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When my great-grandmother was growing up in the Outer Lumbago Republic she’d often … Just kidding. Here’s the recipe without twenty paragraphs of irrelevant SEO-optimizing blather: Ingredients Olive oil 2 medium onions 1 bag of vegan ground beef (Gardein, Beyond, you choose) Some spices you like 16-24 ounces of frozen carrots, corn, and peas 1 tub of vegan cream cheese of your choice 12 ounces of cream of something soup (I like Imagine Foods Creamy Broccoli) 1 big ol’ bag …
Posted on 2019-12-05 21:49:56
The Grants Committee has concluded the voting of the November/December 2019 round. There was one proposal this round, which was approved. **Voting results: Not approved: 7 YES votes, 0 NO votes, 3 abstentions The committee members were in general very positive about this proposal. We accept proposals throughout the year; our next round of review will begin early November. You can submit proposals at any time. If you want to
Posted on 2019-12-05 14:40:14
Well some-days it would be nice to get a little advice, without asking for it, before one heads down a very long and in the end futile path. Today that happened to me when I was starting down a path...
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As you hopefully are aware of, Advent of Code has started again on the 1st December. On day 2 you have to write an interpreter for something called Intcode (I won't repeat the specs here, so you ...
Posted on 2019-12-03 00:34:12
The language formerly known as Perl 6 is now called Raku, so this year’s advent calendar can be found at rakuadventcalendar.wordpress.com. Enjoy, and please updated your bookmarks, RSS feeds and so on!
Posted on 2019-12-01 19:27:13
Today's post proves that test suite, even one that uses canned data, requests and responses, is a very valuable asset to have about. As I was charging though some 80 action calls copying the requests from my successful unit tests...
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I ending up in my last post with a test that was running but most of the tests where failing. ok 1 - Call S3->CreateBucket from /home/scolesj/aws-sdk-perl/t/09_requests/s3-create-bucket.request ok 2 - Got content eq from result … ok 11 - Got...
Posted on 2019-11-28 02:00:00

The reverse function is an excellent solution, but for a fun exercise you might want to know how to do that without the built-in reverse function.

Posted on 2019-11-26 18:30:01
I didn't notice much public discussion, but in the last month, Perl 5 development has moved to Github. The logistics of the move were mostly handled by Todd Rinaldo although I'm sure there were other people helping. The change involved...
Posted on 2019-11-26 18:07:56
Goodness Paws 30 and I am at least code compete as far as running through all of the different action found on S3. Now that leads me to a very important part. I now have to do a little bit...
Posted on 2019-11-26 02:00:00

Last week was the ZipRecruiter holiday party. As usual they had a photobooth (two in fact!) Catherine and I took three sets of pictures but I didn’t get an email for one of the three. Read on to find out how I got them.

Posted on 2019-11-25 07:07:54
The Hilton Houston North has been selected as the #TPCiH venue! #savethdates June 23-27, 2020. The 3-day tech conference goes from Wednesday, June 24 through Friday, June 26. Master-class tutorial sessions will be offered Tuesday, June 23 and Saturday, June 27 #perlcon #rakulang
Posted on 2019-11-24 19:57:55
I've been trying to update the docs for Type::Tiny and want feedback. Is there anything that's hard to understand, or needs explaining more? New version Old version In particular, it's Type::Tiny::Manual and the other pod pages in that namespace that...
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