Re: old pictures

2001-06-06 Thread jduncan
On Wed, Jun 06, 2001 at 11:09:22AM +0100, Greg McCarroll wrote: * Mark Fowler ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote: On Wed, 6 Jun 2001, Lucy McWilliam wrote: On Sun, 3 Jun 2001, Greg McCarroll wrote: just looking at some old pictures of london.pm meetings and YAPC::Europe and i came

Another Perl Question

2001-05-24 Thread jduncan
I know, I know, this makes a grand total of three posted to the list in one day :-) I have what will usually be a list of objects, but on occasions nasty programmers (including me) do things to annoy me like inserting a hashref, so I end up with a data structure that looks like: [

Re: Another Perl Question

2001-05-24 Thread jduncan
On Thu, May 24, 2001 at 04:16:44PM +0100, Richard Clamp wrote: On Thu, May 24, 2001 at 04:13:35PM +0100, [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Any suggestions? use Scalar::Util qw( blessed ); grinthat was what I was looking for/grin --james PGP signature

Re: Politics (was RE: BOFHs requiring license)

2001-05-14 Thread jduncan
On Mon, May 14, 2001 at 02:56:03PM +0100, David Cantrell wrote: On Mon, May 14, 2001 at 12:11:13PM +, Steve Mynott wrote: Well one advantage of BP or Shell is if you don't like either company then you can simply choose not to purchase their products. So how, pray, do I opt out of

TBA?

2001-05-10 Thread jduncan
is a venue decided on for tonights meeting, or is it still TBA? -- James A. Duncan W: www.fotango.com P: +44 207 251 7021 F: +44 207 608 3592 PGP signature

Re: TBA?

2001-05-10 Thread jduncan
On Thu, May 10, 2001 at 10:43:25AM +0100, Greg McCarroll wrote: * [EMAIL PROTECTED] ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote: is a venue decided on for tonights meeting, or is it still TBA? Penderels Oak, and afterwards I have a table at the Gaucho Grill for steak. yum -- James A. Duncan W:

Re: TPJ Reborn

2001-04-11 Thread jduncan
On Wed, Apr 11, 2001 at 05:28:38PM +0100, Greg McCarroll wrote: * Leon Brocard ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote: Paul Mison sent the following bits through the ether: If you're going to do IRC style karma-ing, at least make sure there's a bot present ... and before someone magically has

Re: Installing Perl/Tk on Win32

2001-04-10 Thread jduncan
The ugh activestate ppm files are best for this sort of thing. On Tue, Apr 10, 2001 at 04:45:40PM +0100, Andrew Bowman wrote: I'm trying to install the Tk module on a Win32 system (I realise this is where my mistake lies, however, leaving that aside...). The docs say to: perl Makefile.PL

Re: Ummm... Perl not professional??

2001-04-06 Thread jduncan
On Fri, Apr 06, 2001 at 01:18:13PM +0100, Simon Cozens wrote: On Fri, Apr 06, 2001 at 11:36:40AM +, [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Unfortunatly this is largely a valid point. Perl is not used by many *professional* people. Perl is used by a lot of people, and some of them are professional,

Re: xemacs / cperl question

2001-03-19 Thread jduncan
On Mon, Mar 19, 2001 at 06:23:27PM +, James Powell wrote: Anyone know how to stop xemacs cperl-mode to stop knackering it's auto-tab indentation after you confuse it with a line like my $dbh = ${$self-{params}-{dbh}}; (doesn't seem to like the curly braces). my $dbh = $

LWP::Simple

2001-03-16 Thread jduncan
Does anybody know if LWP::Simple allow for un@pw:url convention? --james. PGP signature

Re: LWP::Simple

2001-03-16 Thread jduncan
On Fri, Mar 16, 2001 at 01:38:41PM +, [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Does anybody know if LWP::Simple allow for un@pw:url convention? oops un:pw@url -- James A. Duncan W: www.fotango.com P: +44 207 251 7021 F: +44 207 608 3592 PGP signature

Re: LWP::Simple

2001-03-16 Thread jduncan
On Fri, Mar 16, 2001 at 01:50:31PM +, Robin Houston wrote: On Fri, Mar 16, 2001 at 01:38:41PM +, [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Does anybody know if LWP::Simple allow for un@pw:url convention? Yes it does. Wouldn't it have been quicker to try it than to write that message? ;-) Well,

Re: Do what I mean!

2001-02-27 Thread jduncan
I remember him mentioning that there was an implementation of shor's algorithm in Quantum::Entanglement. On Tue, Feb 27, 2001 at 04:47:42PM +, David Cantrell wrote: On Tue, Feb 27, 2001 at 03:37:35PM +, Simon Wistow wrote: Matthew Robinson wrote: I have now implemented the

Re: Greetings

2001-02-23 Thread jduncan
On Fri, Feb 23, 2001 at 02:08:25PM +, Struan Donald wrote: * at 23/02 15:08 +0100 Philip Newton said: Michael Stevens wrote: Question: 8uffy or willow? Answer: a controversial issue on which no consensus has yet been reached. That's because some people just won't see the

Re: trains

2001-02-14 Thread jduncan
On Wed, Feb 14, 2001 at 11:27:52AM +, Michael Stevens wrote: Last night I cunningly managed to get off the tube at stratford, get halfway out of the station, and then realise I don't actually live in Stratford. Very cunning indeed. About as cunning as a fox just... nevermind. --james

Re: Mailing List Archive

2001-01-26 Thread jduncan
On Fri, Jan 26, 2001 at 12:07:18AM +, Greg McCarroll wrote: * James Powell ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote: To make it harder for google to find you - change your name Prince style. good idea! - greg of wales This is the best laugh I've had in a little while. Thanks. james. --

Re: odd -w effect

2001-01-24 Thread jduncan
On Wed, Jan 24, 2001 at 12:57:13PM +0100, Philip Newton wrote: Mark Fowler wrote: [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Strange. Does anyone have any suggestions? Unix might have a problem if you take the -w out using a windows based editor which will insert some nasty line terminator at

Re: lack of sleep, insanity and you rotten mongers

2001-01-04 Thread jduncan
grep is not in context :-) On Thu, Jan 04, 2001 at 10:05:10AM +, Greg McCarroll wrote: i was just reading comp.unix.programmer and saw GREP and thought who's talking about me, this is all your fault! greg -- Greg McCarroll