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  • About: Entrepreneur, technologist, life hacker, Perl hacker and father. I like building things, solving problems and playing games, occasionally at the same time.
  • Commented on Let's top git.io
    Or scan through this list of trending developers and follow anyone you recognize: https://github.com/trending/developers?l=perl&since=monthly...
  • Commented on Let's delete 10,000 files from CPAN
    2112 scheduled for deletion, thanks to rjbs' tool...
  • Commented on HTTP::Tiny::SPDY - A Subclass of HTTP::Tiny with SPDY Support
    I'm trying to collect HTTP::Tiny extensions into HTTP::Tiny::UA. Would you be willing to contribute it there instead?...
  • Commented on A convention for Changes files
    As I've said elsewhere the only general spec I would support is this: First line: Version flush left, followed by whitespace, followed by human readable date (subsequent text optional) Subsequent lines: whitespace-indented text or whitespace-only lines If people want to...
  • Commented on Breaking users of old versions of a module
    VERSION would be called before import, so you can flag whether it was or not: package Foo; our $VERSION = 1; my $checked_version; sub VERSION { my $self = shift; $checked_version = 1; $self->SUPER::VERSION(@_); # or do your own minimum...
  • Commented on Crowdsourcing self-confidence
    Peter, whether it's volunteer or not doesn't matter. Either you're in charge or your not. It sounds like you are. So, fix the management parts of the project in the way that you want. That's what being BDFL means. Rule...
  • Commented on Crowdsourcing self-confidence
    How much do you care? If you don't care, then just walk away and let the project stall. (C.f. Module::Build) If you care, then fix the project. I think you have the moral authority given the amount of work you've...
  • Commented on p5-MOP syntax improvements
    If you're just prototyping, I wonder if source filters would let you be more experimental with less effort....
  • Commented on Unicode is 20++ years old and still a problem
    How is File::Find supposed to know how file names are encoded on your particular filesystem? (Hint: not all filesystems store names as UTF-8 Unicode.) That said, I don't see what Text::CSV::Slurp is doing to filenames that would cause a problem....
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