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David Hodgkinson

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  • Sébastien Feugère commented on Web Scraping with Zydeco

    Zydeco prefixes your class names with the package name. The :: in front of class names will avoid this.>

    This is explained with an example in this documentation.

  • Sébastien Feugère commented on Web Scraping with Zydeco

    Thanks for sharing this: it helps to have a real life example that go beyond the Foo::Bar app.

  • Toby Inkster commented on Web Scraping with Zydeco

    Zydeco treats class names and role names as relative to the container package unless you prefix them with "::".

    Relevant docs.

  • Matthew Persico commented on Why I don't try the Perl Weekly Challenges

    Wait? You think that the point of these challenges is to make people feel they "are not smart enough"?

  • Martin McGrath commented on Why I don't try the Perl Weekly Challenges

    The point of perl weekly challenges is quite well defined on their site. None of it is intentionally designed to make people feel bad about not being able to tackle a challenge.

    The barrier for participation is what, able to use some git at a fairly basic level, understand the particular challenge (if you are unfamiliar with the topic in question this needs research on your part), figuring out an approach, applying that in perl, rinse and repeat until you have something that achieves the goal. That doesn't seem unreasonable, since that is what a great deal of programming/problem sol…

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