Re: The List

2000-12-14 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Wed, 13 Dec 2000, Paul Makepeace wrote: On Wed, Dec 13, 2000 at 10:19:14AM +, Jonathan Stowe wrote: You may or may not have noticed that the server that hosts the London.pm mailing list has bit the dust. A Cabal have decided that in the interim we should resurrect the list

Re: Fwd: SPUG: ActivePerl 623

2001-01-02 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Tue, 2 Jan 2001, Mark Fowler wrote: Where might be a good place to look for a copy of the film. U.H.F.? Simon has a copy off of TV which we could dub to a spare VHS tape. Wheel of Fish /J\ -- Jonathan Stowe | http://www.gellyfish.com | I'm

Re: Consultancy company was [Job] BOFH wanted was: Re: Red Hat wormdiscovered

2001-01-19 Thread Jonathan Stowe
to play Duke Nukem all the time :) /J\ -- Jonathan Stowe | http://www.gellyfish.com | I'm with Grep on this one http://www.tackleway.co.uk |

Re: Hardware Upgrade Fund

2001-01-19 Thread Jonathan Stowe
but for some reason failed to do so I would be quite happy to chip in the odd 50.00 this time. If anyone needs some help organizing as well let me know. /J\ -- Jonathan Stowe | http://www.gellyfish.com | I'm with Grep on this one http://www.tackleway.co.uk |

Re: Hardware Upgrade Fund

2001-01-19 Thread Jonathan Stowe
41% /boot OK that'll be another disk or two then - if there are going to be a number of accounts on the machine then I would suggest /home should be a separate disk. I would vote for separate /usr /usr/local and /var partitions too. /J\ -- Jonathan Stowe | http

Re: Oh! Idea for penderel!

2001-01-19 Thread Jonathan Stowe
fired off another today and hope that we might get some action. /J\ -- Jonathan Stowe | http://www.gellyfish.com | I'm with Grep on this one http://www.tackleway.co.uk |

Re: Oh! Idea for penderel!

2001-01-19 Thread Jonathan Stowe
perhaps we ought to get the london.pm.org subdomain delegated to penderel as well - this will allow us to fuck things up on our own without having to worry the pm.org dns person . /J\ -- Jonathan Stowe | http://www.gellyfish.com | I'm with Grep on this

Re: Holy War

2001-01-19 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Fri, 19 Jan 2001, Robert Shiels wrote: Apart from the games perhaps, I'm just wondering what a PIV1400Mhz will do that a PII350 wouldn't :-) What was your inner justification for getting such a monster machine Dave? Some people buy Ferraris. /J\ -- Jonathan Stowe

Re: Consultancy company was [Job] BOFH wanted was: Re: Red Hat wormdiscovered

2001-01-19 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On 19 Jan 2001, Piers Cawley wrote: Put me down for that. Might bring Gill as well. It seems like every tom dick and harry's other half is called Gill around here :) /J\ -- Jonathan Stowe | http://www.gellyfish.com | I'm with Grep on this one http

Re: TPC5

2001-01-21 Thread Jonathan Stowe
Elizabeth Conference Hall, Church House (or whatever it's called) etc. etc. ISPcon europe was in the Novotel at Hammersmith in 1999 ISTR /J\ -- Jonathan Stowe | http://www.gellyfish.com | I'm with Grep on this one http://www.tackleway.co.uk |

RE: TPC5

2001-01-21 Thread Jonathan Stowe
in Britain (I think, or maybe it was more pubs per square mile). It has conference facilities for all sizes (although I've no idea how booked up they get). And it's 55 minutes from London by train. And its handy for me. /J\ -- Jonathan Stowe | http://www.gellyfish.com

Re: TPC5

2001-01-21 Thread Jonathan Stowe
Birmingham ... (spot the odd one out :) /J\ -- Jonathan Stowe | http://www.gellyfish.com | I'm with Grep on this one http://www.tackleway.co.uk |

Re: Perl/MySQL based forums

2001-01-21 Thread Jonathan Stowe
was in the process of converting it to TT when i lost a load of my work at oven (forgot to follwo symlinks when I tar gzipped home). I always had that problem until I stuffed everything in CVS :) /J\ -- Jonathan Stowe | http://www.gellyfish.com | I'm with Grep

Re: Perl/MySQL based forums

2001-01-21 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Sun, 21 Jan 2001, Greg McCarroll wrote: * Jonathan Stowe ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote: On Sun, 21 Jan 2001, Aaron Trevena wrote: On 21 Jan 2001, Dave Hodgkinson wrote: Dave Hodgkinson [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Michael Stevens [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On Sun, Jan 21, 2001

Re: ArsDigita working practices (was: Big Macs v The Naked Chef --)

2001-01-21 Thread Jonathan Stowe
like them? Thats a trick question right ? /J\ -- Jonathan Stowe | http://www.gellyfish.com | I'm with Grep on this one http://www.tackleway.co.uk |

Re: ArsDigita working practices (was: Big Macs v The Naked Chef --)

2001-01-21 Thread Jonathan Stowe
in the industry, and threads go a little towards that - oh and a law that alows be to go around and shooting people who work in IT and i deep unworthy[1]. Ah that'll be Grep pissed with his week then :) /J\ -- Jonathan Stowe | http://www.gellyfish.com | I'm

Re: Stupid Email

2001-01-24 Thread Jonathan Stowe
) of Course. /J\ -- Jonathan Stowe | http://www.gellyfish.com | I'm with Grep on this one http://www.tackleway.co.uk |

Re: odd -w effect

2001-01-24 Thread Jonathan Stowe
ix machine running samba is the prefered development environment. Strangely enough, thats exactly what I do at home. With Exceed for doing X stuff. I am using X-WIn32 right now. /J\ -- Jonathan Stowe | http://www.gellyfish.com | I'm with Grep on this

Re: perl code from cron

2001-01-25 Thread Jonathan Stowe
warn "Could not read $file"; } } ' $* } Nice. Put the function in the top of a shell script and the call it with just rcsw at some point after that (possibly after setting an appropriate environment ) run the shell script from cron. /J\ -- Jonathan Sto

Re: Another OScon Europe Sanity Check

2001-01-26 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Thu, 25 Jan 2001, Nathan Torkington wrote: Cumberland Hotel (overlooks Hyde Park), October 16-19 (Tue-Fri). Anyone see problems (clashes with other conferences, plans for riots that week, the Cumberland is famous for its urine cocktails, etc)? Sounds fine to me. /J\ -- Jonathan

List Archive ( was SUBSCRIBE london-list archive@jab.org (fwd))

2001-01-26 Thread Jonathan Stowe
For those that might be interested this was when mail-archive started archiving london-list. /J\ -- Jonathan Stowe | http://www.gellyfish.com | I'm with Grep on this one http://www.tackleway.co.uk | -- Forwarded message -- Date: Sat, 30

Re: Mailing List Archive

2001-01-26 Thread Jonathan Stowe
this in place this weekend. I guess it will result in ~ 10 excess messages a week. /J\ -- Jonathan Stowe | http://www.gellyfish.com | I'm with Grep on this one http://www.tackleway.co.uk |

Re: Mailing List Archive

2001-01-26 Thread Jonathan Stowe
, Keith Hallawell ... I will do this if no-one objects as I think its quite a good idea. I think that the list is already archived will defeat any provacy arguments. /J\ -- Jonathan Stowe | http://www.gellyfish.com | I'm with Grep on this one http

Re: Mailing List Archive

2001-01-26 Thread Jonathan Stowe
to honour it, and not subscrive archive bots to the list. I must admit that I could have spotted this if I had known what I was looking for - I dont tend to pay much attention to the subscribe messages. The idea of posting new subscriptions/unsubs to the list will mean that these things will be spotted. /J\ --

Re: Mailing List Archive

2001-01-26 Thread Jonathan Stowe
%40happyfunball.pm.org/mail5.html .) Since I confirmed the subscription from my work address rather than as 'archive@jab.org', it went past Jonathan Stowe. He wasn't exactly enthusiastic about it, but still approved the subscription. I must have been drinking more than usual at that point as I have

Re: Mailing List Archive

2001-01-26 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Fri, 26 Jan 2001, Philip Newton wrote: Jonathan Stowe wrote: I must admit that I could have spotted this if I had known what I was looking for - I dont tend to pay much attention to the subscribe messages. You did spot it. I remember you mailed me about it saying you weren't too

RE: Stupid Email

2001-01-26 Thread Jonathan Stowe
blow my own trumpet. It's always nice to have someone else blow it for you :-) Look this is a family list .... /J\ -- Jonathan Stowe | http://www.gellyfish.com | I'm with Grep on this one http://www.tackleway.co.uk |

Re: Sun's Perl was Re: Application servers and e-commerce platforms

2001-01-26 Thread Jonathan Stowe
. /J\ -- Jonathan Stowe | http://www.gellyfish.com | I'm with Grep on this one http://www.tackleway.co.uk |

Re: Another Template Toolkit Q

2001-01-29 Thread Jonathan Stowe
$variables,\$outvar); $outvar will contain the output. /J\ -- Jonathan Stowe | http://www.gellyfish.com | I'm with Grep on this one http://www.tackleway.co.uk |

RE: Technical Meeting Venues

2001-01-29 Thread Jonathan Stowe
roof, perhaps grep meant to be building a nest on your chimney ? /J\ -- Jonathan Stowe | http://www.gellyfish.com | I'm with Grep on this one http://www.tackleway.co.uk |

Re: .emacs

2001-01-29 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Mon, 29 Jan 2001, Mark Fowler wrote: P.S. All other editor comments /dev/null or to sender as I think we've had quite enough holy wars on this list this month. Tsk, tsk - you shouldnt have brought it up then had you :) /J\ -- Jonathan Stowe | http://www.gellyfish.com

Re: Fwd: [mengerin@deja.com: [?] Template Toolkit]

2001-01-29 Thread Jonathan Stowe
messages /J\ -- Jonathan Stowe | http://www.gellyfish.com | I'm with Grep on this one http://www.tackleway.co.uk |

Re: London.pm nearly have a new server (fwd)

2001-01-30 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Tue, 30 Jan 2001, Jonathan Stowe wrote: OK Groovers, The DNS has been set up so now london.pm.org is penderel.state51.co.uk as outlined below. The only problem with this is that the http server doesnt appear to be running at the moment and there is no-one alive on #london.pm who has

Re: London.pm nearly have a new server (fwd)

2001-01-30 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Tue, 30 Jan 2001, Dave Cross wrote: At Tue, 30 Jan 2001 09:45:09 + (GMT), Jonathan Stowe [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Tue, 30 Jan 2001, Jonathan Stowe wrote: OK Groovers, The DNS has been set up so now london.pm.org is penderel.state51.co.uk as outlined below. The only

Re: Meeting Reminder

2001-01-30 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Tue, 30 Jan 2001, Simon Wistow wrote: Simon [who decided to give up drinking for Feburary and is now regretting it ...] voice type="Mr T"Crazy fool/voice /J\ -- Jonathan Stowe | http://www.gellyfish.com | I'm with Grep on thi

Re: CGI.pm Question

2001-01-30 Thread Jonathan Stowe
tter but I dont have the time to check the whole lot. The best way to achieve the effect is to use LWP to submit the request and then display the resulting output. This might answer: http://ppewww.ph.gla.ac.uk/~flavell/www/post-redirect.html /J\ -- Jonathan Stowe

Re: Migrating from 5.005 to 5.6

2001-01-30 Thread Jonathan Stowe
. Are there any known gotchas that we should be aware of before switching on our production machines? All the ones that have got me are going in the other direction - from a development machine on 5.6.o back to the production one with 5.005 - thats where the pain starts :) -- Jonathan Stowe

Re: Perl Books

2001-01-31 Thread Jonathan Stowe
is that they both fill a particular niche that nobody higher up the food chain can particularly be both bothered to compete for. It's all just so, well, '96 really :) I still think we should get Larry King to promote the Lincoln Stein vs Matt Wright prize fight. /J\ -- Jonathan Stowe | http

Re: Mailing List Stuff

2001-02-02 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Fri, 2 Feb 2001, Dave Cross wrote: Any questions? Yeah, can I have a pony ? /J\ -- Jonathan Stowe | http://www.gellyfish.com | I'm with Grep on this one http://www.tackleway.co.uk |

Re: Mailing List Stuff

2001-02-02 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Fri, 2 Feb 2001, Robin Houston wrote: On Fri, Feb 02, 2001 at 12:27:16PM +, Struan Donald wrote: * at 02/02 12:29 + Jonathan Stowe said: On Fri, 2 Feb 2001, Dave Cross wrote: Any questions? Yeah, can I have a pony ? what is it with ponys? I've wondered

Re: Mailing List Stuff

2001-02-02 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On 2 Feb 2001, Dave Hodgkinson wrote: Jonathan Stowe [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: http://www.fly.net/~shiva/complain.txt Spamford Wallace. Those were the days. On the subject of Ponies - check out this aw350m3 site - http://members.tripod.com/~ponyland/ /J\ -- Jonathan Stowe

Re: Technical Meeting Sponsorship

2001-02-06 Thread Jonathan Stowe
yoofs) I think it is (the hall that is ) thinged up with some religious group with strong socialist (in the general rather than party sense) political views ... /J\ -- Jonathan Stowe | http://www.gellyfish.com | I'm with Grep on this one http://www.tackleway.co.uk |

Re: Technical Meeting Sponsorship

2001-02-06 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On 6 Feb 2001, Piers Cawley wrote: It was Piers that started posting to the wrong list guv honest ... /J\ -- Jonathan Stowe | http://www.gellyfish.com | I'm with Grep on this one http://www.tackleway.co.uk |

Re: In defence of Perl

2001-02-13 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Tue, 13 Feb 2001, Greg McCarroll wrote: this is the sort of analysis that IT managers should be good at Emphasis on *should* as opposed to *are* . /J\ -- Jonathan Stowe | http://www.gellyfish.com | I'm with Grep on this one http://www.tackleway.co.uk |

Re: Penderel Configuration

2001-02-15 Thread Jonathan Stowe
it for him and it worked then). /J\ -- Jonathan Stowe | http://www.gellyfish.com | I'm with Grep on this one http://www.tackleway.co.uk |

RE: Penderel Configuration

2001-02-15 Thread Jonathan Stowe
Mail Format tab ... thoug I still havent worked out how to get it to not put the silly header bit ... /J\ -- Jonathan Stowe | http://www.gellyfish.com | I'm with Grep on this one http://www.tackleway.co.uk |

Re: Penderel Configuration

2001-02-15 Thread Jonathan Stowe
ut ... /J\ -- Jonathan Stowe | http://www.gellyfish.com | I'm with Grep on this one http://www.tackleway.co.uk |

Re: DMP

2001-02-20 Thread Jonathan Stowe
t you know ... /J\ -- Jonathan Stowe | http://www.gellyfish.com | I'm with Grep on this one http://www.tackleway.co.uk |

Re: server money

2001-02-21 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Wed, 21 Feb 2001, alex wrote: right, time to harvest some money OK, send us your bank details /J\ -- Jonathan Stowe | http://www.gellyfish.com | I'm with Grep on this one http://www.tackleway.co.uk |

Re: t-shirts

2001-02-21 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Wed, 21 Feb 2001, Michael Stevens wrote: We've been talking about t-shirts on irc, and I think we should try to get some ideas together[1]. Some thoughts to start you off: Hash Bang Perl Pony::Pony PIMB (we've done this one) $foo = my $controversial_noun; /J\ -- Jonathan Stowe

Re: Sunday's emergency social meeting?

2001-02-21 Thread Jonathan Stowe
break on Monday perhaps I can meet you. Drop me a note ... oh BTW that goes for anyone else who works silently in the Docklands area :) /J\ -- Jonathan Stowe | http://www.gellyfish.com | I'm with Grep on this one http://www.tackleway.co.uk |

Re: Car giveaway

2001-02-22 Thread Jonathan Stowe
of it into a robot wars entry? We could use a London.pm entry. I'm definitely up for that Gig - who wants to be the Robot Wars Pumpking ? /J\ -- Jonathan Stowe | http://www.gellyfish.com | I'm with Grep on this one http://www.tackleway.co.uk |

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

2001-02-23 Thread Jonathan Stowe
them. Mind this kind of behaviour is a feature of all aspects of France's administration of its overseas territories not just internet domain registration. /J\ -- Jonathan Stowe | http://www.gellyfish.com | I'm with Grep on this one http://www.tackleway.co.uk |

Re: Greetings

2001-02-23 Thread Jonathan Stowe
I couldn't see one on the page . The FAQ is "Buffy, Diesel Cans, TVRs". /J\ -- Jonathan Stowe | http://www.gellyfish.com | I'm with Grep on this one http://www.tackleway.co.uk |

Re: Greetings

2001-02-23 Thread Jonathan Stowe
s so good then why doesnt it delete the program file upon execution" /J\ -- Jonathan Stowe | http://www.gellyfish.com | I'm with Grep on this one http://www.tackleway.co.uk |

Re: lvalue subroutines

2001-02-27 Thread Jonathan Stowe
ittle controversy over this recently in p5p ... /J\ -- Jonathan Stowe | http://www.gellyfish.com | I'm with Grep on this one http://www.tackleway.co.uk |

Re: good job there weren't any base belongs to us t-shirts printed

2001-03-02 Thread Jonathan Stowe
with aybabtu worked in. Also totl.net has an aybabtu style whelk in its whelk page. It was all over when it made The Grauniad this morning. /J\ -- Jonathan Stowe | http://www.gellyfish.com | I'm with Grep on this one http://www.tackleway.co.uk |

Re: Matt's Scripts

2001-03-18 Thread Jonathan Stowe
as well :) /J\ -- Jonathan Stowe [EMAIL PROTECTED] http://www.btinternet.com/~gellyfish/ http://www.gellyfish.com

Re: Strange Request

2001-03-18 Thread Jonathan Stowe
should join the many people who've had a go at this... setup a CVS repository on penderel, get on with it. I have debugged 'plug-compatible' versions of the Guestbook and the FFA program on this machine right now if anyone does care to start it ... /J\ -- Jonathan Stowe [EMAIL PROTECTED] http

Re: Strange Request

2001-03-18 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Tue, 13 Mar 2001, Dave Cross wrote: I've just seen a downside to the "no non-standard modules" rule, which is that we'll have to send all mail by piping to sendmail. And that really hits your cross-platform compatibility. You've got Socket of course :) /J\ -- Jonathan St

Re: Matt's Scripts Projects

2001-03-20 Thread Jonathan Stowe
Dave Cross [EMAIL PROTECTED] said: Seems like we've made a reasonable start on this project. We already have a few scripts written - anyone want to report progress on any of the others? I have Guestbook, FFA and simple search all ready to for testing elsewhere - I'll package and upload

Re: Matt's Scripts Projects

2001-03-20 Thread Jonathan Stowe
ail anyway. So then they go and download the buggy, insecure, crap script from MSA and when they fail they decide that Perl is crap /J\ -- Jonathan Stowe [EMAIL PROTECTED] http://www.gellyfish.com

Re: Not Matt's Scripts

2001-03-25 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Sun, 25 Mar 2001, Dave Cross wrote: I've had a bit of a go at some of these today and they're up at http://www.dave.org.uk/scripts/notmatt/ if anyone's interested. You might want to change the content-type on that directory as I get a funny error :) As far as I can see, the people

Re: upgrade fund

2001-03-26 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Mon, 26 Mar 2001, Robin Szemeti wrote: scsi multithreads, IDE doesn't.. this makes quite a difference on multi-process applications .. esp. servers I will vouch for this having just loaded a ~1Gb database on my laptop - it takes about 2-3 times longer on IDE here than it would on an

Re: London.pm List Weekly Summary 2001-03-05

2001-03-26 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Sun, 11 Mar 2001, Alasdair G Kergon wrote: Oops sorry about that - I approved this twice :( Too long a break I would suggest ... /J\

Re: white wine

2001-03-26 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Mon, 26 Mar 2001, Greg McCarroll wrote: Just to get us back on topic I just had to buy a bottle of Pendulum Zinfandel at the weekend - its Italian and comes in a shiny gold bottle ... and despite appearances its actually a fairly good red wine. /J\

Re: Not Matt's Scripts

2001-03-26 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Mon, 26 Mar 2001, Dave Cross wrote: At Sun, 25 Mar 2001 22:21:52 +0100 (BST), Jonathan Stowe [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Sun, 25 Mar 2001, Dave Cross wrote: I've had a bit of a go at some of these today and they're up at http://www.dave.org.uk/scripts/notmatt/ if anyone's

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

2001-03-27 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Mon, 26 Mar 2001, Aaron Trevena wrote: On Mon, 26 Mar 2001, Roger Burton West wrote: On Mon, Mar 26, 2001 at 05:19:12PM +0100, Leo Lapworth wrote: Just to let you all know I'm on the market again. Me too. er.. and me. Ah. The DotCom Apocalypse :) /J\

Re: Not Matt's Scripts

2001-03-27 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Tue, 27 Mar 2001, Mark Fowler wrote: 1) Is POSIX.pm a standard module (and how do I work this out for myself) and supported on all O.S.es so I don't have to rewrite strftime. Its definitely in the 5.00404 on one of the machines here so I would that it could be said to be standard. Anyhow

Re: Helping Less... er... Able... Programmers

2001-03-27 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Tue, 27 Mar 2001, Dave Cross wrote: Anyway, I didn't want to keep this delight to myself. If anyone wants to join in my fun, the board is at: http://www.cookwood.com/cgi-bin/lcastro/perlbbs.pl Share Enjoy, Must .. Control .. The .. Keyboard .. Of .. Fire /J\

Re: Buffycode (was Re: That book)

2001-03-27 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Tue, 27 Mar 2001, 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 I wouldnt get too carried away after all its only march :) /J\

Re: yapc::Europe::19101?

2001-03-28 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Wed, 28 Mar 2001, Philip Newton wrote: I'll try the yapc-europe list and see what happens. The rest, as they say, is history :) /J\

Re: JOB: Symbian

2001-03-28 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Wed, 28 Mar 2001, Greg McCarroll wrote: * Dave Cross ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote: Anyone interested in this should contact Dave Jobling directly on [EMAIL PROTECTED] And you'll get to work just a couple of yards from me! 'nuff said . /J\

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

2001-03-28 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Wed, 28 Mar 2001, Greg McCarroll wrote: * Simon Cozens ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote: Also i think the lack of Perl certification, is one of the biggest problems with Perl work in london, coming from the other side of things. Hmm. I wonder how we could go about fixing that.

Re: Social Meeting (fwd)

2001-03-28 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Wed, 28 Mar 2001, David Cantrell wrote: On Wed, Mar 28, 2001 at 09:04:56PM +0100, Greg McCarroll wrote: Hush now brother, contain thy enthusiasm, others are still not ready for the way of the heretic. We must consider them - they are the sheep that may prefer their 2 half pints of

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

2001-03-29 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Thu, 29 Mar 2001, Dave Cross wrote: At Thu, 29 Mar 2001 09:51:46 +0100 (BST), alex [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: i am a little unclear what the benefits of this exercise might be without a brand or larger player backing it up. if we could hook up with someone like learning tree (eg they

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

2001-03-29 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Thu, 29 Mar 2001, Greg McCarroll wrote: The important thing from my POV is that its not learning tree from day one, as they will simply want to say - taking learning tree course Perl101 means people get core competency and it would become the usual noddy thing. Involving them later when

Re: Buffycode (was Re: That book)

2001-03-29 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Thu, 29 Mar 2001, Dave Cross wrote: And I realise that my description yesterday was slightly inaccurate. I said it would parse Perl approximately. A better description would be that it parses approximate Perl. Thus making the phrase 'you can't make up any old shit and expect it to work'

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

2001-03-29 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Thu, 29 Mar 2001, Roger Burton West wrote: On Thu, Mar 29, 2001 at 05:44:04AM -0500, Dave Cross wrote: 4.46 Nick Cleaton Ought to be on here, ask Gellyfish... He heh Look what they say I got : Total Tests Completed 41233 Your Rank (1 = top) 40653 Your Percentile (99 = top): 1 Ah -

Re: CPAN Logo

2001-03-29 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Thu, 29 Mar 2001, Greg McCarroll wrote: when did CPAN get a funky new logo ... http://www.cpan.org/misc/jpg/cpan.jpg H /J\

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

2001-03-29 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Thu, 29 Mar 2001, Tony Bowden wrote: On Thu, Mar 29, 2001 at 12:07:01PM +0100, Roger Burton West wrote: 4.46 Nick Cleaton 4.46 Maurice Buxton Coo, I'm on 4.46 as well. Me four. Although they seem to have lost my score. I have a nice shiny certificate though ... Nick say's he

Re: Buffycode (was Re: That book)

2001-03-29 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Thu, 29 Mar 2001, David H. Adler wrote: On Thu, Mar 29, 2001 at 11:07:28AM +0100, Jonathan Stowe wrote: On Thu, 29 Mar 2001, Dave Cross wrote: And I realise that my description yesterday was slightly inaccurate. I said it would parse Perl approximately. A better description would

True Scientology Story (was Re: More Scientology stuff, ignore ifyou are not interested was Re: archiving)

2001-04-03 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Tue, 3 Apr 2001, Greg McCarroll wrote: * dcross - David Cross ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote: From: Greg McCarroll [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: 03 April 2001 13:56 So, should we start baiting Scientologists through the archive? Where do I start? * L Ron Hubbard is on record as saying

Re: Crazy Idea

2001-04-03 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Tue, 3 Apr 2001, David Cantrell wrote: On Tue, Apr 03, 2001 at 03:29:04PM +0100, Greg McCarroll wrote: How would people in London.pm like a one night camp out, subject to the FM issue going away. The plan would be - we bundle into vehicles on a given afternoon (probably saturday),

The Open Constitution Project (was Re: Crazy Idea)

2001-04-03 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Tue, 3 Apr 2001, AEF wrote: On Tue, 3 Apr 2001, Paul Mison wrote: http://www.openbritain.gov.uk/ Kewl. Is it GPL? OK. SO we persuade Mr Horne to blag us electronic copies of the entire UK law, upload it to the CVS server on SourceForge and then announce the project on slashdot

Re: sub BEGIN {}

2001-04-03 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Tue, 3 Apr 2001, Martin Ling wrote: Oh, so this list was a bunch of nutters and Buffy fans the whole time and no-one told me? YOu havent been around here very long have you :) /J\

Gellyfish fixes to r00t someones laptop on the train

2001-04-04 Thread Jonathan Stowe
irda0 Link encap:IrLAP HWaddr 91:0c:fc:ed inet addr:10.0.0.1 Mask:255.0.0.0 UP RUNNING NOARP MTU:2048 Metric:1 RX packets:0 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0 TX packets:259 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0 collisions:0

Re: Test from uuencode boy

2001-04-04 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Wed, 4 Apr 2001 [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: test. can you read this one, or is it attached? This is in Microsoft Outlook Rich Text. The previous mails have been sent in Plain Text. Sort of - pine seems to prefer the disclaimer over the body of the message as an alternative part but I have

print unpack 'u*' (was RE: )

2001-04-04 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Wed, 4 Apr 2001 [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: begin 777 RE: M65S(AE(1I9"P@=6YF;W)T=6YA=5L2!I('=AVXG="!H97)E(9OB!I M="X@($D@:5R96)Y(-E87-E(9R;VT@"G1A;MI;F@=\@6]U(QO="!U 'fix my outlook' Hmm. There is a very good DEL command that comes with Winders ISTR. You will probably be wanting to

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

2001-04-04 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Wed, 4 Apr 2001, Mark Fowler wrote: On Wed, 4 Apr 2001, Simon Cozens wrote: On Wed, Apr 04, 2001 at 02:10:11PM +0100, Mark Fowler wrote: Ah, but with perl code there is a definite 'correct' parsing (whatever /usr/bin/perl does[1]) but with the English language that isn't true.

Re: Test

2001-04-04 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Wed, 4 Apr 2001, Struan Donald wrote: * at 04/04 15:58 +0100 Robin Houston said: On Wed, Apr 04, 2001 at 03:09:02PM +0100, Nicholas Clark wrote: [...] the HTML hanger on serves no purpose except to consume my disk space at 4 times the rate. You mean you *archive* this bollocks?

Re: Gellyfish fixes to r00t someones laptop on the train

2001-04-04 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Wed, 4 Apr 2001, Greg McCarroll wrote: Who needs wavelan :) people who want to type with more than one hand (the other one will be holding the machine steady so its port doesn't go out of line with the other port) So its no good for surfing for pr0n then :) Alternatively could

Re: Gellyfish fixes to r00t someones laptop on the train

2001-04-04 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Wed, 4 Apr 2001, Greg McCarroll wrote: * Jonathan Stowe ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote: ANyone else who might be at the AAnchor tomorrow got IrLan working on their Lappies ? the right answer is no - trust me Wuss :) /J\

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2001-04-04 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Wed, 4 Apr 2001, David Cantrell wrote: On Wed, Apr 04, 2001 at 04:27:23PM +0200, Philip Newton wrote: Clarke, Darren wrote: It appears I have been remiss with the HTML/text thing - I can only blame Outlook for this since I have set it to text but didn't check the 'format switch'

Re: Gellyfish fixes to r00t someones laptop on the train

2001-04-04 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Wed, 4 Apr 2001, Greg McCarroll wrote: * Jonathan Stowe ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote: ANyone else who might be at the AAnchor tomorrow got IrLan working on their Lappies ? the right answer is no - trust me Wuss :) no i've been wondering where you find TB's of storage you use

Re: Mail archiving scripts?

2001-04-04 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Wed, 4 Apr 2001, Neil Ford wrote: Following on from recent topics, can anyone point me at any scripts to help with breaking up mailbox files? Mr Barr's mailtools have all the gubbins required - available from your local CPAN :) #!/usr/bin/perl -w use strict; use Mail::Util

Re: Torvalds not impressed with OS X

2001-04-09 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Mon, 9 Apr 2001, Chris Devers wrote: At 08:22 AM 9.4.2001 +, Robin Szemeti wrote: personally the ultimate task of any minimise/restore function should be to get a window on or off the dispaly as fast as possible ... slowly attempting some graphical wizardry whilst chewing up CPU

Re: Dia diagrams from your perl!

2001-04-10 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Tue, 10 Apr 2001, Aaron Trevena wrote: and it can be found at http://droogs.org/autodial/ The download link is b0rked though /J\

Linux::Svgalib

2001-04-11 Thread Jonathan Stowe
A couple of people have made interested noises about this - I have uploaded an alpha version to CPAN (dont be misled by the version number) if you want to have alook its at : http://cpan.valueclick.com/modules/by-authors/id/J/JS/JSTOWE/Linux-Svgalib-1.2.t ar.gz I wouldnt suggest running on your

Re: re-release of autodial

2001-04-12 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Thu, 12 Apr 2001, Aaron Trevena wrote: the new version of autodial - codenamed DiaKiller, is available at http://droogs.org/autodial/ it no longer kills dia, in fact it works quite well with a few caveats - it is much easier to test with Dia, rather than parsing the xml in my head.

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