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Re: [perl-108] New MacBook Setup - I still use and recommend perlbrew. There is now also plenv but I find the workflow that it defines to be too intrusive for my tastes. Still you should know it exists. Perlbrew let's you easily choose your perl and library path which it Joel B. Feb 15, 2018 1:52 PM
New MacBook Setup - Don Feb 15, 2018 1:24 PM
Re: [perl-108] TPC::NA 2018 call for volunteers - I haven’t decided yet. Probably not unless my wife JT S. Jan 31, 2018 2:30 PM
TPC::NA 2018 call for volunteers - JT - you going? Help needed for the 2018 TPC::NA The Perl Conference in America, formerly YAPC::NA, has put forward a formal call for volunteers to help out with next year's event. Perl has likely helped Andy B. Jan 31, 2018 11:29 AM
Re: [perl-108] Sometimes you just have to ... "ask an individual to leave" (cryptic crossword) - > or if you just want Perl: perl -nlE'say if /^[a-z]{3}one$/' /usr/share/dict/words D'oh - aspell's list!  I knew that ... mine was more of a Rube Goldberg approach. ;-) Andy B. Jan 26, 2018 1:48 PM
Re: [perl-108] Sometimes you just have to ... "ask an individual to leave" (cryptic crossword) - > On Jan 24, 2018, at 5:03 PM, Andy Bach wrote: > > So, I needed a 6 letter word, ending in "one" and having only one kind of hammer: > perl -e 'for $a ( a .. z ) { for $b ( a .. z ) { for $c ( a .. z ) { print "$a$b${c}one\n" Andy L. Jan 24, 2018 7:13 PM
Sometimes you just have to ... "ask an individual to leave" (cryptic crossword) - So, I needed a 6 letter word, ending in "one" and having only one kind of hammer:  perl -e 'for $a ( a .. z ) { for $b ( a .. z ) { for $c ( a .. z ) { print "$a$b${c}one\n"}}} ' | aspell -a  | perl -ne Andy B. Jan 24, 2018 5:03 PM
Re: [perl-108] Jobs in Milw - On Thu, 04 Jan[masked]:35:15 +0000 (UTC) Andy Bach wrote: > Begin forwarded message: > > *From: *Steve Nolte > *Subject: **[Milwaukee-Perl-Mongers] Perl Software Engineer at > Assuran Steve L. Jan 4, 2018 8:47 PM
Jobs in Milw - Andy B. Jan 4, 2018 12:35 PM
Re: [perl-108] Linux Laptops - Anybody use/know anout Linux on Alienware Andy B. Oct 18, 2017 12:36 PM
Re: [perl-108] Fwd: [madison-web-design-and-dev] UW Madison Division of Information Technology (DoIT) seeking PeopleSoft Developers - On Tue, 17 Oct[masked]:00:41 +0000 (UTC) Andy Bach wrote: Too bad they don't consider OOP a "standard" language, I'd try for the job. -- Steven Lembark 1505 National Ave Workhorse Comp Steve L. Oct 17, 2017 9:24 PM
Fwd: [madison-web-design-and-dev] UW Madison Division of Information Technology (DoIT) seeking PeopleSoft Developers - ---------- Forwarded message ---------- From: Ben Seigel < madison-web-design-and-dev-ann­ounce Andy B. Oct 17, 2017 1:00 PM
Re: [perl-108] Linux Laptops - On Sat, 14 Oct[masked]:26:47 +0000 (UTC) Don wrote: > Hello MadMongers, > > I know a handful of you are running Linux on your laptops. I'm > mulling over replacing my ailing MacBook Pro that rather grudgingly > runs Linux w Steve L. Oct 15, 2017 10:47 AM
Re: [perl-108] Linux Laptops - Mine is a System76 Galago Pro, comes installed with Ubuntu. On Sat, Oct 14, 2017 at 4:35 PM, Jesse Thompson < Sean S. Oct 15, 2017 10:02 AM
Re: [perl-108] Linux Laptops - Same... I run Ubuntu-Gnome on a more recent Dell XPS 13 On Sat, Oct 14, 2017 at 12:53 PM cecilgol < [address removed] > wrote: Jesse T. Oct 14, 2017 4:35 PM
Re: [perl-108] Linux Laptops - I run fedora 26 on a 2015 Dell XPS 13 that has become my primary laptop. I love it. On Sat, Oct 14, 2017 at 12:26 PM, Don < cecilgol Oct 14, 2017 12:38 PM
Linux Laptops - Hello MadMongers, I know a handful of you are running Linux on your laptops.  I'm mulling over replacing my ailing MacBook Pro that rather grudgingly runs Linux with spotty hardware support. Don Oct 14, 2017 12:26 PM
Fwd: [madison-web-design-and-dev] Sector67 and Chris Meyer need your help! - ---------- Forwarded message ---------- From: Ben Seigel < madison-web-design-and-dev-ann­ounce Andy B. Sep 25, 2017 4:54 PM
Re: [perl-108] update your perl monger wardrobe - I think he's already ordered the shirts, according to an update, and it doesn't seem like you can still get in on the order, unless I'm missing something. oh well. Don Sep 7, 2017 2:55 PM
Re: [perl-108] update your perl monger wardrobe - Nevermind. I see that the campaign is over already. JT S. Sep 7, 2017 2:30 PM
Re: [perl-108] update your perl monger wardrobe - It’s probably not too late to change it! You should post JT S. Sep 7, 2017 2:29 PM
Re: [perl-108] update your perl monger wardrobe - Oh, c'mon, he missed the obvious opportunity to express the timeline as: 1997..2007 -- Don Smith Don Sep 7, 2017 1:14 PM
update your perl monger wardrobe - 96 J E. Sep 7, 2017 12:27 PM
Re: [perl-108] Fwd: [madison-web-design-and-dev] UW Madison (DoIT) is looking for full-time software developers - You have any connections with the folk at UW? Be interesting to find out what they thought of me :-) -- Steven Lembark 1505 National Ave Workhorse Computing Rockford, IL 611 Steve L. Aug 15, 2017 12:27 PM
Re: [perl-108] Puzzled by list - J E. Aug 7, 2017 2:19 PM
Fwd: [madison-web-design-and-dev] UW Madison (DoIT) is looking for full-time software developers - ---------- Forwarded message ---------- From: Ben Seigel < madison-web-design-and-dev-ann­ounce Andy B. Aug 7, 2017 2:18 PM
Re: [perl-108] Puzzled by list - Your first match: my $count = $string =~ /\d+/g; is leaving pos($string) just after the first match.  This is part of the operation of m//g matches in boolean context, to allow you to continue searching from where your last m Graham K. Aug 7, 2017 1:17 PM
Re: [perl-108] Puzzled by list - Neat! It's returning 4 for the four patterns found after the scalar context "=~ m//g" advances past the first.  I think the relevant *perlop* is: Mike P. Aug 7, 2017 1:15 PM
Puzzled by list - Not sure where I got this syntax, but my $string = "yes 10 no 1 ok 25 why 16 8"; my $count = () = $string =~ /\d+/g;        # result counter gives me "4", the last element position.  Some Andy B. Aug 7, 2017 12:56 PM
Re: [perl-108] Come work for DoIT Middleware! - > (I know, I haven't been to a meeting in a billion years...) > > If you're interested in working for UW-Madison in Identity Management > (and won't mind working with me...), we're hiring two Identity and > Access Management (IAM) Engineers: > > Steve L. Aug 1, 2017 10:08 AM
Re: [perl-108] Come work for DoIT Middleware! - FYI, this job is still open!  Come apply if you're interested! jon On Fri, Jun 16, 2017 at 4:14 PM, Jon Miner < Jon M. Jul 6, 2017 9:03 AM
Come work for DoIT Middleware! - (I know, I haven't been to a meeting in a billion years...) If you're interested in working for UW-Madison in Identity Management (and won't mind working with me...), we're hiring two Identity and Access M Jon M. Jun 16, 2017 4:14 PM
Re: [perl-108] Fwd: The Perl Conference 2017 (f.k.a. YAPC-NA) - On Thu, 13 Apr[masked]:58:36 +0000 (UTC) Andy Bach wrote: > Anybody going? I will be speaking. -- Steven Lembark 1505 National Ave. Workhorse Computing Steve L. May 13, 2017 8:39 PM
Re: [perl-108] alternative | matches twice? - Andy, I've been bitten by this exact thing (missing the 'g' flag) more than once ;) -- Don Apr 14, 2017 12:23 PM
Re: [perl-108] alternative | matches twice? - On Fri, Apr 14, 2017 at 11:42 AM, Timm Murray < [address removed] > wrote: Andy B. Apr 14, 2017 12:10 PM
Re: [perl-108] alternative | matches twice? - It's the /g modifier.  In this example: $ perl -e 'my $res = " hi mom \n"; $res =~ s/^\s+h|m\s+$//g; print "-", $res, "-\n";' -i mo- The first time throug Timm M. Apr 14, 2017 11:42 AM
alternative | matches twice? - Somebody sent me: $res =~ s/^\s+|\s+$//g; and my first thought was that if there are both begin and end spaces, this will only delete the initial spaces. The pipe is "alternate", meaning either this or that ... Andy B. Apr 14, 2017 11:32 AM
Fwd: The Perl Conference 2017 (f.k.a. YAPC-NA) - Anybody going? ---------- Forwarded message ---------- From: James E Keenan via yapc < [address removed] > Date Andy B. Apr 13, 2017 12:58 PM
Perl Weekly: Camel Doctor: Perl debugger in your browser - 96 J E. Mar 9, 2017 11:22 AM
Fwd: [madison-web-design-and-dev] UW-Madison Division of Information Technology (DoIT) seeking User Experience Designer - ---------- Forwarded message ---------- From: Ben Seigel < madison-web-design-and-dev-ann­ounce Andy B. Mar 2, 2017 4:30 PM
Fwd: The Perl Conference 2017 in DC (aka YAPC::NA 2017) - Call for Speakers - ---------- Forwarded message ---------- From: Brock Wilcox < [address removed] > Date: Th Andy B. Mar 2, 2017 10:30 AM
Re: [perl-108] Terrabytes of "cloud" storage - I use Amazon S3 to store about 4 petabytes of JT S. Feb 23, 2017 11:11 AM
Terrabytes of "cloud" storage - Hey, A friend of mine, a commercial photographer, is looking to backup 20+T of raw photo data. They're currently on a number of 4T disks and a larger RAID device, but they're all in one place.  I just s Andy B. Feb 23, 2017 10:52 AM
adventure series - Curling conflicts with Madmongers the next 2 month for me. :-(  April should be good though.  I will follow along in Github and I will plan on talking about building, shipping and running the app via Docker at that time. Jesse T. Jan 14, 2017 8:25 AM
Fwd: #46 - Sector67 Build Madison 19th-20th - 24 Hour Hackathon - ---------- Forwarded message ---------- From: Sector67 < [address removed] > Date: Tue, Nov 15, 2016 at 2:0 Andy B. Nov 15, 2016 2:13 PM
Perl6: Update on rakudo.js - 96 J E. Oct 12, 2016 1:26 PM
Re: [perl-108] We're number 10! we're number 10 - Actually it looks like we're number 9, if I'm reading things right.  We were 10th in Aug of 2015 :) -- Don Smit Don Aug 31, 2016 11:42 AM
We're number 10! we're number 10 - http://www.tiobe.com/tiobe-ind­ex/ up a whopping .39% too! -- a Andy Bach, Andy B. Aug 31, 2016 10:57 AM
Randal Schwartz is in the hospital and could use some help. - http://blogs.perl.org/users/br­ian_d_foy/2016/08/randal-schwa­rtz-is-in-the-hospital-and-cou­ld-use-some- Andy B. Aug 20, 2016 3:17 PM
Larry Wall on Slashdot - I suppose all you cool kids already read this but: https://developers.slashdot.or­g/story/16/07/14/1349207/the-s­lashdot-interview-wit Andy B. Jul 18, 2016 10:05 AM
Re: [perl-108] Acme::Hodor - That's excellent! Nice work! On Thu, Jul 14, 2016 at 10:56 AM Jesse Thompson < [address removed] > wrote: Joel B. Jul 14, 2016 4:40 PM
Acme::Hodor - Someone had a slide at Lockdown with an image that said something like "I wish there was an app that converted text in a document to Hodor".  I was bored, so I wrote this: https://me Jesse T. Jul 14, 2016 3:56 PM
Fwd: [madison-web-design-and-dev] UW DoIT Seeking Full Time UX Designer - ---------- Forwarded message ---------- From: Ben Seigel < [address removed] > Andy B. Jul 12, 2016 12:51 PM
Re: [perl-108] Fwd: [S67 Public] Any suggestions for a drone? - On Tue, May 10, 2016 at 10:46 AM, Eric Selje < [address removed] > wrote: Andy B. May 10, 2016 10:55 AM
Re: [perl-108] Fwd: [S67 Public] Any suggestions for a drone? - If you're in Madison the Camera Company on Odana Rd. has an array of drones and cameras. Support your local retailer! On Tue, May 10, 2016 at 10:35 AM, D Eric S. May 10, 2016 10:46 AM
Re: [perl-108] Fwd: [S67 Public] Any suggestions for a drone? - I'm not sure what the price point is these days, but I have a Parrot AR Drone 2.0 that I got a few years back refurbished on Woot.  It's definitely consumer grade, so you're not going to start a business with it.  The camera i Don May 10, 2016 10:35 AM
Fwd: [S67 Public] Any suggestions for a drone? - Any suggestions? ---------- Forwarded message ---------- From: EJ Alexandra < [address removed] > D Andy B. May 10, 2016 9:51 AM
MadMongers' April Mtg: Test::DBIx::Class presentation - Halo J E. Apr 15, 2016 5:46 AM
Re: [perl-108] Koans - get in before their hot - Didn't see it linked in your stuff, but The Codeless Code is an occasionally entertaining take on koans... http://thecodelesscode.com/con­tents Don Mar 30, 2016 1:11 PM
Koans - get in before their hot - Apparently going to be all the rage in language learning: https://dzone.com/articles/lea­rning-made-fun-the-zen-way-no-­really Fortunately, there's Andy B. Mar 30, 2016 12:47 PM
Re: [perl-108] CPAN unpublish? - On Wed, Mar 23, 2016 at 8:10 AM, Timm Murray < [address removed] > wrote: Andy B. Mar 23, 2016 4:06 PM
Re: [perl-108] CPAN unpublish? - Andy L. Mar 23, 2016 8:29 AM
Re: [perl-108] CPAN unpublish? - You can delete tarballs from your PAUSE account. That would get mirrored out to all of CPAN from there, unless some mirror chooses to archive everything. On Wed, Mar 23, 2016 at Timm M. Mar 23, 2016 8:10 AM
CPAN unpublish? - Hi All, I'm not sure if anyone here works with node.js/npm and saw the news about a developer's unpublishing his npm mo Don Mar 23, 2016 6:32 AM
Come see Mojolicious: A next generation web framework - The Milwaukee Perl Mongers are hosting Chicago's Joel Berger on Tuesday, March 22, at the Assurant office in downtown Milwaukee where he will give a tour of the Mojolicious web framework  Steve N. Mar 18, 2016 9:48 AM
Fwd: [S67 Public] Fwd: Volunteering - Wisconsin FLL Championship 2/21 - ---------- Forwarded message ---------- From: Chris Meyer < [address removed] > Date: Thu, Feb 18, 2016 a Andy B. Feb 19, 2016 12:36 PM
Re: [perl-108] Fwd: [YAPC::NA Announce] YAPC::NA::2016 Call for Speakers - Absolutely, I'm really looking forward to it.  But not planning to submit a talk... perhaps I'll propose a lightning talk. -Steve On Tue, Feb 9, 2016 at 10:50 AM Andy Bach Steve N. Feb 10, 2016 9:20 AM
Fwd: [YAPC::NA Announce] YAPC::NA::2016 Call for Speakers - Anybody planning on going? ---------- Forwarded message ---------- From: YAPC Admin < [address removed] > Andy B. Feb 9, 2016 10:50 AM
Wolfram's free book - a P6 template? - Yeah, well http://blog.stephenwolfram.com­/2015/12/i-wrote-a-book-to-tea­ch-the-wolfram-language/ and the book: Andy B. Feb 1, 2016 3:15 PM
Re: [Perlweekly] #235 - YAPC::NA::2016 announced - On Mon, Jan 25, 2016 at 3:57 PM, Andy Bach < [address removed] > wrote: Andy B. Jan 26, 2016 10:21 AM
Fwd: [Perlweekly] #235 - YAPC::NA::2016 announced - Interesting discussion: https://www.reddit.com/r/perl/­comments/427kq8/why_isnt_perl_­more_popular/ Andy B. Jan 25, 2016 3:57 PM
Fwd: [web608] Volunteers Needed! Adorable's Kids Coding Camp - ---------- Forwarded message ---------- From: Alnisa Allgood < [address removed] > Date: Wed, Jan 6, 2016 Andy B. Jan 6, 2016 10:09 AM
PostgreSQL DBA needed - My team at Assurant Specialty Property is looking for a PostgreSQL DBA to work on site in downtown Milw Steve N. Dec 3, 2015 10:07 PM
SVG Units - I think I figured out a trick to get units to come out consistently in SVG.  I wanted my model to come out in millimetres for a laser cutter. The trouble is that just adding "mm" suffixes to Timm M. Nov 24, 2015 6:11 PM
Larry Wall on Triangulation - For anybody else who missed this on Monday... https://twit.tv/shows/triangul­ation/episodes/225?autostart=f­alse In related news, when Larry has long hair he looks linda like me. jon -- Jon Miner Reason #6 to quit your job and move to Key W Jon M. Nov 19, 2015 7:03 PM
10-Nov Mtg.: Re: Series of short talks - Halo J E. Nov 10, 2015 10:17 AM
Re: [perl-108] brian d foy coming to town - On Wed, Oct 28, 2015 at 10:00 PM, JT Smith < [address removed] > wrote: Andy B. Oct 29, 2015 10:52 AM
Re: [perl-108] brian d foy coming to town - I’ve set up the meetup with Brian. He said JT S. Oct 28, 2015 10:00 PM
Re: [perl-108] brian d foy coming to town - Works for me! On Wed, Oct 28, 2015 at 5:22 PM, Jon Miner < [address removed] > wrote: Jesse T. Oct 28, 2015 6:04 PM
Re: [perl-108] brian d foy coming to town - Aw, man, I've got a trainwreck of stuff that Jon M. Oct 28, 2015 5:17 PM
Re: [perl-108] brian d foy coming to town - On Wed, Oct 28, 2015 at 1:24 PM, JT Smith < [address removed] > wrote: Andy B. Oct 28, 2015 3:59 PM
Re: [perl-108] brian d foy coming to town - I can't 100% commit to attending right now, but I would be interested. -- Don Smith don.c.s Don Oct 28, 2015 2:18 PM
RE: [perl-108] brian d foy coming to town - Preview not available Rob H. Oct 28, 2015 2:04 PM
Re: [perl-108] brian d foy coming to town - I'd definitely come. On Wed, Oct 28, 2015 at 1:24 PM, JT Smith < [address removed] > wrote: Timm M. Oct 28, 2015 1:37 PM
brian d foy coming to town - brian d foy has said he’d come up and do a talk on Novemb JT S. Oct 28, 2015 1:17 PM
Re: [perl-108] Christmas in October? - On Fri, Oct 9, 2015 at 4:12 PM, Jon Miner < [address removed] > wrote: Andy B. Oct 9, 2015 4:26 PM
Re: [perl-108] Christmas in October? - I have no idea what Jon M. Oct 9, 2015 4:12 PM
Christmas in October? - "As the old joke goes, Perl 6 is coming out this Christmas." Only this time, he meant it. Larry has a soft, cheerful voice, and an unflaggingly positive attitude. "To the Andy B. Oct 9, 2015 2:05 PM
Perl un-malware engine! - The malware is developed in Perl and each sample comes with its own Perl interpreter. Infected devices are connected to a peer-to-peer (P2P) netw Andy B. Oct 8, 2015 12:42 PM
Re: [perl-108] Amazon Web Services,in Plain English - All good points! > On Sep 24, 2015, at 10:45 AM, Jesse Thompson wrote: > > Thought JT would enjoy this... > > https://www.expeditedssl.com/aws-in-plain-english > > > > -- > Please Note: If you hit "REPLY", your JT S. Sep 24, 2015 12:44 PM
Re: [perl-108] Amazon Web Services,in Plain English - There's some genuinely useful descriptions in there, but they've edited out some of the humor from an earlier version.  My personal favorite when this first hit Hacker News was... Don Sep 24, 2015 9:54 AM
Amazon Web Services,in Plain English - Thought JT would enjoy this... https://www.expeditedssl.com/a­ws-in-plain-english Jesse T. Sep 24, 2015 9:45 AM
Perl RE cheat sheet - A Nice Perl RE cheat sheet: http://perlmaven.com/regex-che­at-sheet though if you want to understand REs, get the O'Reilly "Mastering Regular Expresstions" book ! a Andy B. Aug 26, 2015 2:26 PM
Re: [perl-108] mod_perl random with bias? - I did try adding srand() in the handler code itself, but it didn't help. But it appears that adding it to PerlChildInitHandler works! What you guys are saying does explain why the problem happens more on the test server (where MaxClients is "too Jesse T. Jul 29, 2015 1:49 PM
Re: [perl-108] mod_perl random with bias? - I assume you are seeding rand for mod_perl: Jon M. Jul 29, 2015 1:17 PM
Re: [perl-108] mod_perl random with bias? - A shot in the dark: Perl seeds the RNG via srand() when it starts up.  The way it generates the first seed is rather complicated, but the important thing is that if you're not restarting mod_perl much, Timm M. Jul 29, 2015 12:30 PM
mod_perl random with bias? - I know that Perl's rand() is problematic, but I can't tell why this is happening. I first noticed this problem with List::Util::shuffle, but I decomposed to also be a problem with rand() When I put this code, which selects a random element from Jesse T. Jul 29, 2015 12:12 PM
Drones at EAA - a GB TV station visited the south side of Oshkosh J E. Jul 23, 2015 9:11 AM
Koding + Perl - Last month I posted a link to Codenvy, lamenting how their lack of Perl support both in their runtime and IDE makes it a pain to use. I recently heard about Koding.com, so I checked it out. Koding has full native Perl support in both their runtime a Jesse T. Jun 13, 2015 9:56 AM
Re: Daily News - Microsoft offers Windows 10 carrot, threatens with stick - On Tue, May 26, 2015 at 5:32 AM, CodeProject < [address removed] > wrote: Andy B. May 26, 2015 6:44 PM

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