 0, @z )[ $_ % 8 ]; } ( 16 .. 271 ) )[$_] ^ ( ( $h = 8 ) += $f + ( ~$g $t ) ) for @a[ 128 .. $#a ]; } print +pack +"C*", @a; } Simple, huh? Leon -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ yapc::Europehttp://yapc

[grit@DND.UTWENTE.NL: announcement: Hacker's conference HAL 2001]

2001-03-06 Thread Leon Brocard
muylders Contact Information: URL: http://www.hal2001.org Gerrit Hiddink [EMAIL PROTECTED] tel: (+31) (0)53-4892425 (please observe Dutch office hours) fax: (+31) (0)53-4892452 ----- End forwarded message - -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ yapc::Europe..

Re: [grit@DND.UTWENTE.NL: announcement: Hacker's conference HAL 2001]

2001-03-06 Thread Leon Brocard
Leon Brocard sent the following bits through the ether: Jamie and I went to HIP97 and had a blast. Yet Another Cool Conference to go to guys ;-) Oh no! I've just realised that this makes three consecutive weeks with conferences that I want to go to: oscon, yapc::europe, hal2001. Eeek. Wonder

Re: Ruby

2001-03-05 Thread Leon Brocard
language like Perl[1] wouldn't run that much faster... Leon [1] which is why Java-JVM and Java-.NET CLR are hard and slow -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ yapc::Europehttp://yapc.org/Europe/ ... A living example of Artificial Intelligence

Re: Ruby

2001-03-05 Thread Leon Brocard
Leon Brocard sent the following bits through the ether: [1] which is why Java-JVM and Java-.NET CLR are hard and slow ... A living example of Artificial Intelligence Hmmm, I obviously meant Perl instead of Java there. How bizarre. Leon -- Leon Brocard.http

Re: Graphical Documentation

2001-03-05 Thread Leon Brocard
rkshop! [2] A new version of which is winging it's way to CPAN. I fear I need to learn some more MakeMaker skills, though... -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ yapc::Europehttp://yapc.org/Europe/ ... If it ain't broke, fix it a

Re: Ruby

2001-03-03 Thread Leon Brocard
the best of both worlds with Inline::Ruby ;-) Leon -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ yapc::Europehttp://yapc.org/Europe/ ... Always remember no matter where you go, there you are

Re: London.pm List Weekly Summary 2001-02-26

2001-03-03 Thread Leon Brocard
-- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ yapc::Europehttp://yapc.org/Europe/ ... You are in a twisty little maze of Unix versions, all different

Re: Greetings

2001-02-23 Thread Leon Brocard
happened before we were all made redundant and after Aaron was hired. Way to go Leo! Leon -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ yapc::Europehttp://yapc.org/Europe/ ... Oh goody! Another Muranium Explosive Space Modulator!

Re: No http://london.pm/ :-(

2001-02-22 Thread Leon Brocard
Philip Newton sent the following bits through the ether: Someone brought up the possibility of the domain name london.pm. On a... related... topic: http://paris.mongueurs.net/ Leon -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ yapc::Europehttp

Re: The Conway Lecture

2001-02-15 Thread Leon Brocard
Andy Mendelsohn sent the following bits through the ether: Mind you, does anyone need encouraging to go and see Damian Conway talk? No. Leon -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ yapc::Europehttp://yapc.org/Europe/ ... Sucks Syntax

London.pm List Weekly Summary 2001-02-12

2001-02-14 Thread Leon Brocard
es instead of, err, real names. This is just an experiment - we reckon it's a bit silly and more confusing. What do you reckon? Leon -- Leon Brocard.http://www.astray.com/ yapc::Europehttp://yapc.org/Europe/ ... A nuclear war can ruin your whole day

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