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Hey everyone, Following is the p5p (Perl 5 Porters) mailing list summary for the past week. Enjoy!...
Posted on 2017-01-16 10:06:16
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Posted on 2017-01-15 17:55:00


teslamodel3:

Seriously, is an EV good or bad for the environment?

Posted on 2017-01-15 10:00:35

Previously I explained what the namespaces are in Perl, using the package keyword, but we have not seen the actual solution to the problem we encountered earlier.

Posted on 2017-01-14 16:00:11

For example estate tax versus death tax.

Posted on 2017-01-14 10:00:21
Posted on 2017-01-13 19:35:00
Posted on 2017-01-13 19:25:00
Posted on 2017-01-13 19:21:00


Vitamins should come from food, not supplements. 

Posted on 2017-01-13 10:00:28
Posted on 2017-01-13 00:00:00
Posted on 2017-01-12 15:30:00
“Math is the language of reality.”

- Eric Weinstein
Posted on 2017-01-12 10:00:18

Previously we saw the problems with Perl 4 libraries. Let's now see a better solution using Perl 5 namespaces.

Posted on 2017-01-11 12:00:11


Aluminum used to be more expensive than gold.

Posted on 2017-01-11 10:00:11
Posted on 2017-01-11 08:55:00

I recently had a bug in some of my personal software and found it both interesting and horrifying. The software in question is what allows me to mute some kind of email (usually based on subject but it could be anything really) and unmute it on a given day. It’s great for stuff at work that will continue spewing until we are able to release a new build.

Posted on 2017-01-11 07:10:14
Posted on 2017-01-10 23:00:00
Dave Mitchell has requested an extension of $20,000 for his Maintaining the Perl 5 Core grant. This will allow him to dedicate another 400 hours to this work. During this grant he sent regular reports to the p5p mailing list as well as providing monthly summary reports that have been published on this site, the most recent of which are linked below: Month 35 Month 36 Oct/Nov Before we make a decision on this extension, we would like to have...
Posted on 2017-01-10 22:00:01
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