Re: Manning Tk book

2001-01-10 Thread DJ Adams
On Sun, Jan 07, 2001 at 07:47:27PM -, Dean S Wilson wrote: Was anyone on list involved in the beta reading of this one? http://www1.fatbrain.com/asp/bookinfo/bookinfo.asp?theisbn=1884777937 If so did it look promising? It was going in the right direction, but there hasn't seemed to

Leftover ORA bumpf finds good home

2001-01-22 Thread DJ Adams
evidence: http://www.pipetree.com/~dj/nr.pm/jan01/ :-) dj

[OT] Putty invocation

2001-01-22 Thread DJ Adams
Hi folks Am I going mad or is there no way I can start my fav client program PuTTY and specify a saved 'session' directly with a switch? (i.e. I can specify a hostname, but I _want_ to specify a session name - to have my colours / fonts etc) cheers dj

Re: [OT] Putty invocation

2001-01-22 Thread DJ Adams
On Mon, Jan 22, 2001 at 03:40:48PM +, [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: "C:\Program Files\Putty\putty.exe" @SessionName wow - excellent. Thanks. I don't think I would have come upon '@' in my guessing ;-) cheers dj

Re: Conslutancy

2001-01-22 Thread DJ Adams
On Mon, Jan 22, 2001 at 04:26:32PM +, Greg McCarroll wrote: reply-to having the address of the sender is the right thing, it means when you reply to a message you reply to author of that message, when you reply-all you reply to all trying...to...resist...AARGH! No no no! You're on a

Re: Conslutancy

2001-01-22 Thread DJ Adams
On Mon, Jan 22, 2001 at 04:33:33PM +, Greg McCarroll wrote: war implies a large struggle, this would be more like a 5 second knockout - everyone knows mutt is the one true mail client Now _that_ is something I can agree with g dj happy just to have realised he'll be able to make next

Re: odd -w effect

2001-01-24 Thread DJ Adams
On Wed, Jan 24, 2001 at 02:23:57PM -, Bates, Duncan wrote: I wrote my book under Windows - I figured that Word would be the easiest way to produce it. so in retrospect what would be the best format to produce a book in? docbook? markup / WYSINWYG rules dj

Re: odd -w effect

2001-01-24 Thread DJ Adams
On Wed, Jan 24, 2001 at 01:47:59PM -, Jonathan Peterson wrote: Jon, who thinks Windows workstation connected to *nix machine running samba is the prefered development environment. I'm with you on that one. That's what I'm doing right now, and with PuTTY being such a great

Re: TPC5

2001-01-28 Thread DJ Adams
On Sun, Jan 21, 2001 at 02:26:07PM +, Jonathan Stowe wrote: On Sun, 21 Jan 2001, Jonathan Peterson wrote: If you're prepared to consider locations a little out of central London there are lots of large hotels around Heathrow that have sizeable conference type facilities

Re: TPC5

2001-01-29 Thread DJ Adams
On Sat, Jan 20, 2001 at 12:28:03PM -0700, Nathan Torkington wrote: I want tutorial, paper, and talk proposals. Tutorials are a half- or full-day. Papers are 25 minutes long, and intended to be high-quality and academicish. Talks can be more informal and are either 25, 40, or 90 minutes in

Re: Fwd: [uri@sysarch.com: free copy of data munging with perl]

2001-01-30 Thread DJ Adams
On Mon, Jan 29, 2001 at 09:15:31PM +, Leon Brocard wrote: Yes. I've actually got a copy of this fine book lying in my bedroom right now. An actual book! Hardcopy! Not on the screen! Let's buy Dave a drink or two ;-) Yay - got mine too. Three cheers for Dave! Well done that man. dj

German Perl Workshop pics

2001-03-04 Thread DJ Adams
oh woe, 2000 unread in my london.pm folder :-( Still, I can post this, I guess: "London PM members infiltrate German Perl Workshop - pictures here!" http://www.pipetree.com/~dj/perlworkshop2001/ cheers dj

Re: DJ jabbers on the O'Reilly Network

2001-03-09 Thread DJ Adams
On Fri, Mar 09, 2001 at 11:56:30AM +, David Cantrell wrote: I can't remember, but I *think* I took that picture. Not that I actually give a shit. Oops, sorry! I thought it was Robert that took it. Mea culpa :-( At least we (London PM) get some publicity from the article (I couldn't

Re: Scraping news feeds?

2001-03-09 Thread DJ Adams
On Fri, Mar 09, 2001 at 12:50:17PM -0500, mallum wrote: I run http://10.am and do this on a largish scale. Mallum - greetings! I didn't know you were on this list - then again, I am crap at keeping up anyway... dj

Re: Perl Training Courses

2001-03-22 Thread DJ Adams
On Thu, Mar 22, 2001 at 12:45:20PM -, Robert Shiels wrote: [1]slight simplifiction, but pretty much true, if there are any other SAP people here :-) /me just manages to resist going on and on about SAP's debugger dj "eee, it was much better in the 80s"