Re: The List

2000-12-14 Thread Robin Szemeti
that, after 4 pints, Theakstons Old Peculiar did not have the same alcohol content as four Miller Lites like we told him .. silly mistake .. easily made ... -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or better" So I installed Linux!

funball ...

2000-12-15 Thread Robin Szemeti
for anyone who cares .. happyfunball apparently is all bouncy again ..they found the duff wotsit and put a less duff one in .. -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or better" So I installed Linux!

Re: Fwd: Lazy Dog Christmas Party

2000-12-20 Thread Robin Szemeti
Thorn when I was in Hull... -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or better" So I installed Linux!

Re: Donation [off topic]

2000-12-20 Thread Robin Szemeti
years younger than him..) was being interviewed on some daytime TV show and was asked ... "so .. what first attracted you to the multi-millionaire Paul Daniels ?" she didn't seem best pleased :o) -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or better" So I installed Linux!

Re: Fwd: SPUG: ActivePerl 623

2000-12-21 Thread Robin Szemeti
a factor . just my 2 penneth. now .. how can I get it onto my lapto tha has no cdrom or network card? ... I see a very long 9600 baud call to demon ... :) -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or better" So I installed Linux!

Re: PIMB T-shirts

2001-01-16 Thread Robin Szemeti
or summink?? :)) wouldn't want to upset our corporate overlords now would we ... (err thats a joke by the way before anybody says anything ..) -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or better" So I installed Linux!

Re: Feelers for London Open Source Convention

2001-01-16 Thread Robin Szemeti
would be a nice alternative tho' .. :) -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or better" So I installed Linux!

RE: Feelers for London Open Source Convention

2001-01-17 Thread Robin Szemeti
on this original work. he then intends to promote a 'selected excerpt' from his original work after the draw, and sue the football league if they infringe his copyright by publishing an identical list. hes obviously mad, but hey .. he might even win :) -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windo

Re: Red Hat worm discovered

2001-01-17 Thread Robin Szemeti
o can make it into a decent install, where as many other OS's are plain incurable. All seem to have a weakness from Solaris to Plan9 .. redhat just got rooted because it was popular .. as a matter of interest what is your fave Linux or *nix install then?? -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requ

RE: Feelers for London Open Source Convention

2001-01-17 Thread Robin Szemeti
your methodolgy documented somewhere. and if I publish all the variants .. and each week Billboard 'copy' one of my 'works of art' can I sue them ? :) -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or better" So I installed Linux!

Online Time

2001-01-17 Thread Robin Szemeti
-- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or better" So I installed Linux!

Re: [Job] BOFH wanted was: Re: Red Hat worm discovered

2001-01-18 Thread Robin Szemeti
On Thu, 18 Jan 2001, you wrote: There's a difference between what the conslutant gets and what the client pays! not here at 'Redpoint Consulting' there isn't :) -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or better" So I installed Linux!

RE:Consultancy company was [Job] BOFH wanted was: Re: Red Hat worm discovered

2001-01-18 Thread Robin Szemeti
be up for it as well .. and hes a proper one too, I believe his wardrobe has all three shades of hat :) -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or better" So I installed Linux!

Re: Hardware Upgrade Fund

2001-01-19 Thread Robin Szemeti
133mhz DIMMS of the 256Mb flavour for ~65 + vat the other day .. memory has plummetted now is a very good time to buy. -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or better" So I installed Linux!

Re: Consultancy company

2001-01-19 Thread Robin Szemeti
BT bil I only was connected for a paltry 786 hours too ... :) -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or better" So I installed Linux!

Re: Consultancy company

2001-01-19 Thread Robin Szemeti
of working much over another then do it that way .. both have merit. and I'm still dead keen to be involved in an XP project :)) whatever .. if you lot are going to be in Chinatown on Monday thats as good a reason as any I can see for making a trip to the smoke ... see ya there. -- Robin Szemeti

Re: Consultancy company

2001-01-19 Thread Robin Szemeti
to do it all the time. The probelm I have at home is NOT being averly dostracted, but getting carried away and forgetting to eat for too many hours :) -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or better" So I installed Linux!

time

2001-01-19 Thread Robin Szemeti
to add ntpdate to your root crontab someday too .. :) -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or better" So I installed Linux!

Re: Consultancy company

2001-01-20 Thread Robin Szemeti
conditions any day (to a point anyway). My basic break even is at about 30K a year .. once I get to that poijt I start taking holidays. Money is great, but chilling out by the pool is better and skiing is better still [speaking of which its Chamonix again in 2 weeks] just my $1 / (2500^0.5) -- Robin

Re: Big Macs v The Naked Chef -- pitfalls of scaling consultancies

2001-01-20 Thread Robin Szemeti
to his own calculations his company burdens programmers with around 25 hours a week of management crap .. I know where i;d start looking for effiencies. this article was more up to date: http://www.fastcompany.com/online/25/geeks.html much more up to speed with the culture. -- Robin Szemeti

Re: Holy War

2001-01-21 Thread Robin Szemeti
from crontab once a day at a more useful hour. 'part from that its just fine. I run Dedrat 7.0 on my server at mailbox and having turned off all the dangeroos stuff and set up the IPCHAINS and put SSH on it its been totally reliable and unhacked. -- Robin Szemeti The box said "req

Re: Perl/MySQL based forums

2001-01-21 Thread Robin Szemeti
{text}='Hello World'; my ($result)=Template::test(\%data); print $result; exit 0; package Template; sub test{ my ($data)=shift; return END; table tr td$data-{text}/td /tr /table END } -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or better" So I installed Linux!

Re: Perl/MySQL based forums

2001-01-21 Thread Robin Szemeti
into the templates and using the various [% FOREACH ...%] cos thats just as bad as putting html inline innit? -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or better" So I installed Linux!

Re: Perl/MySQL based forums

2001-01-21 Thread Robin Szemeti
On Sun, 21 Jan 2001, I wrote: so while I'm on .. what is wisdom on this then .. my method was going to err hold your answers .. I'm just reading the docs on (the recently discovered) templatetoolkit.org -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or better" So I installed Linux!

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

2001-01-21 Thread Robin Szemeti
On Sun, 21 Jan 2001, you wrote: Keeping employees 101: Show respect, recognise them, care for them and provide opportunity for growth. It's all about the love; that's all anyone really wants. and money ... lots and lots of money ... -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windo

Re: Consultancy company

2001-01-21 Thread Robin Szemeti
ny to have work done by' A1 bleeding edge code written by the planets happiest programmers ... sounds like a good recipe to me. -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or better" So I installed Linux!

Re: Consultancy company

2001-01-21 Thread Robin Szemeti
t .. sorta) -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or better" So I installed Linux!

Re: Consultancy company

2001-01-23 Thread Robin Szemeti
or inclination to do it. I can see a role of 'architect' being needed on occasion. -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or better" So I installed Linux!

Re: Consultancy company

2001-01-23 Thread Robin Szemeti
come in handy :)) -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or better" So I installed Linux!

Re: Mailing List Archive

2001-01-25 Thread Robin Szemeti
On Fri, 26 Jan 2001, you wrote: * Robin Szemeti ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote: I must admit I don;t particularly like the idea of someone else holding this info though .. I mean .. its like 'ours' innit .. but i have no i'm sure you could do something in your sig, along the lines

Re: Video Tips

2001-01-28 Thread Robin Szemeti
On Sun, 28 Jan 2001, you wrote: Here's a top tip. Don't try to video two hours of programs on an hour and a half of video tape. can't you just gzip it? -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or better" So I installed Linux!

Re: Video Tips

2001-01-28 Thread Robin Szemeti
On Sun, 28 Jan 2001, you wrote: * Robin Szemeti ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote: On Sun, 28 Jan 2001, you wrote: Here's a top tip. Don't try to video two hours of programs on an hour and a half of video tape. can't you just gzip it? only if its a GNU video recorder err

template toolkit .. one more kwestion

2001-01-29 Thread Robin Szemeti
each time? -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or better" So I installed Linux!

Re: Video Tips

2001-01-29 Thread Robin Szemeti
summink else .. Get the Grail takes you through a little sequence ' of congratulations youve found the grail .. thanks for playing' and the programme then quits. -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or better" So I installed Linux!

Re: template toolkit .. one more kwestion

2001-01-29 Thread Robin Szemeti
On Mon, 29 Jan 2001, you wrote: In message [EMAIL PROTECTED], Robin Szemeti [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: this works fine if the function returns a list with more than one thing in it .. if there is only one thing in the array I get a 'dont know how to access [ 3 ].0 if for example item 3

Re: template toolkit .. one more kwestion solved

2001-01-29 Thread Robin Szemeti
was going on. -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or better" So I installed Linux!

Re: Bad Perl

2001-01-30 Thread Robin Szemeti
rogrammers and as such the idea of subroutines and lexically scoped variables is probably a bit hard for them. but the code does stink. I have to keep it in a plastic bag just to stop the smell from getting out. -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or better" So I installed Linux!

Re: Perl Books

2001-01-31 Thread Robin Szemeti
ISTR) that no one ever lost money by underestimating the intelligence of their readership. -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or better" So I installed Linux!

Re: Perl Books

2001-01-31 Thread Robin Szemeti
On Wed, 31 Jan 2001, you wrote: Robin Szemeti [[EMAIL PROTECTED]] quoth: * *no one ever said the buying public were intelligent ... Well, people rise to meet expectations too. There is precious little in the way of good CGI books with a practical slant to them out there so out of the lot

Re: Perl Books

2001-02-01 Thread Robin Szemeti
On Thu, 01 Feb 2001, you wrote: Robin Szemeti [[EMAIL PROTECTED]] quoth: * *i think we get a slanted view on what a 'normal level of intelligence' *is, because in general, we work with exceptional people. I spent the last I know at least 2 nobel laureates who wouldn't know jack about CGI

Re: Perl Books

2001-02-01 Thread Robin Szemeti
this in like this' level and there *is the full blown 'buy a copy of Programming Perl' approach I dont see *much middle ground. It's hard to write such a book. yup .. right see you lot at the meeting tonite, then .. im off to Switzerland :)) -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windo

Testing .. but not as I know it

2001-02-13 Thread Robin Szemeti
(flatfile based, MySQL based etc) where as the acceptance tests just work with whatever module is loaded and treat it as a black box ...??? am I making any sense ? .. oh well ... -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or better" So I installed Linux!

Re: VA?

2001-02-13 Thread Robin Szemeti
On Tue, 13 Feb 2001, you wrote: On Tue, 13 Feb 2001, Struan Donald wrote: *and* they have blue LEDs :) ( find blue LEDs on http://rswww.com/ if you dont believe me) I seldom order from spammers. try http://www.farnell.com -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windo

Re: Testing .. but not as I know it

2001-02-13 Thread Robin Szemeti
I get to grips with it ) its mainly down to the design and subtlties of which bits go in where ... ho hum .. back to the codeface. -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or better" So I installed Linux!

Re: London.pm List Weekly Summary 2001-02-12

2001-02-15 Thread Robin Szemeti
the same way on subsequent uses. surely it would make more sense to change one character each time in a humorous fashion. just my GBP 0.02 worth ( ~ 8.67 EUR at current exchange rates ) -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or better" So I installed Linux!

Re: t-shirts

2001-02-22 Thread Robin Szemeti
e "Muttley is an Arsehole" .. I dunno, such poor grammar these days :)) -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or better" So I installed Linux!

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

2001-02-23 Thread Robin Szemeti
On Fri, 23 Feb 2001, you wrote: Has anyone yet called French a glue language for English? ahh ... but what it boils down to is you are indulging in a little horse play at the expense of our Gallic freinds. it is amusing to make thes little remarks on the hoof is it not? .. -- Robin

Re: The Last Post.....

2001-02-23 Thread Robin Szemeti
lemme know -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or better" So I installed Linux!

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

2001-02-23 Thread Robin Szemeti
On Fri, 23 Feb 2001, you wrote: From: Robin Szemeti [SMTP:[EMAIL PROTECTED]] Has anyone yet called French a glue language for English? ahh ... but what it boils down to is you are indulging in a little horse play at the expense of our Gallic freinds. it is amusing to make thes

Re: Class::DBI + job posting

2001-02-23 Thread Robin Szemeti
' open combat stuation .. in reallity its very tightly administrated and designed not to let you kill and mutilate the house bots, and make you look good on telly. -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or better" So I installed Linux!

Re: Strange Request

2001-03-12 Thread Robin Szemeti
essor." ^ Does that strike you with fear and dread, then? :-) well .. to be fair .. yes its appalling Perl but it works, and it IS the industry standard if only because there is nothing better freely available. -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 9

Re: Strange Request

2001-03-12 Thread Robin Szemeti
costs much more to admin than decent s/w but the drive to keep costs down ahs forced many ISPs to take the open source/free stuff route .. unfortunatley for the planet FormMail is now so standard that if you didn;t have it your punters would ask for it! .. err probably -- Robin Szemeti Th

Re: Matt's Scripts

2001-03-14 Thread Robin Szemeti
ur scripts are exposed to the world .. its not such a big deal on paranoid ISP sites as they are usually only luser scripts doing somethig tedious .. the consequences on a commercial site could be very real indeed ... I always have my cgi-bin directory outside my document root .. makes sense to me.

Re: Matt's Scripts

2001-03-14 Thread Robin Szemeti
not that hard .. there are ways ... I believe we have some world renowned experts on the topic at hand ... now where is 'merlin' when you need him :) -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or better" So I installed Linux!

Re: Matt's Scripts

2001-03-14 Thread Robin Szemeti
On Wed, 14 Mar 2001, you wrote: enough people find moving/copying files on windows complex... when you start introducing a second computer... hmmm I wouldn't place such creatures as far up the food chain as 'people' .. but I know what you mean. -- Robin Szemeti The box said "req

Re: Matt's Scripts

2001-03-14 Thread Robin Szemeti
on the laptop for those 'emergency' moments. -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or better" So I installed Linux!

RE: Matt's Scripts

2001-03-14 Thread Robin Szemeti
state, setting up a VPN is the way to go, and then they can use whatever they want, presumably SMB or NFS if the pipe is at all reliable. ugh .. SMB .. shiver ... -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or better" So I installed Linux!

Re: Matt's Scripts

2001-03-14 Thread Robin Szemeti
and AND want to pay the least for the service ... there is a rather good ISP on Hawaii that plainly states 'the service is not suitable for clueless users' .. ring em up and ask too many docile questions and they pull your account .. -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or better&

Re: New Perl Stuff From O'Reilly

2001-03-15 Thread Robin Szemeti
of learning perl in 1/10 of the verbosity. .. and ideally the whole book :) -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or better" So I installed Linux!

Re: Dimsum Announcement Service

2001-03-16 Thread Robin Szemeti
with unrestricted phone access at the reception desk makes this very worthwhile. -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or better" So I installed Linux!

Re: Makemaker problems

2001-03-16 Thread Robin Szemeti
/HelperClass.pm or whtever apart from the base class which you just put in the root ie move ./Apache/Session/Store/SharedMem.pm to ./ and make sure it has the full package name. perl Makefile.pl and make manifgest again .. and that might work -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windo

Dedrat 7.0 and PGP

2001-03-17 Thread Robin Szemeti
OK .. I'm getting desperate now :) Anyone out there running Redhat 7.0? managed to build PGP from source on it? ... or if not found a binary of PGP that works with PGP::Sign ?? . .poxy things giving me grief .. of course it builds fine on 6.2. -- Robin Szemeti The box said "req

Re: Dedrat 7.0 and PGP

2001-03-17 Thread Robin Szemeti
On Sat, 17 Mar 2001, you wrote: On Sat, Mar 17, 2001 at 12:25:28PM +, Robin Szemeti wrote: OK .. I'm getting desperate now :) Anyone out there running Redhat 7.0? managed to build PGP from source on it? ... or if not found a binary of PGP that works with PGP::Sign ?? . .poxy

Re: Dedrat 7.0 and PGP

2001-03-17 Thread Robin Szemeti
On Sat, 17 Mar 2001, you wrote: Robin Szemeti [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: OK .. I'm getting desperate now :) Anyone out there running Redhat 7.0? managed to build PGP from source on it? ... or if not found a binary of PGP that works with PGP::Sign ?? . .poxy things giving me grief

Re: Dedrat 7.0 and PGP

2001-03-18 Thread Robin Szemeti
On Sat, 17 Mar 2001, you wrote: On Sat, Mar 17, 2001 at 02:01:11PM +, Robin Szemeti wrote: I haven't considered the GPG option yet .. its going to be for a user thing .. and PGP is more common .. I am right in thinking that GPG and PGP are basically different and not interchangeable

Re: Matt's Scripts Projects

2001-03-20 Thread Robin Szemeti
(in terms of time to admin it) is small (1 hour a week max, plus a couple of days at some poin tduring hte year to get it all together and hassle the accountant) but the benfits, financially are significant. -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or better" So I installed Linux!

Re: Matt's Scripts Projects

2001-03-20 Thread Robin Szemeti
On Tue, 20 Mar 2001, you wrote: - Original Message - From: "Robin Szemeti" [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Tuesday, March 20, 2001 3:06 PM Subject: Re: Matt's Scripts Projects On Tue, 20 Mar 2001, you wrote: apart from that the benfits of running as

Re: Matt's Scripts Projects

2001-03-20 Thread Robin Szemeti
of thing from time to time. -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or better" So I installed Linux!

Re: Matt's Scripts Projects

2001-03-20 Thread Robin Szemeti
the specified ZIP archive. A companion program, zip(1), creates ZIP archives; both programs are compatible with archives created by PKWARE's PKZIP and PKUNZIP for MS-DOS, but in many cases the program options or default behaviors differ. -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or b

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

2001-03-21 Thread Robin Szemeti
the concepts of "unimatrix", "grid" and "node". These can be extended into n-dimensional space. bahhh .. now you've let the genie out of its Klein Bottle. I suggest introducing the concept of a large blank form field and allowing the address to be in an appropriate loca

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

2001-03-21 Thread Robin Szemeti
tmen can't even deliver it with the correct address on including post code .. so they must be martian postmen you are talking about ... -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or better" So I installed Linux!

Re: Perl Training Courses

2001-03-22 Thread Robin Szemeti
we'll soon let you know so you can avoid that mistake in future ;)) -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or better" So I installed Linux!

Re: Perl Training Courses

2001-03-22 Thread Robin Szemeti
its not as good as something like Borland TurboDebugger. Whether I actually need it is a different question .. if its much too hard with a print statement then that probably tells you something about the code :) .. [I should add something about caller(1) is your freind too ] -- Robin Szemeti

Re: That book

2001-03-22 Thread Robin Szemeti
On Thu, 22 Mar 2001, you wrote: 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

Re: Perl Training Courses

2001-03-23 Thread Robin Szemeti
Boundschecker can mention Numega's other brilliant product Softice .. now Softice is scarily good .. never has ^D been so much fun ... (http://www.numega.com/drivercentral/components/si_driver.shtml) are we suffering from thread drift again ? :) -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or b

Re: That book

2001-03-23 Thread Robin Szemeti
On Fri, 23 Mar 2001, you wrote: I thought that 'EasyScripts' (or, even, 'EZScripts') and I can tell you that ezscripts.org is still available the .com is a parking page and the .net doesn;t resolve. -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or better" So I installed Linux!

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

2001-03-23 Thread Robin Szemeti
t (cos its easy) .. why was HAL called HAL? -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or better" So I installed Linux!

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

2001-03-23 Thread Robin Szemeti
ble on DVD ? .. hmm now .. who do we know htat does DVDs? -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or better" So I installed Linux!

Re: upgrade fund

2001-03-26 Thread Robin Szemeti
its the way to go. (after scsi, natch :) -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or better" So I installed Linux!

Re: upgrade fund

2001-03-26 Thread Robin Szemeti
nice rack mount RAID solutions with fibrechannel architecture and up to a terrabyte in 3U ... sure you can;t be tempted ? ;) -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or better" So I installed Linux!

Re: white wine

2001-03-26 Thread Robin Szemeti
On Tue, 27 Mar 2001, you wrote: * Robin Szemeti ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote: know what is. ughh ,,, chardonay .. toilet water :) it all depends, the one i recommeded has body I am of cours always ready to be educated .. by practical demonstration ;) then we get on to the 'wine so

mmm ... toys ..

2001-03-26 Thread Robin Szemeti
a decent viewing angle instead of the usual 5 degrees or so. all I need to do now is partition magic it and install Linux ... does anyone know if fips.exe can resize partitons without hoovering the lot ?? or shuold I get partition magic anyway ? -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windo

JOB: non-london

2001-03-28 Thread Robin Szemeti
I happen to know of a nice perl / linux admin gig in the midlands if anyone wants it ... mail me offlist if you would be so kind. -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or better" So I installed Linux!

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

2001-03-28 Thread Robin Szemeti
On Wed, 28 Mar 2001, you wrote: On Wed, Mar 28, 2001 at 01:23:01PM +0100, Robin Szemeti wrote: I concur. There is simply too much of the important stuff missing from Java to make it useable for web content delivery as far as I can tell. I just couldn't do half of what I do without

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

2001-03-28 Thread Robin Szemeti
, and then get them to extend it in some way and time that .. don't get me wrong .. I'm not just Java bashing .. but really, the hype it gets would have you believe its all tings to all men .. in reallity its got good points, but some big holes too ... -- Robin Szemeti The box said "req

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

2001-03-28 Thread Robin Szemeti
looked ... and their script failed to find 'Perl' even though they have a test for Perl ... whoever wrote the site obvioulsy dint do very well in the tests! -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or better" So I installed Linux!

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

2001-03-28 Thread Robin Szemeti
On Wed, 28 Mar 2001, you wrote: On Wed, Mar 28, 2001 at 09:26:38PM +0100, Robin Szemeti wrote: (my pseudo-transaction scheme for MySQL is basically : .. do this and return a closure to undo it if I to .. bung the closures in an array .. if something screws up then back it all off

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

2001-03-29 Thread Robin Szemeti
On Thu, 29 Mar 2001, you wrote: * Robin Szemeti ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote: IMHO to be of any use certification needs to be HUGE .. eg we need O'Reilly AND Manning behind it or it simply won't fly. We could write a i think this will end up a slow process umm .. so long as you have

Re: Suggestion - use of Subject: line

2001-03-29 Thread Robin Szemeti
;-) oh .. alright then .. -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or better" So I installed Linux!

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

2001-03-29 Thread Robin Szemeti
ver library. err [1] unlikely to happen because its deprecated as of BIND-tools version 9.1 you are apparently supposed to use dig or host .. my feeling is that nslookup is too easy to use and useful so they decided to deprecate it to make it harder for non BIND gurus to be able to tell wahts going o

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

2001-03-31 Thread Robin Szemeti
. If you have to use anything from BIND, host and dig are at least somewhat consistent but its nice .. I like the old things .. I bough ta tape drive because it would give me the excuse to use the mt command ;) -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or better" So I installed Linux!

Re: Buffy

2001-04-01 Thread Robin Szemeti
...' :) Its amazing what people can do if left alone in a darkened room for a few months isn't it .. it reminds me of that scene from 'The Shining' ... pages and pages of the word 'Buffy' Have you been remebering to take your dried frog pills this week Leon ? :-) -- Robin Szemeti The box said

Re: CGI .. its out to get me ...

2001-04-01 Thread Robin Szemeti
the 'if defined' test on it directly makes that happen .. if you have more than one value assigned to a parameter does it return the next on on the list when you call it next time? hmm .. more investigation needed :) .. just remebered data::dumper is my freind .. -- Robin Szemeti The box said "req

Wavelan

2001-04-01 Thread Robin Szemeti
of the usual suspects [qw/insight dabs bluepoint/] failed to reveal a source. -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or better" So I installed Linux!

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

2001-04-01 Thread Robin Szemeti
On Sun, 01 Apr 2001, you wrote: On Sun, 1 Apr 2001, Robin Szemeti wrote: agreed it is a dumb thing, especially if your nameserver doesnt have a name to lookup Erm!!?!? How exactly were you planning to point anything at it? an NS RR requires an authoritative name as it's RHS. if its

Re: Wavelan

2001-04-01 Thread Robin Szemeti
On Sun, 01 Apr 2001, you wrote: On Sun, Apr 01, 2001 at 09:14:22PM +, Robin Szemeti wrote: Anybody care to suggest a decent purveyor of the Lucent Wavelan cards?? My two recommended suppliers are; http;//www.compconnect.co.uk web http://www.freebsd-services.co.uk ta muchly .. off

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

2001-04-02 Thread Robin Szemeti
by not doing so. in general everyhting gets named eventually .. but the original question was 'how can it serve names if it doesnt have a name itself' which is a subtly different question :) -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or better" So I installed Linux!

RE: Wavelan

2001-04-02 Thread Robin Szemeti
On Mon, 02 Apr 2001, you wrote: Robin Szemeti wrote on Sunday, April 01, 2001 3:29 PM I'm assuming you already have a basestation. If not, you'll probably be wanting one of those too. I can personally recommend the Apple Airport basestation yes .. I'd heard Airport was good

RE: Crazy Idea

2001-04-03 Thread Robin Szemeti
On Tue, 03 Apr 2001, you wrote: Hmmm. Do the words "foot" and "mouth" mean nothing to you? maybe ... do the words 'I have my own field' mean anything to you ;) -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or better" So I installed Linux!

Re: when are we going to see the caaaamels

2001-04-03 Thread Robin Szemeti
' sauce and it should be OK ... wot you reckon, bun and a few onions or baked potatoes? -- Robin Szemeti The box said "requires windows 95 or better" So I installed Linux!

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