Please not yet-another-oo-system, let's support frameworks

I'm very keen to be actively deprecating and removing syntactic oddities that folks should already be prohibiting via good perlcritic policies (i.e linting) hopefully in their editors and CI pipelines.

And standard perl is a good way for code bases to prepare for the future and derive real benefits right now. Both build on the meritocracy approach of CPAN.

It is that meritocracy that brought us the object frameworks Moose (which people seemed to feel was too big) and then Moo+Type::Tiny (which…

Contacting author of Net::Azure::StorageClient

I am trying to contact Junnama Noda author of Net::Azure::StorageClient

I have sent two emails now to the public email address listed in his public github profile and have received no bounce or response.

If anyone is in contact with him, please have him contact me

Dean

Stack Overflow Developer Survey 2020

There's a lot in it and we could question some of the methodology, but here's some thoughts.

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Perl developers are older (and there aren't that many of them) but salaries are excellent.

I…

Late May Software Releases

There have been several! LANraragi, ZEVENET CE, LedgerSMB, and Sympa. All great perl software!

LANraragi v.0.7.0 -- Cat People (Putting Out Fire)

Web application for archival and reading of manga/doujinshi. Lightweight and Docker-ready for NAS/servers.

This release includes an API revamp, categories have finally been added, PDF files are now first class citizens, Docker image is much smaller, and many other fixes and small features.

Check it out here: https://github.com/Difegue…

Sqitch v1.1.0 released

Sqitch is a database change management application. It currently supports PostgreSQL 8.4+, SQLite 3.7.11+, MySQL 5.0+, Oracle 10g+, Firebird 2.0+, Vertica 6.0+, Exasol 6.0+ and Snowflake.

Changelog at https://github.com/sqitchers/sqitch/releases/tag/v1.1.0