January 2013 Archives

Moose Mashing

Does Moose eliminate the sin of False Impatience* by making it so damn easy to just add a dash of OO to your script in order to avoid messing around with data structures? That's how I've started, so there's bound to be a few contusions as I find the corners of my own ignorance, digging out the notes from Dave Cross' most excellent Perl School on the subject. It's not pretty, but it gets the job done.

This is a story about how hacking away at a script taught me some things that I should have known.

About Enkidu

user-pic I am a Freelance Scientist** and Perl is my Igor.