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Dean

  • Website: bytefoundry.com.au
  • About: I blog about Perl. Need an open source firewall or some perl work in Australia? Give me a call!
  • Commented on My Perl Toolchain Summit
    Annoyingly, the flickr link seems to require the visitor to log in to yahoo :(...
  • Commented on Perl Toolchain Summit 2017 - Day 2
    cpancover.com gives me a 404......
  • Posted Sydney Perl Mongers: April Meeting to dean

    You are invited to join us for this months Sydney PM meeting. We are hosted for the fist time by BarNet and we are glad and grateful for their invitation.

    Everyone with an interest is welcome regardless of your experience with Perl and although we appreciate people RSVP'ing on Meetup, ther…

  • Commented on Tomorrow is LWP Hack Night
    Having a LWP hack night is a great idea....
  • Commented on Turkish speaker needed
    cheers, much appreciated...
  • Posted Turkish speaker needed to dean

    A very kind person has submitted a Turkish translation for FormFu.

    We're hoping another kind Turkish speaker could find a few moments to read over the submission and check it's good to go.

    PR at -> https://github.com/FormFu/HT…

  • Posted Perl BoF @ LCA 2017 to dean

    A Perl BoF (Birds of a feather) meeting has been officially organized for this years linux.conf.au Conference in Tasmania Australia.

    Further details can be found at: https://linux.conf.au…

  • Posted Netdisco moves to Github to dean

    Quoting Oliver G.

    Hi all,

    First, a very happy [Gregorian calendar] new year to you, and thanks for
    continuing to use our software!

    Following agreement in the dev team, the new home for Netdisco and
    SNMP-Info is: https://github.com/netdisco

    Ple…

  • Commented on Introducing JIRA::REST::Class
    Jira et. al. is now the MS Office of software development....
  • Posted Perl and Elasticsearch from Sydney PM to dean

    Perl and Elasticsearch - The talk I gave this week and Sydney PM.

    ="border:1px solid #CCC; border-width:1px; margin-bott…

  • Posted August Perl Meeting (Sydney) to dean

    Please join us on Wednesday, August 17, 2016 from 6:30pm at Fishburners (608 Harris Street, Sydney, NSW)

    Speakers are still being selected, please let us know if you would like to present a talk or lightning talk.

    Join us on:


    • M…

  • Commented on Please delete old releases from your CPAN directory
    Use ceph with ssd+platter disks?...
  • Posted Hiring in Sydney Australia to dean

    Staples is hiring Perl developers like crazy here in Sydney Australia.

    I understand they are running a linux+perl+oracle environment, with the usual periphery of open source to boot.

    More details and apply at: http://buff.ly/1TImJxp

    The…

  • Posted Sydney PM Tonight to dean

    Jobs! Hiring!: Staples is hiring 3x perl devs in Sydney. Click here to apply. Also another Sydney Perl Job,

  • Posted A helper managing your PM social media to dean

    Social media will absolutely help you grow your local PM. Through consistent social media usage, when combined with consistently holding meetings, Sydney PM meeting attendance has grown from a motley crew of ~6 people 18 months ago to a venue busting 25 last month.

    Attendance was so unexp…

  • Posted Hiring in Sydney Australia to dean

    (From the Sydney.PM email list, Facebook page and #australian on irc.perl.org)

  • Posted Feb. Sydney PM Next Week to dean

    Broadbean have offered to host us next month, thanks be to Peter H for setting the wheels in motion once again.

    What: Sydney PM
    Date: Tuesday, 16th Feb 2016
    Time: 6-9:30pm
    Where: Broadbean, Suite 8.03, 9 Hunter Street, Sydney

    Lloyd speaking on …

  • Commented on Python is The New "Write-Only, Linenoise" Language
    In python, you cant "next" out of multiple loops. In PHP you have to count your way out. Thats all for me. Perl labels > all...
  • Commented on Is this thing on?
    Can RoR really be considered 'hot' and 'new' ? Wikipedia claims RoR Initial release: 18 December 2005; 10 years ago Django is actually older: Initial release 21 July 2005; 10 years ago[1]...
  • Posted OpenWRT and Perl, From December SydneyPM to dean

    My talk from this months SydneyPM. Wherein I install OpenWRT on to an inexpensive TP-Link pocket router, install perl and attempt to smoke CPAN.

  • Posted Sydney PM Tomorrow to dean

    We can has shirts! Grab one tomorrow for AUD$30 or contact us for shipping etc. (Thanks CSW for the rush order)

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  • Posted Happy Hanukkah! to dean

    Although I am not Jewish, I wanted to post o/t and wish Happy Hanukkah to all my Jewish friends in the Perl community.

    Also, thanks for a great excuse to eat jam donuts and charge it to the company.

  • Commented on Fixed 5.22 problems during my compiler port
    Can we try cperl via perlbrew/plenv? Also, publicly stating "John broke xyz" probably doesnt help win people over....
  • Posted Sydney-pm December/Christmas Event Details to dean

    Please join us at Sydney Perl Mongers for our December/Christmas meeting and last meet for the 2015 year.

    Date: Wednesday, 16th December 2015
    Time: 6-9pm
    Place: Ooyala and Telstra Software Group Office, Level 9, 175 Liverpool St, Sydney

    One of the devel…

  • Posted Another awesome Sydney-PM to dean

    Thanks to the 14 people who attended and our three speakers, John, Peter and Mandy. Hopefully their slide decks will be available shortly.

    In the "Good news everyone!" category, there are a couple of Perl shops in Sydney who are hiring right now (afaik, local not remote workers). People sh…

  • Posted Sydney PM November - Tomorrow! to dean

    It's Tomorrow!


    Date: Tuesday, 10th November 2015
    Time: 6-9pm
    Place: Broadbean, Suite 8.03, 9 Hunter Street Sydney

    Best train station: Probably Townhall?

    Lighting Talks:

    John Horner, "extracting poetry from the Twitter fireh…

  • Posted Sydney Perl Mongers October 2015 to dean

    Step right up, step right up, step right up. Everyone's a winner!

    What: Sydney Perl Mongers
    When: Monday October 12th, 6:00pm - 9:30pm
    Where: Fishburners, 608 Harris St, Ultimo, N…

  • Posted BZ::Client updated for Bugzilla 5.0 to dean

    Since receiving co-maintainer for BZ::Client about a year ago, I have been gradually sprucing things up with code style tweaks, including patches from RT etc.

    Over…

  • Posted Getting big without getting fat, in perl to dean

    I presented this talk last night at Sydney PM to a crowd of 12 enthusiastic mongers. Thanks to Catalyst-IT for hosting us, and for shouting free pizza and drinks!

    ="//www.slideshare.net/sli…

  • Posted Seeking helpers for Net::DHCP to dean

    Are you sitting at home thinking "I've got all this free time, I really want to make use of it playing around with bitstrings using pack and unpack" ?

    Your search is over! I need your help!

    For some time now I have been chipping away at enhancements for Net::DHCP. …

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