Re: The List

2000-12-14 Thread David H. Adler
have to sub soon if they're as freakish as : london.pm. : : its a weird group, full of _merkins_ ;-) : And this distinguishes it from the london.pm list how, exactly? london.pm is full of northern irish people This week, so is ny.pm. So there. :-p dha -- David H. Adler

Re: Compare and Contrast

2000-12-18 Thread David H. Adler
by then). I may qualify for 2/3 of that... dha, packrat extrordinaire -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ "We're dumber than squirrels. We hear voices and do what they command. I have broccoli in my socks." - Dilbert's boss

Re: Jim Davison (was Re: Donation..)

2000-12-20 Thread David H. Adler
the same guy? If so, he stole it from George Carlin. "It is a sin to fuck a mockingbird" dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ Please stop flirting with my canvas.- Damian Conway

Re: Jim Davison (was Re: Donation..)

2000-12-20 Thread David H. Adler
Words" on Occupation:Foole, which added "fart, turd and twat" to the list. The later act is, IMO, actually funnier. dha, who can probably still recite all the carlin albums up through On The Road verbatim... -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ "It's all in the mind." - Madness

Re: Fwd: SPUG: ActivePerl 623

2000-12-26 Thread David H. Adler
dave, has seen it 4 times. -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ Tegan's always being posessed! She just wants attention. - Adric

Re: Fwd: SPUG: ActivePerl 623

2000-12-28 Thread David H. Adler
On Tue, Dec 26, 2000 at 05:14:44PM +, Tony Bowden wrote: On Tue, Dec 26, 2000 at 11:33:59AM -0500, David H. Adler wrote: Does "American Beauty" count for 2000, I can't remember seeing a better recent film, though I don't get to the cinema as much as I'd like to. Nope, tha

Re: OT for London.pm : Forwarded : The Perfect Storm - The Condensed Script

2000-12-28 Thread David H. Adler
On Tue, Dec 26, 2000 at 05:17:34PM +, Tony Bowden wrote: On Tue, Dec 26, 2000 at 11:56:08AM -0500, David H. Adler wrote: 5. O Brother Where Art Thou Interestingly, this has *just* opened here in the states. Weird. We got it in September :) Yes, I know. You may remember seeing

Re: Fwd: SPUG: ActivePerl 623

2000-12-28 Thread David H. Adler
-- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ for (('to you', 'dear '.shift)[0,0,1,0]) { print "Happy birthday $_" } - perl code for wishing someone a happy birthday Courtesy of purl

Re: Fwd: SPUG: ActivePerl 623

2001-01-02 Thread David H. Adler
On Tue, Jan 02, 2001 at 05:05:09PM +, Richard Clamp wrote: The original Mission Impossible series, though good when I saw it at the tender age of 14 is the dullest most pointless thing possible to watch. This is clearly a man who needs to see Mars Needs Women... dha -- David H. Adler

Re: Fwd: SPUG: ActivePerl 623

2001-01-02 Thread David H. Adler
, needs no stinking badgers either... -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ And you know, you can have all the good audio gear in the world, but unless you make a point of asking the informant to not eat a Snickers while he's talking, it's all for naught.- TorgoX

Re: Buffy - Kevin Smith tie in

2001-01-02 Thread David H. Adler
On Tue, Jan 02, 2001 at 11:11:01AM -0700, Nathan Torkington wrote: I want to kill Kevin Smith and live his life. He's the luckiest fat fuck in the world. Another thought occurs to me. Do you actually want him dead, or just his life? :_) -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http

Re: Buffy - Kevin Smith tie in

2001-01-02 Thread David H. Adler
. Of course, you being an f-ing skinny bastard, you don't really deserve it. Nat (bottom lip is quivering at the injustice of it all) Dave, much more injustified. Dammit. -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ SURF MUSIC makes EVERYTHING better! - Tom Servo

Re: Buffy - Kevin Smith tie in

2001-01-02 Thread David H. Adler
On Wed, Jan 03, 2001 at 12:32:46AM +, Greg McCarroll wrote: * David H. Adler ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote: On Tue, Jan 02, 2001 at 11:11:01AM -0700, Nathan Torkington wrote: I want to kill Kevin Smith and live his life. He's the luckiest fat fuck in the world. Another thought

Re: Fwd: SPUG: ActivePerl 623

2001-01-03 Thread David H. Adler
should... -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ "You can't give a 4 to truth." - Saul Williams

Re: Books

2001-01-04 Thread David H. Adler
than author or even title. Good luck finding a book if you don't know the publisher... dave, has had issues w/foyles for many years... -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ Uh, yeah. Well, that's my mistake for the year... - Larry Wall

Re: Damian's Visit

2001-01-04 Thread David H. Adler
it from the website? I'm just wondering, because I just looked at it and it appears he's coming to new york... which I hadn't heard a word about. weird. dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ "Do not look at the cursor! Look where the cursor points!"

Re: Technical Meeting

2001-01-05 Thread David H. Adler
On Fri, Jan 05, 2001 at 11:38:50AM +, Greg McCarroll wrote: i can do 20 minutes on SOAP (not 20 mins squeezed into 5) ;-) Important distinction... :-) dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ All the study in the world doesn't make it science - Paul

Re: one liner

2001-01-08 Thread David H. Adler
On Mon, Jan 08, 2001 at 04:44:53PM +, Greg McCarroll wrote: [re: ORA] yip they have the pretty cover animals as well ;-) I would just like to point out at this juncture that monkeys are funny. cheers, dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ Perl should

Re: JOB: Re: Hiring (not another one :) )

2001-01-10 Thread David H. Adler
On Wed, Jan 10, 2001 at 11:17:54AM +, David Cantrell wrote: /me thinks more people should demand silly toys as signing-on bonuses http://www.ericharshbarger.org/lego/desk.html -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ "We Americans stand on the shou

Re: JOB: Re: Hiring (not another one :) )

2001-01-10 Thread David H. Adler
On Wed, Jan 10, 2001 at 06:46:23PM +, David Cantrell wrote: On Wed, Jan 10, 2001 at 12:45:11PM -0500, David H. Adler wrote: On Wed, Jan 10, 2001 at 11:17:54AM +, David Cantrell wrote: /me thinks more people should demand silly toys as signing-on bonuses http

Re: joke or bug?

2001-01-10 Thread David H. Adler
/14" What do you think? Joke or bug? I would think joke, but you never know... :-) dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ Also know as the first rule of finance: "Don't run out of money". - Tony Bowden

Re: joke or bug?

2001-01-10 Thread David H. Adler
On Thu, Jan 11, 2001 at 06:52:56AM +, Dave Cross wrote: On Wed, Jan 10, 2001 at 08:02:01PM -0500, David H. Adler ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote: On Wed, Jan 10, 2001 at 11:12:06PM +, Dave Cross wrote: I just sent Randal an email and got an automated response from his "answ

Re: the list is dead, long live the list

2001-01-11 Thread David H. Adler
On Thu, Jan 11, 2001 at 02:07:20PM +, Andy Wardley wrote: In all fairness, I have to say that mailman is an *excellent* mailing list manager. So why haven't you reimplemented it in perl? :) dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ Good marriages work

Re: Mailman in Perl (Re: the list is dead, long live the list)

2001-01-12 Thread David H. Adler
On Fri, Jan 12, 2001 at 02:16:15PM +, Andy Wardley wrote: Said I: In all fairness, I have to say that mailman is an *excellent* mailing list manager. Said David H. Adler: So why haven't you reimplemented it in perl? :) Are you sitting comfortably? :-) Because the tools

Re: PIMB T-shirts

2001-01-14 Thread David H. Adler
want them... dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ It's amazing what giant mutant ants that are the result of Man's dabbling with the power of atomic energy can accomplish when they set themselves to the task.- Mark Rogaski

Re: PIMB T-shirts

2001-01-14 Thread David H. Adler
On Sun, Jan 14, 2001 at 07:29:31PM +, David Hodgkinson wrote: I'm going to the states "soon" but there's nothing certain. Keep me informed. I'll call a meeting. dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ "Well, sure, being a ruthless godless

Re: Mailman in Perl (Re: the list is dead, long live the list)

2001-01-14 Thread David H. Adler
-- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ "Last year in Oregon, Summer fell on a *tuesday*. That was it. One day. Big shiny thing in the sky. Some people thought it was a UFO." - Randal Schwartz in comp.lang.perl.misc

Re: Mailman in Perl (Re: the list is dead, long live the list)

2001-01-14 Thread David H. Adler
else's shift, anyway... :-) dave, just kidding, in case there was some question... -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ "You can't give a 4 to truth." - Saul Williams

Re: Mailman in Perl (Re: the list is dead, long live the list)

2001-01-15 Thread David H. Adler
On Mon, Jan 15, 2001 at 10:42:34AM +, Steve Mynott wrote: "David H. Adler" [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Oh, you're much too kind. My redhat box is disintigrating before my very eyes. root partition filled up for no reason and, thus I looked at the partition table:

Re: PIMB T-shirts

2001-01-15 Thread David H. Adler
On Mon, Jan 15, 2001 at 11:37:57AM +, Simon Wistow wrote: David Hodgkinson wrote: Can I reserve 2 to go to the States? I guess I should enquire about sizes... Sure, no problem. Shall I enquire at NY.pm tomorrow about demand? -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http

Re: PIMB T-shirts

2001-01-15 Thread David H. Adler
On Mon, Jan 15, 2001 at 06:04:42PM +, Simon Wistow wrote: "David H. Adler" wrote: Shall I enquire at NY.pm tomorrow about demand? Yup. Might eb up for doing anohter run if necessary. Plus I have some other ideas. Doctor incarnation=secondI think this is one of those inst

Re: Speaking Japanese (Re: Access Control Lists and Functions)

2001-01-15 Thread David H. Adler
module is (see http://yetanother.org/damian/projects.html)??? dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ I drink to my coming cirrhosis... - Charles Aznavour

Re: Partitioning schemes (was RE: Mailman....)

2001-01-16 Thread David H. Adler
in /usr and were expecting Linux to put it all in /home. One would expect VA Linux to be more used to linux than bsd. YMMV. :-) 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!" - som

Re: PIMB T-shirts

2001-01-17 Thread David H. Adler
[snip lengthy Puff tMD discussion] Well, for what it's worth, I just called a friend of mine who knew Peter Yarrow while growing up, and although she has never asked him, I have requested that she do so if she speaks to him. dave, getting this settled. -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED

Re: OT : DVD

2001-01-19 Thread David H. Adler
On Mon, Jan 15, 2001 at 03:32:53PM +, Paul Mison wrote: On 15/01/2001 at 21:12 +, mallum wrote: ^ Your clock's wrong... Maybe he's just really obsessed with Rush... dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/

Re: TPC5

2001-01-20 Thread David H. Adler
mother has booked some largish meetings outside of London. Of course, I don't remember offhand how large, or, for that matter, what kind of numbers you're looking at. dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ Any sufficiently advanced technology is compatible

Re: distributed.net

2001-01-21 Thread David H. Adler
On Sun, Jan 21, 2001 at 07:50:17PM +, Greg McCarroll wrote: if you could email me the password to PMU i'd be grateful, also what is the focus of PMU - OGR or RC5? Unfortunately, since I didn't start it, I dunno. I'll see if I can track down who's responsible. dha -- David H. Adler

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

2001-01-30 Thread David H. Adler
ed, anyway...) -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ Pancakes is the better part of valor- Toothgnip

Re: london.pm.org seems to be working

2001-01-30 Thread David H. Adler
On Tue, Jan 30, 2001 at 09:57:58AM +, jo walsh wrote: for at least some values of working todo - 1/ get mailman properly configured 2/ set up sudo for web stuff 3/ profit! So *that's* what phase 2 is!!! dha o/~underwear gnomes, underwear gnomes...o/~ -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL

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

2001-01-30 Thread David H. Adler
On Tue, Jan 30, 2001 at 11:41:20AM -0500, Dave Cross wrote: At Tue, 30 Jan 2001 11:32:49 -0500, "David H. Adler" [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Mr. "here! take books from me!" (as far as publishers are concerned, anyway...) Me too, generally. This seems to be the ex

Re: Bad Perl

2001-02-01 Thread David H. Adler
e to queue up for 'Instant Perl Modules', water not included. Uh... well, this one shouldn't have *too* many problems (he says with fingers crossed... :-). dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ "Well, to make this story the way it should be done we will techno

Re: previous jobs

2001-02-04 Thread David H. Adler
On Thu, Feb 01, 2001 at 10:22:26AM +, David Cantrell wrote: Working on various defence projects for dodgy third world dictatorships (including Indonesia and the US) Dammit, we are *not* third world! dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - http://www.panix.com/~dha/ "I was

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

Re: previous jobs

2001-02-05 Thread David H. Adler
On Mon, Feb 05, 2001 at 09:17:26AM +, Redvers Davies wrote: Dammit, we are *not* third world! Highest rate of child poverty in the developed world. An estimated 40% of the population have no healthcare. That's 'cause we have lousy dictators... dha -- David H. Adler - [EMAIL

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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: [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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: [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: 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: 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: 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]

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